foods you should not give to your dog

Foods that are harmful for pets

We love eating a healthy snack with our pets from time to time like this Dog Friendly “Trail Mix” Recipe (which is the perfect summer snack!) Or make these yummy treats for your dog: Rooibos Tea Dog Treats Recipe. There are, however, certain “people” foods that are NOT good for you pet. For example, while there are vegetables that […]

why is my dog eating grass

Why does my pet eat grass?

When a pet does not absorb enough nutrition from their food they may begin to eat grass, dirt, or even feces. If he is not able to absorb a healthy amount of nutrition from his food he will naturally continue to eat until his system is satisfied. Even if you feed your pet a high-quality […]

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Is the powassan virus a threat to pets? 

By Jennifer Coates, DVM Powassan virus has garnered the attention of people living in the northeastern and Great Lakes regions of the United States, not because it is all that common but because it can cause a potentially devastating illness. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says that only around 50 cases […]