5 Things to Consider When Starting a Pet-sitting Business

Starting up a pet-sitting business isn’t as difficult as it may seem, but there are several things to take into consideration. Time, commitment, and professionalism are at the top of the list. Essentially, you will be a small business owner, … Continue reading

Posted in Pet Health Articles | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Does Your Dog Eat Things That Aren’t Food?

I picked up a pamphlet at a dog expo called “101 Things You Didn’t Know Could Harm Your Pet” from the ASPCA recently, and I’ll be running an ongoing feature listing some of these things over the next few weeks. … Continue reading

Posted in Pet Health Articles | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Five Things You Need to Know About the Delta Pet Policy

The internet was abuzz this week with word about the changes to Delta’s pet flying policy. And as tends to happen, people got about 75% of the way there before they took a sharp left turn and read it incorrectly. Here … Continue reading

Posted in Pet Health Articles | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Two things people always say when a pet dies at home and other DeathLord lessons

Life is weird in lots of way. Things happen for a reason, and you have to kind of be open to what life’s going to throw at you because you certainly aren’t going to expect most of it. Even the … Continue reading

Posted in Pet Health Articles | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Moms’ Night Out and Other Things I Miss: Devotions To Help You Survive by Kerri Pomarolli {Book Review}

My rating: 5 of 5 stars A companion piece for not just the movie but the book itself, “Mom’s Night out and Other Things I Miss: Devotions to Help You Survive”, is a down to earth, life is messy devotional … Continue reading

Posted in Pet Health Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“No Obamacare for dogs”: 5 things you should know about the vet ER

Another week, another veterinary ER under fire. This time, it’s the Southwest Michigan Animal Emergency Hospital, now receiving angry calls and even death threats after declining to perform emergency exploratory surgery on a young German Shepherd who developed complications after … Continue reading

Posted in Pet Health Articles | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lacey on Things

Every month the Lethbridge Photography Club has a photo theme. Anyone who is interested, enters a photo and they will critique it for you. It can be a great opportunity to learn but it can also be an opportunity to … Continue reading

Posted in Pet Health Articles | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Friday is for Favorites // My 10 Favorite Things This Week

Hey fellow music nerds, can we all just agree that this shirt is basically amazing?  I’d take any yard I could get (oh the downfalls of living in a townhouse), but if I got to pick my dream yard, it … Continue reading

Posted in Pet Health Articles | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Review: Things Your Dog Doesn’t Want You to Know (Book)

Review: Things Your Dog Doesn’t Want You to Know: Eleven Courageous Canines Tell All Authors: Hy Conrad and Jeff Johnson, art direction by Dean Stefanides Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.,… [[ This is a summary only. Click the title for the full … Continue reading

Posted in Pet Health Articles | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Common Things That Make Dogs Itch

I was talking to a veterinarian the other day about something we spend much of our day treating. Itchy skin and ear problems in dogs can take up from 20 to 40% of our day. The worst part is that … Continue reading

Posted in Pet Health Articles | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment