Is Pet Insurance Worth It?

Is pet insurance worth it?

Estimated Read Time: 9 min, 32 sec
There’s no way to predict what the future will hold for our families (animal members included). When unforeseen medical tragedies strike, our hearts AND our wallets pay the price. Many factors help determine if pet insurance is the right fit for you.

How to Cope with the Loss of a Pet

How to Cope with the Loss of a Pet

Estimated Read Time: 8 min, 30 sec
The loss of a beloved companion, even a cat can unearth very strong emotions and intense grief. Pets are a part of our family too. Though the loss of a pet is tough to navigate, there are healthy ways to cope and heal.

Where is My Service Dog Allowed?

Where is My Service Dog Allowed?

Estimated Read Time: 8 min, 7 sec
Whether you’re new to the service dog life or just brushing up on your knowledge of policies and protocols, there’s one thing that’s pretty important to know:

Where is my Service Dog allowed?

Public accommodation for service animals is generally not a problem for people with disabilities. However far you decide to roam, it’s helpful to know your rights and be armed with some overall protocols for taking your dog out and about so you can both enjoy your outings more!

Important Outdoor Tips for Dog Owners: Snake bites, Ticks, and Overheating

Outdoor Tips for Dog Owners: Snake bites, Ticks, and Overheating

Estimated Read Time: 8 min, 49 sec
As the temperatures begin to rise, we humans aren’t the only ones itching to get outside! We are sure your canine friend is also ready for lounging in the sun and exploring new trails. Before you slap on your sunnies and don the hiking boots, take some time to familiarize yourself with the common dangers outdoor fun can bring for your pup. We have put together a few outdoor tips for dog owners, including snake bites, ticks, and overheating.

Can Service Dogs Help with PTSD?

Can Service Dogs Help with PTSD?

Estimated Read Time: 5 min, 24 sec
We all face the usual challenges of everyday life, but many also face difficulties that fall outside the norm. There are some mental health disabilities in this category, and one of them is PTSD. There are different treatment options for this condition but individuals have been wondering, can Service Dogs help with PTSD? Read more to find out!

Summer Safety Tips for Dog Owners

Summer safety tips for dog owners

Estimated Read Time: 6 min, 30 sec
Summer is right around the corner. If you’re like me, I’m sure you’re already counting down the days and planning your “fun in the sun” bucket list. Many dog owners take their pup (I mean, furry child) everywhere, literally, everywhere. Venturing out into the heat on summer days is slightly different from other seasons, so fur parents have to remember to stay prepared! We have put together a nice list of summer safety tips for dog owners to help.

Dog Obedience Training Matters for You and Your Dog

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The thrill and anticipation of bringing a new dog into your home can be truly amazing. You wait and wait for the day to arrive as your excitement mounts and builds to bursting point! Finally, it happens. Your puppy is old enough to leave his mama OR the paperwork is settled and your dog can […]

During the Pandemic Scare, Furry Friends are There!

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I think we can all agree that there are a LOT of big things happening in the world around us right now. Not only has 2020 brought a sudden health crisis to our doorsteps but this year has also seen a new level of political unrest, economic uncertainty, and intense racial division. That’s just the […]

How-To Guide for Registering Your Support Dog

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If you suffer from a psychological or mental condition, you can qualify for an Emotional Support Animal (ESA) or Psychiatric Service Animal (PSA). Table of Contents What Counts As A Mental Disability? Depression—6.9% of adults experienced depression in the past year. Anxiety—In 2015, 18.1% had some sort of anxiety disorder. The numbers have grown since then. […]