3 Halloween Safety Tips for Black Cats

This blog post appears on the “Zesty Paws” website:   When Halloween rolls around, everyone’s favorite scary movies come back on our screens…we bet you’ll be watching Hocus Pocus again, right? This classic Halloween film features the talking black cat Binx, reminding us that black cats, in particular, are always brought to the forefront at this…

How to Make Your Cat More Friendly

This blog post appears on the “Zesty Paws” website:   Some cats just aren’t social butterflies, but that’s okay! Whether they’re newly adopted, lacked socialization with other kittens in their litter, or simply in their own little world, there’s all sorts of reasons why some cats give us pet parents the cold shoulder. So… how to…

4 Fall Safety Tips for Dogs

This blog post appears on the “Zesty Paws” website:   Isn’t Autumn awesome? Leaves are falling, temperatures are dropping, and pumpkins are popping up everywhere. What a fun time of year! But sometimes, Fall also creates some challenges for pet paw-rents. So, let’s take a look at four important Fall safety tips for dogs that you…

How to Adjust Your Dog to Their New Home

This blog post appears on the “Zesty Paws” website:   Adopting a dog is one of the most rewarding things you can ever do – you’re saving a life and making a wonderful addition to the family. But while it’s a win-win situation, there’s a transition time you need to be aware of as your new…

4 Ways to Care for Small Dogs

This blog post appears on the “Zesty Paws” website:   Our fur babies bring so much joy into our lives. They’re part of our families, and when we bring them home we commit to caring for their every need, much as we do our children. Heck! They are our kids! That can vary, though, according to several…

6 Ways How to Dog-Proof Your Home

This article appears on the “Dog Endorsed” website:   When we bring dogs into our homes, we’re often so obsessed with how cute they are that we forget that they’re animals. And animals respond differently to their environment than we do. They are scavengers and survivalists. And while there are exceptions to the rule, most…