Need to Lose Weight? Get a Pet

Need to Lose Weight? Get a Pet

Being overweight or obese is one of the biggest health issues that Americans face today. There are many options to help people fight this epidemic including specialized diets, fitness club memberships, and weight loss programs (e.g. Weight Watchers). Depending on the person, some of these options can work, however, many people struggle to get-to and maintain a healthy

Pet Obesity – Let’s End This Epidemic

Pet Obesity – Let’s End This Epidemic

At PetTrax, we are focused on helping pet owners keep their pets healthy through proper nutrition, portion/calorie control, and exercise. Pet obesity is, by far, the biggest health issue facing our loved cats and dogs. Overweight and obese pets are much more likely to contract a chronic disease than their healthy weight counterparts. Causes of Pet Obesity Just

6 Tips for Keeping Your Cats Healthy

6 Tips for Keeping Your Cats Healthy

Cats bring so much joy to our lives providing love and companionship. Studies have proven owners of cats (and dogs) tend to live healthier lives. So, don’t forget to give back and do the right things to keep your cats healthy. My top 6 tips for keeping your cats healthy are as follows: Veterinary Check-ups – it is very

Ashley Goes Pet Myth Busting – Part 2 – What is THAT in my pet food?

Ashley Goes Pet Myth Busting – Part 2 – What is THAT in my pet food?

Myth: Currently there is, for example, no way to find out if manufacturer A’s “chicken byproducts” are of a better quality or than manufacturer B’s. All you see is generally “chicken byproducts” on the ingredients list without any explanation of what is actually in them, whether they have been bought from a rendering company, or rendered by the