5 Tips for Proper Cat Feeding

5 Tips for Proper Cat Feeding

Cats are natural hunters and in the wild they survive on many small meals (e.g. mice, birds) each day. Cat feeding studies have been done that prove scientifically that domestic cats will be healthier if fed at least 5 small meals per day. A ten pound cat should only consume about 200 calories each day to stay at

5 Cleaning Tips For Homes With Pets

5 Cleaning Tips For Homes With Pets

Over 40 million homes count pets among their occupants, which means there are many people cleaning up after their animals. Pet accidents, vomit, and everyday occurrences like hairballs and shed fur make things challenging for pet owners. If you can relate to this, follow these 5 tips when cleaning your home and things will be much simpler and

How to Leash Train Your New Puppy

How to Leash Train Your New Puppy

Getting a new puppy is like getting a new baby… there is a lot of gear that can help you out. And, there is a lot of gear that you don’t really need. There is, however, one thing that every dog owner needs and that’s a leash. A leash does all sorts of things besides letting you walk

Should You Let Your Dog Sleep in Your Bed?

Should You Let Your Dog Sleep in Your Bed?

Does your dog sleep with you at night in the same bed? Had you considered both the sides of co-sleeping before you finally made your decision? Well, there is at least one well-meaning person in your life who had suggested that you not let your furry buddy sleep in the same bed. But is it what the research

Tips for First Time Pet Owners

Tips for First Time Pet Owners

There are few things as amazing as becoming a pet owner for the first time. It’s the start of a journey that includes love, friendship, and care. However, you can’t rush into pet ownership. To make sure that both you and your new pet are happy, you need first to understand what’s right for your situation, whether you

Affordable Pet Clean-up Tips

Affordable Pet Clean-up Tips

It’s hard to get mad at your pet even when he makes a horrendous mess, the kind that requires serious sopping and scrubbing. As such, you need to be prepared for anything he may leave behind. Otherwise, keeping the carpet and furniture looking new and the house smelling clean will quickly become a losing battle. This is especially important

6 Ways Pets Help Us Cope With Stress

6 Ways Pets Help Us Cope With Stress

People deal with stress in many ways including yoga, running, meditation, and other relaxation techniques. These are all great ways to de-stress and improve your health. Having pets also provides for alleviating stress in our lives. Research studies have proven that spending time with pets provides health benefits to pet owners. Whether you are playing with your cat