Responsible Pet Care

Separation Anxiety: Dog Looking Out Of Window
My Pet Child

Separation Anxiety: How To Know If Your Dog Has It

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.

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Herbal Remedies for Your Anxious Dog

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.

Susan Doktor

A Pet Health Insurance Primer

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.

Susan Austin

How To Make Sure Cleaning Supplies are Safe for Pets

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.

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Growing and Maintaining a Pet Herb Garden

Experts tell us animals will intuitively eat plants to treat their own symptoms—they self-medicate. Why not grow a pet herb garden to help them out? Here are six tips on how to grow and maintain a pet health herb garden.

The Animal Health Company

How to Look After your Dog During the Winter Months

Just like us humans, dogs begin to feel the pinch when the weather starts to cool down, even when they have thick furry coats to rely on. As winter approaches, it’s essential to take extra precautions to make sure your dog is safe when they’re outdoors in the rain, snow or icy winds.

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Puppy Training Guide: When to Tackle Each Skill

Training is a critical part of your puppy’s growth and development. But when is the right time to start training? The short answer: It depends on the skill. Read our guide to get a better handle on timing training for your new pup.

Jackie Johnston

5 Tips to Make a Cat Owner’s Life Easier

Cats can be bundles of joy as well as sources of frustration. Here are 5 tips for cat owners that can ensure that the “good cat days” outweigh the “bad cat days.”

What You Need to Know About Your Dog’s Sleep
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Your Dog’s Sleep: What You Need to Know

Dog’s sleep isn’t the same as humans, so it can sometimes be tough to understand how well your dog is sleeping. In general, a dog’s sleep is adaptive and flexible. But sometimes, they need your support, and there are things you can do to ensure your dog is able to get the rest they need.