Ease Trifexis Serving!

Getting medicine down your dog’s throat is not always easy. Sometimes they eat it eagerly, sometimes they fight you tooth and nail. One such nasty tablet, which is also sizable, is Trifexis. If your dog is on a monthly prescription for Trifexis and you have trouble getting the little fuzz-ball to take it, I have a trick that will make this very painless.

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Holidays Part 1; Halloween

Holidays Part 1; Halloween
by Ben Balser 

The holiday season is upon us and it’s time to take extra care with our K9 family members. In this 4 part blog post, we will look at concerns of health and safety for our beloved furry-buddies on each of the coming holidays: Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years. Each has its own unique issues that we’ll take a brief look at. So here is Part 1; Halloween!
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The True Value Of A Therapy Dog

Every rare now and then, a dog gets to change a life. Sometimes in big ways, sometimes in small ways. This is the story of how my Corrine changed someone’s mind about dogs. It isn’t saving a life, but it’s still an honorable achievement. Something I never thought I’d actually get to participate in. I hope you enjoy this very true story of how a Therapy Dog and Canine Good Citizen proved those certifications really do matter. That raising and training your dog correctly is vital to making your life, and the world a better place. Read More…

Puppies for Christmas: Part 2

The first-year cost of pet ownership exceeds $1,000, according to the ASPCA.  The costs of bringing an animal into your home go far beyond any initial adoption fee, which can vary from nothing at all to hundreds of dollars. Here is a breakdown of the average first-year cost of pet ownership for one medium dog, according to the ASPCA.
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Puppies for Christmas: Part 1

Are you considering getting a puppy for Christmas? Perhaps for your children, or your significant other? Or perhaps even for yourself? Before you rush out to get that perfect cuddly pooch, there are two topics to consider, and we’ll cover the first one this week. Read More…