Month: March 2020

Tesla Announces Launch Of Dog Drivable Car

Elon Musk is quite possibly one of the greatest visionaries of our time. First, Tesla introduced electric cars that looked like something straight from the year 3000. Then they launched that car into space while playing an infinite loop of David Bowie’s “Space Oddity.” Next came that weird, robotic looking pick-up truck that may not …

Amber Abroad: Part 2 – Cambodians & Their Love Of Animals

It can be challenging to see things from another person’s perspective, especially when that person is on the opposite side of the world. Each of our days is so different, and that in turn affects the animals in our lives. Something I’ve learned in my travels is how large of a spectrum there is when …

13 Essential Items To Have In Your Dog’s First-Aid Kit

(Picture Credit: PK-Photos/Getty Images) April is National Pet First Aid Awareness Month, and it’s a perfect time to go over exactly what you should include in your dog’s first-aid kit. Even if you already have a first-aid kit, now might be a good time to make sure the supplies haven’t expired or run out. You …

6 Signs Your Dog Might Have Heartworm

(Picture Credit: Capuski/Getty Images) April is National Heartworm Awareness Month, and it’s a good time to begin watching out for the symptoms of heartworm in your dog. As the temperature starts to warm up and the weather gets wetter, mosquitoes start to hatch and buzz around, spreading itchy bites all over the place. But mosquitoes are …

10 Tips To Help Prevent Flea Bites On Dogs

(Picture Credit: Getty Images) Fleas aren’t just gross. They’re a nuisance for dogs that can cause itching, injuries, and secondary skin conditions. If left untreated, dogs can hurt themselves with all the scratching, which leaves them open to infections and other issues. Of course, the best way to treat a flea infestation is to prevent …

Melatonin For Dogs: Uses, Dosage, & Side Effects

(Picture Credit: Luis Sinco/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images) Melatonin for dogs is a sedative hormonal supplement used to treat many kinds of anxiety, hyperactivity, restlessness, and other conditions. It’s a naturally occurring hormone produced by the pineal gland. Many pet owners prefer to use supplements for their dogs instead of drugs that may contain …

This Amazing Man Has Dedicated His Life To Rescuing Senior Dogs

Some people go above and beyond to help animals in need. Colorado accountant, Steve Greig definitely fits into that category. After a personal tragedy, he began taking in unwanted senior dogs, discarded livestock, and the occasional pocket pet. His current menagerie of misfits consists of ten dogs, a pig named Bikini, a rabbit named Stuart, …

Dog And Owl Friendship Brings Smiles To The Self-Quarantined Masses

We are all living, working, schooling, and playing at home. The COVID-19 crisis has forced us to hunker down and take care of all of life’s essential business within the confines of our house. With so much uncertainty, worry, and frustration swirling around it is imperative that we inject a bit of levity in our …

Dog nAd Owl Friendship Brings Smiles To The Self-Quarantined Masses

We are all living, working, schooling, and playing at home. The COVID-19 crisis has forced us to hunker down and take care of all of life’s essential business within the confines of our house. With so much uncertainty, worry, and frustration swirling around it is imperative that we inject a bit of levity in our …

Adopt Or Foster During COVID To Get Free Busch Beer!

Animal shelters and rescues have closed their doors and canceled adoption events due to the coronavirus. However, that hasn’t stopped new dogs from arriving. With fewer ways to find homes for adoptable dogs, these organizations need all the help they can get. Many rescues are encouraging dog lovers to adopt and foster during these tough …