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How cute is that?

Posted: March 27th, 2015 | Featured, Pets | No Comments

By Sari Reis As a professional dog walker and pet sitter, I have cared for hundreds of dogs over the years, and one thing I have noticed is that although they are all different and have their own personalities, there are a lot of things they have in common. Some of their very endearing and […]

Caged critters, the other pet

Posted: February 27th, 2015 | Featured, Lifestyle, Pets | No Comments

Ann Eliopulos | Pets When most of us think of pets, we think of dogs and cats, and indeed, those are the domestic mammals most commonly kept as companions. However, there are multiple small mammals that serve as companions for people, and it’s time for those animals to get their recognition.

Staying on top of pets’ dental health

Posted: February 27th, 2015 | Featured, Lifestyle, Pets | No Comments

By Sari Reis Due to the prevalence of dental disease in dogs and cats, the American Veterinary Medical Association declared February as Pet Dental Health Care month. In fact, 80 percent of dogs and 70 percent of cats display some form of dental disease by age 3. Veterinary Pet Insurance reported that, “periodontal disease, a […]

Pet insurance: scam or life saver?

Posted: November 29th, 2014 | Featured, Lifestyle, Pets | 1 Comment

By Ann Eliopulos Americans love their pets. In 2013, we spent $56 billion on them — more than we spent on carbonated soft drinks, but still less than we spent on beer. Of that $56 billion, almost $15 billion was spent on veterinary care, which means food, clothes, toys, bedding, training, grooming, boarding and live […]