Dogs


Grooming in Sarasota: How-to’s for Bathing Your Pet Properly

Grooming in Sarasota, Do’s and Don’ts!

There is more to bathing a pet than just soap and water! The most important consideration is how your dog or cat responds to a bath and what you can do to make the experience as pleasurable and pain free as possible. Most cats are not fond of water, so it is a good idea to use a slip leash around their necks that you can attach to the faucet of the sink or tub that you are using. I would recommend a nail trimming prior to the bath, as well.


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Take a Veterinarian’s Advice to Prevent Hair Loss in Your Pet!

Are you taking hair loss in your pet lightly? If yes, you’re dropping the ball!

Many dogs suffer from hair loss. It’s a common disorder in dogs that leads to either partial or complete hair loss. You should be on the lookout for hair loss in your pet. Hair loss in your pet can occur due to health ailments. This condition is also known as alopecia.


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Spay or Neuter My Dog – Make the Right Decision!

Spring fever is upon us!

Spring is approaching and the signs of spring fever will soon be popping up everywhere! April showers bring May flowers, and spring fever within our pet population brings unwanted puppy and kitten litters two months later. That is why veterinarians, humane societies and animal rescue groups recommend the spaying and neutering of young pets. This gives us the benefit of population control at a time when animal shelters are overflowing with abandoned and unwanted animals.


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Socializing New Puppies for a Better Human/Animal Bond

Behavior problems are the #1 reason dog owners give up their pets to shelters.

Different studies have indicated that owners who relinquish their dogs reveal that it is due to a behavioral issue 50 percent to as often as 65 percent of the time. Frequently, it is because the owner encouraged bad behavior when his or her puppy was small and cute.


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Should I Spay My Dog? 5 Commonly Asked Questions

When asking yourself “should I spay my dog,” keep in mind that this is a personal and serious decision that affects both your and your dog’s life.

There are many reasons why proponents on both sides argue for and against it. Below we’ve outlined 5 commonly asked questions related to “should I spay my dog” and their answers.


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