When the Family Pet Is More Than Just a Pet

Some people fall into the category of, “my pet is just an animal, not a family member”. Everyone else falls into the category of, “my pet is a family member”.  Those people are the ones who stay up all night worrying about Fido having an upset stomach or cry until the cat, Peaches, comes homeContinue Reading …

Halloween Safety Tips for Pet Owners

Halloween is just around the corner and that leaves many preparing to look for costumes, candy, décor and so much more. There is a lot of preparation that goes into celebrating Halloween but many don’t think about how they can keep their pets safe over Halloween. Our pets are our best friends and members ofContinue Reading …

Our Baby Hedgehog update

It has been just over two weeks since we welcomed our newest family member, a baby hedgehog.  Last I posted, we still did not know what we were going to name this cute little guy. But after lots of thinking and some debate, we decided on Nigel. I have been doing my best to postContinue Reading …

Meet our Hedgehog

When our oldest son was turning four, we had an animal themed birthday party for him. The traveling zoo brought to our home all kinds of reptiles, snakes, spiders, and small mammals. One of the animals we got to meet and hold was a hedgehog. I instantly fell in love with the spiny little guyContinue Reading …

Take Care of your Labs with Royal Canin Labrador Food

Our family has two large dogs. One is a lab cross and the other is a purebred black Labrador.  Earl is just over four years old and the biggest baby you will ever meet. He is the sweetest dog with the kindest heart. Technically he is our daughter’s dog, but he is very much theContinue Reading …

My First Pet: Help Your Kids Take Care Of Their Pet

‘Mummy, can I have a dog please?’ This is a much dreaded question for many parents as it generally means that they will have an additional responsibility. Indeed, many kids are not prepared for the arrival of an animal in their home, and find themselves so overwhelmed by the task that they never take careContinue Reading …

Four Vital Things To Look For When Choosing Your New Veterinary Practice

We all know the importance of having a positive relationship with our own doctor. Your doctor has to be someone that you trust and that understands you as a person, as well as being fully clued up on your health history. Getting ill can be stressful, so having a medical professional who understands your needsContinue Reading …

Young Child? Top Dog Breeds For Your Family

When you want to add a pooch to your family, you need to make sure you choose a breed that’s the right fit for your family. After all, you want to make it a great experience for your little one and the dog. Therefore, you need to consider each breed carefully before choosing a poochContinue Reading …