There are few things sadder in life than the loss of a beloved pet. They are with you through thick and thin, never judge you, and are always happy to see you. Whether its a dog, cat, rabbit, canary, or hedgehog, your pet is part of the family, and there will be an irreplaceable absence in your home when they are gone. The death of an animal is hard on everyone in the household, but it’s often the most difficult for the children. Kids, especially younger ones, may struggle to understand the concept of death, particularly if they’ve … [Read more...] about How to Talk to Your Children When a Pet Dies
Pets Are Family Too
When we bring our puppy or kitten home for the first time, we don’t tend to think about how they will need help when they are elderly. But the time will come where discomfort and issues may arise due to the age of your pet. So be prepared for this, or taking some tips a way that you might be able to use, during your pets twilight years, means that you can rest knowing that you have done your absolute best for your companion. It’s never nice knowing that our pets may leave us one day, but we do have the opportunity to make them comfortable and … [Read more...] about Helping Your Elderly Pet Live Comfortably
Your child may think that they’re ready for a dog but, unless you’re willing to do all the work involved in raising them, that isn’t the case. Instead, you should start them off with something low maintenance, something that can teach them what it means to be responsible for them. Here are some tips on choosing a pet that is suitable for your child. Make Sure The Pet is Non-Threatening Even when an animal is small and not likely to do any damage to a child, dealing with one that is threatening and might even bite (as harmless as they … [Read more...] about Choosing Your Child’s First Pet
Cats love to sleep, and they are experts at napping everywhere. You can find them having a siesta behind bushes for stretches of hours each day. You can read more about it when you click here. They can even choose to rest on your bed, where they can stretch their furry legs if you allow them. If you don't want their furs everywhere, you can get them their sleeping quarters. This way, they will no longer choose the top of furniture, couch, or bed as their napping areas. An advantage of having their own place to sleep is that there won't be … [Read more...] about What Makes a Good Cat Bed?
Your choice of pet food matters! Think about it; you wouldn’t like to eat bad-tasting, poor-quality food for the rest of your life, would you? Plus, it’s not just about how the food tastes but it is also about the quality of the food as well. After all, the right pet food is critical in delivering the nutrients that your dog needs. When you are looking for dog food, there are a number of different factors that you need to consider. You need to make sure that the product you purchase is packed with protein. Moreover, there has been an … [Read more...] about Choosing Ancient Grains for Your Pet Food