Arlo's Daily Tips Articles
Don't Get Rid of Your Dog!
It brings tears to my big brown hound dog eyes every time I hear about a dog lover who has to give up his or her beloved pooch. I understand that sometimes situations seem to have no solution except to give up, but please read through these ideas first. Maybe you’ll find the answer that will help you keep your furry friend.
10 Tips for a Better Dog Bath
Bathing your dog can be a huge, soggy hassle, especially if your dog has had a bad experience or is afraid of water. Keep these tips in mind and your dog’s bathing experience will be easier than ever.
10 Tips for a Healthier Dog
One of the only faults we dogs have is that we just don’t live long enough. The best way to make sure you can keep your furry, four-legged friend around for as long as possible is to keep him healthy for his entire life. Don’t start worrying about his health when he starts to show signs of age, think about keeping your dog healthy now.
The HAPPY Act—Tax Relief for Pet Owners
So often pet news is wrought with tales of gruesome dog fights, horrific puppy mills, and unfair breed-specific legislation; but it seems there may be some extremely promising news on the horizon. Pet owners may soon feel relief in the form of tax deductions for pet care expenses.
How to Pack a Hurricane Kit
It is definitely time to think about your hurricane plans. One thing you must consider when preparing for the possibility of evacuation is how you will care for your pets. The following is a list of supplies you should have at the ready this time of year.
Dog Park Rules and Etiquette
The dog park provides a great place for dogs to play, be social, and burn off excess energy. It is my favorite place to meet up with my friends, but sometimes one bad dog can ruin the park for everyone. Remember these rules of dog park etiquette, help others learn them as well, and you'll have a wonderful dog park experience.
Dealing with Dog Allergies in People
Many people are allergic to dog dander, a combination of dead skin cells and hair. Others are allergic to dust mites who are too small to see without a microscope and feed on dead skin cells. The following advice will help allergy sufferers feel better and still be able to keep their pets.
Benefits of Dog Ownership
Dog owners know that owning a dog makes them happy. But did you know that owning a dog is hugely beneficial in other ways as well? Reducing stress is one of the most overreaching ways to improve your health. Owning a dog reduces your stress and generally improves your physical and mental health in many ways.
Online Pet Meds--Purchase With Care
According to www.fda.gov “FDA has found companies that sell unapproved pet drugs and counterfeit pet products, make fraudulent claims, dispense prescription drugs without requiring a prescription, and sell expired drugs.” Your best choice is to get a prescription from your vet and buy from an American company that works with a licensed pharmacy.
Dogs and Cats Living Together
How do you get a fastidious feline and a curious canine to live in harmony? There’s a reason people use the expression “fighting like cats and dogs.” I, for one, love cats, but they don’t seem to like me very much.
These tips will help you introduce your new dog to your cat, or your new cat to your dog with minimal stress for all involved.