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How Pets Help Children with Autism

How Pets Help Children with Autism

Photo by Etolane / CC BY-NC-ND Autism is a mental condition associated with difficulty socializing and communicating clearly. Studies have shown that for a child with autism, having a pet improves social skills and assertiveness, along with the many other…

Pet Travel

Pet Travel

We’re all going on a summer holiday: pets are welcome too! Whether you’re renting a summer house in Cabo, soaking up the rays on the white sands of a Caribbean island or brushing up on your French in Paris this…

Fireworks and Dogs and Cats

Fireworks and Dogs and Cats

It’s the time of year for loud booms and bright blasts! While fireworks seem fun and entertaining for us, fireworks and pets can be a scary thing. It is that time of the year again, and fireworks will be going…

Mosquitoes and Pets

Mosquitoes and Pets

Those pesky bugs! Mosquitos not only annoy humans during the summer months, they also annoy our four-legged friends! Mosquitoes and dogs are NOT a good match! I recently traveled to my parent’s house to celebrate Mother’s Day. While I was there,…

Dog Anxiety

Dog Anxiety

Don’t fret, Fido. I’ll be right back! Learn how to tell if your dog is suffering from “canine separation anxiety,” and how to help it relax. While dogs may be known more for their playful side, some dogs can become very…

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