Death rarely fails to have a significant impact upon us. Logically, we know that there is an inevitability to it, a natural part of the life cycle. Still, emotionally it has the potential to have a devastating and disruptive influence. This doesn’t just go for the passing of human friends and family, either—when our pets die, we can feel it just as keenly.
It was heartbreaking to see a neglected dog like Lola show so much love towards humans, despite the fact that it was also humans who had been cruel to her and her friends at the slaughterhouse.
Separation anxiety is a condition in which your dog cannot stand to stay at home while you are not around. They start feeling anxious and distressed when they don’t see you and end up behaving unusually or destructively.
Like people, dogs can become anxious and uneasy in new situations. Your veterinarian can prescribe medication to help combat the anxiety, but you can also use natural herbal remedies to calm your pooch without making them drowsy. Check out these herbal remedies for your anxious dog.
Although all dogs are individuals, there are often common traits shared between dogs of the same breed. To find a dog with the best characteristics for you and your family’s lifestyle and temperament, use Rover’s dog breed selector to answer questions about your lifestyle, and the selector will provide you with several suggestions. Here are a few of the highlighted breeds.
A lifetime of pet care is estimated to cost between $9,000 and $13,000, with annual expenses for caring for a dog averaging $1,843. Given that veterinary care is often initiated under emergency circumstances, many pet owners are opting to purchase pet health insurance to help them better budget for keeping their pets healthy.
Taxi is another of the dogs rescued from the Cheonan Dog Slaughterhouse in the pouring rain and stifling heat on the morning of July 21st, surrounded by the stench of death.
Keeping your home clean with pets can be a challenge, and choosing pet safe cleaning supplies can add a level of complication. But taking care and finding cleaning supplies without chemicals considered harmful for pets and humans, along with safe storage practices, can go a long way to keeping your home clean and safe for pets.
Thanks to the care and love of Lexi’s fosterer, she was able to regain her fluffy white fur and her smile. And later, she found her forever family.