7 Safe & Natural Ways to Calm Down Your Dog

When it comes to anxious and excitable dogs, we often don’t know the direct cause. Just like people, some dogs suffer from anxiety disorders. Unlike people, dogs can’t really go to talk therapy or try many different medications. Since we often don’t know what causes the issues, however irrational it may seem, we sometimes have to get creative when it comes to helping our dogs find relief. Whether your dog is afraid of fireworks, has separation anxiety, or is just … Read more

7 Natural Ingredients Known To Help Calm Anxious Dogs

We all deal with stress from time to time, and our pets are no different. While some dogs are more anxious than others, most dogs will have at least one thing that causes them stress, whether it’s a trip to the vet, fireworks, or moving to a new house. There are medications that can help, but you might want to start with something a little milder first. Here are 6 natural ingredients known to help calm anxious dogs. (As always, consult … Read more

How to Calm Your Dog During A Storm

Storms can be a terrifying experience for many dogs, regardless of their age or breed. Consider that many humans are afraid of major storms and it shouldn’t come as a surprise that our dogs are too. Big, loud thunder, heavy rainfall, powerful winds… all of these are things that could easily frighten even the most stoic of canines. So how can we help our dogs feel more comfortable through a storm? There are a few different things we can try. #1 … Read more

How To Reduce Stress On Your Dog When Moving

Moving to a new home can cause undo stress on all family members, including the four legged ones that have no idea what’s going on. Dogs are often territorial and may have a harder time transitioning into their new digs. Listed below are some tips to ease the move and make it a more positive experience. Before the Move If moving to a new city or state, check local ordinances to make sure vaccinations are up to date and registrations … Read more

How To Prepare Your Dog for a Kennel Stay

There comes a time in most pet owner’s lives, the inevitable trip out of town. Taking the dog with isn’t an option. What’s an owner to do? There are a few alternatives available such as finding a friend or family member stay with the pooch, or hiring a professional dog sitter. However, not everyone is comfortable with people staying in their homes, unsupervised. Another alternative is a boarding kennel, but for some pet parents, leaving their fur babies behind with … Read more