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A Tale of Two Kittens

July 24, 2016

  Believe it or not but adopting a shelter cat or kitten can save you money. Yes, there may be an initial adopting fee of $100 depending  on which shelter you go to. But shelters take care of  the first round of vaccinations, micro chipping, and spay/neutering surgery. Which can save you hundreds or more. The chart below […]

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Veterinary Financial Assistance

July 19, 2016

You planed and saved to adopt a new fur kid into your family and everything is perfect. Then unexpected life events happens, divorce, job loss, or any event that may affect your finances in a negative way. How can you possibly cover your pet’s medical expenses now? Fortunately, there are financial assistances available for Louisiana’s pet parents. Continue reading […]

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14 Ways to go Green with your dog

July 18, 2016

Below are a few illustrated tips on how you and your dog can go green.

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Reasons why your dog do these things

July 13, 2016

Ever seen your dog do something bizarre like howling every time a certain song comes on or when an ambulance pass  and wondered why? Here are a few explanations, continue reading. But Stiffing A dog’s sense of smell is impeccable, we’re talking about between 10,000-100,000 more sensitive than the average human. This means when you’re cooking dinner […]

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Your pup can save a life!

July 10, 2016

People donate blood all the time to help others that need blood transplants for any given medical reason. The same applies for pets, a simple donation can save another pet’s life. Continue reading to learn more. Requirements Healthy dog weighing at least 35lbs. Between the ages of 9 months & 9 years. Spayed/neutered w/o any history […]

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Pet Proofing Your Garden

July 6, 2016

Below are some helpful tips to transform  your garden into a  pet friendly garden!  

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DIY Projects 4 Fido

July 4, 2016

Here’s some fun DIY projects that’ll make your fur baby tail wagging happy!

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Chihuahua dies at California’s Pet’Smart

July 3, 2016

A 6year old 7lbs Chihuahua, named Terry Lynn went to her local groomer at Pet’Smart for her usual nail trim. She was dropped off by her pet parent Katherine five mins earlier. When Katherine retuned for pick-up she realized her beloved fur baby had passed away. Like any pet parent, she was confused and upset. According […]

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Cat Friendly Wine, why drink alone?

June 26, 2016

There’s been a lot of buzz about wine for cats lately, is it even healthy for your kitty? Before toasting the evening away with Mr. Friskies here’s what you need to know. The Company Apollo Peak company is based in the states, Colorado to be exact. They  pride themselves in using natural ingredients and being pet lovers […]

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Pet Care News

Signs your dog may have diabetes

Hot and humid New Orleans summers can cause dogs to drink more water than usual, however if your fur kid's excessive drinking is accompanied by the following symptoms you should consult with your vet ASAP. Symptoms of Dog Diabetes Change in appetite Excessive thirst/increase in water consumption Weight loss Increased urination…

Hurricane Preparedness 2019: pet edition

  Ok NOLA, hurricane season is officially here! If you are like millions of pet parents nationwide, your pet is an important member of your household. Unfortunately, pets are also affected by disaster. The likelihood that you and your fur kid will survive an emergency such as a hurricane or flood depends largely on…

Employers that offer pawternity leave to cat parents

  Companies nowadays are starting to take a less traditional approach to please their employees. Everything from comfy and dim lounges for napping during breaks to modern offices that offers a more casual and sociable atmosphere. With pawternity leave pet parents are rejoicing with this pawesome benefit package.  Companies that offer pawternity leave Yes you've read that…

Employers that offer paid time off when you adopt a pet

Companies nowadays are starting to take a less traditional approach to please their employees. Everything from comfy and dim lounges for napping during breaks to modern offices that offers a more casual and sociable atmosphere. With pawternity leave pet parents are rejoicing with this pawesome benefit package.  Companies that offer pawternity leave Yes you've read that right,…