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Holiday Pet Preparedness
Pets can ruin a holiday if you’re not prepared. Decrease your seasonal stress by pet-prepping your dog, cat, guests, and home for the upcoming holidays. Utilize the tips below from Petrendologist Charlotte Reed to create pet-friendly holidays.   How can...
Dogs Living Their Best Life with Supplements
In a recent study conducted by Clover Research, researchers found in analyzing Google Trend data that “pet supplements” searches were at an all-time high. In fact, 300 times higher than ever before. So, what does that mean as a pet...
Trends in Pet Food and Treats
The pet food industry has seen significant shifts and growth given the lasting effects the coronavirus pandemic has had on consumer expectations for their pets. As consumers continue to place increasing focus on their own health and wellness, they have...
Two Pet Industry Trends That Pet Owners Need to Know About
Pets are part of the family. Pets are wellness companions, protectors, or best friends, sometimes all three. As a result, people are spending more money on their pets, and this is reflected in the growing pet industry. The increasing pet...
Sneak Peak of Trendy New Pet Products
According to the American Pet Products Association (APPA), the pet industry has reached over $100 billion in annual sales, the highest level in industry history. Joining us today is Petrendologist Charlotte Reed, host of the syndicated The Pet Buzz radio...
Celebrating April as Earth Month
In celebration of April as Earth Month, we want to help pet owners realize that their pets have an environmental impact. While you may be reducing your carbon footprint, you should also pay attention to your pet's environmental impact! Meaningful...
Spring Into Action with a Seasonal Pet Health Check
  The temperatures are rising and the flowers are starting to bloom; spring has finally sprung! For your dog or cat, springtime can also be a good time to go through a “Spring Pet Health Check”.  Why are heartworm preventives...
Did you know that March is Pet Poison Awareness Month?
While many pet owners are aware that many common foods such as grapes; raisins; onions and related plants such as chives, shallots, and garlic; Macadamia nuts; chocolate, sugar-free gum or other foods containing the sweeter xylitol are toxic to pets,...
The Top 4 Reasons We Don’t Brush Our Dog’s Teeth
Written by ANNALEE SCHROEDER and used with permission from Tevrapet. Here at Tevrapet, we’re celebrating National Pet Dental Health Month, but the vast majority of pet parents don’t brush their dog’s teeth. And by majority, we mean 98 percent. Around 80 percent of...
Proper Dental Care for Your Four Legged Friends
Petrendologist Charlotte Reed on the importance of proper dental care for the health of your pets. Watch Charlotte cover both the Traditional methods and the What's NewWatch the Video Here.
SlimPaws Supplements seek to make canine obesity a thing of the past!
Tevra Brands has officially announced the release of a new formulation of their SlimPaws supplements for dogs. These supplements, intended to be given to dogs twice daily, show incredible results in the field of canine weight loss.
2022 New Year’s Pet Resolutions
Did you know that the most common aspirations for this New Year are to better manage money, to loose weight and to be happier. But these goals can also apply to our pets. Managing pet dollars and cents Creating a pet budget allows a pet owner to create a spending plan for their pet needs. A budget ensures you will have […]
Caring for Our Senior Dogs: How to Help Manage Muscle Atrophy
As a pet owner, it’s extremely difficult to see your dog suffer. So when your dog’s muscles begin to decline, simple tasks such as walking up the stairs, become difficult, it’s important to get your furry best friend the help he needs. Muscle atrophy is a type of muscle loss where your muscles start to […]
Sneak Peak of Trendy New Pet Products
Who doesn’t love an exclusive, insider view of game-changing products?  According to the American Pet Products Association (APPA), the pet industry has reached over $100 billion in annual sales, the highest level in industry history. But what new factors are contributing to the increase in pet owner-consuming spending? And what new product addresses current pet [...]
Fido's Got the Back to School Blues
After the family has been home for the summer (and, of course, the pandemic), your pets have been used to a large amount of attention. Without family members home all day, your pet might act out in a variety of different ways when that attention is lost as the kids go back to school and/or [...]
Let Sleeping Dogs Lie
Like humans, dogs need sleep. Good sleeping habits and a regular feeding and exercise regime contribute to healthier sleeping patterns for dogs.  Petrendologist Reed provides expert tips about dogs and sleeping.   How many hours a day does a dog sleep? Dogs sleep anywhere from 8-14 hours a day. However, these numbers can vary based [...]
Pet Proofing 101
It is important to pet-proof a house with the same vengeance that we use to baby-proof our homes. As pet parents, we must recognize that every home contains a variety of items and substances that can be dangerous or even fatal if ingested by pets. You protect your pet’s health by targeting the most common health [...]
Summer Cooling Products for Pets
When the temperatures soar, pet owners need to take steps to keep their pets cool.  The summer months can be uncomfortable—even dangerous—for pets as well as their people.  Use these expert tips to keep your pets cool and safe this summer season. Hydration Every Day & All Day July is Hydration Awareness month.  Your dog's body will [...]
Back-to-Work Preparedness for Pandemic Pets
Both dogs and cats are creatures of habit. If you’ve been at home with them during the pandemic, they have gotten use to having you around all day. Before going back to work, a gentle transition can help establish a routine that is critical for their well-being and long-term happiness. Start slow Introduce the new [...]
Gearing Up For Summer
Summer adventures become even more fun for dogs when they have the proper gear. Whether you’re planning a staycation or a more intense excursion this summer, check out some of the season’s best finds. Sun Protection With summertime sun, it’s not only time to start upping your sun protection game, but your pet’s too. For [...]
Challenging Times Dictate Adjustments: Veterinarians Must Focus On What Matters Most
To say that COVID-19 has changed our personal lifestyles over the past month is an understatement. The coronavirus pandemic has caused us to shelter at home, and of course avoid time with friends at social events, entertainment venues, restaurants and even church. Sure, we may have video and streaming services, take-outs from our surviving restaurants […]