Lisa Porter

Wet canine washed with organic dog grooming products
Dog Health, Pet Health & Skin, Skin, Coat & Paw Care

The Benefits of Organic Dog Grooming Products

by Lisa Porter on Aug 09 2023

In recent years, the trend towards using natural and organic products has gained momentum, extending to our pets as well. Just like humans, dogs can also experience skin sensitivities and allergies from harsh chemicals present in conventional grooming products. Organic grooming products are formulated with gentle, plant-based ingredients that help maintain your dog’s coat and skin health without the risk of harmful side effects. Be wary of labels though because many manufacturers list their products as natural, but when you read the ingredients, only one or two of the ingredients is actualy organic.

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Flea & Tick Protection

Is Tick Spray Bad for Dogs

by Lisa Porter on Jul 31 2023

Ticks are notorious parasites that can wreak havoc on our furry family members, causing discomfort and transmitting various diseases. Making matters worse, some tick sprays used to fight them can be bad for dogs. While not all chemically-derived sprays are bad, it is crucial to be aware of the potential dangers associated with tick sprays, spot-on treatments, and collars. In this article, we will explore case studies and scientific research that sheds light on the harmful effects of certain tick treatments, ranging from adverse reactions to severe toxicity and even fatalities in dogs. You’ll explore, the good, the bad and the ugly.

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Dog with issue of biting top of paws caused by chemicals in shampoo
Dog Health, Pet Health & Skin

Dog Biting Top of Paws

by Lisa Porter on Jul 30 2023

One of the biggest concerns I’ve often heard from dog owners why dog biting top of paws happens. Dog owners what to know what it the cause and what can be done about it. While it can be due to various reasons, top of paw biting may be influenced by skin irritations caused by certain ingredients in dog shampoos. Let’s explore which ingredients in shampoos can be initiating this behavior, the benefits of natural ingredients over chemical-based shampoos. We will also explore other triggers that may cause this behavior.

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Dog scratching from tick bites.
Flea & Tick Protection

Natural Tick Sprays: Harness The Power of Nature

by Lisa Porter on Jul 25 2023

In recent times, the demand for chemical-free natural tick prevention has surged, and this trend has extended to insect repellent sprays. Among the many pests that threaten our outdoor adventures, ticks have gained notoriety because of their ability to transmit diseases. In response to the growing concern for harmful chemicals in traditional insect repellents, researchers have turned to nature’s own remedies to craft 100% natural tick sprays. Let’s take a look at what PawPurity includes the following ingredients in its flea and tick spray and spray and how each component contributes to its effectiveness.

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Dog left in car in the summer heat
Dog Health

Protect Your Dog From Summer Heat

by Lisa Porter on Jul 23 2023

Dogs are sensitive to heat and can easily suffer from heat-related illnesses, especially during the summer months. As a responsible pet owner, it’s crucial to take certain precautions to keep your furry friend safe and comfortable during hot weather. Here are some tips to help your dog cope with summer heat:

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Using a natural shampoo for cats gives your pet the best chance to keep fungus, bacteria and pests away.
Cat Health & Care

Benefits of a Natural Shampoo For Cats

by Lisa Porter on Jul 19 2023

Cats are notorious for their self-grooming habits, spending a significant part of their day meticulously cleaning themselves. While their grooming skills are impressive, there are times when our feline friends might need a little extra help in the form of a bath. Using a natural shampoo specifically designed for cats can provide numerous benefits, not only for their hygiene but also for their overall health and well-being. In this blog, we will explore why cats need baths and how often, as well as the advantages of using natural shampoo for your furry companions.

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Woman taking a tick off her dog which could have been prevented by using tick sprays for dogs
Flea & Tick Protection, Uncategorized

Are Tick Sprays Safe For Dogs

by Lisa Porter on Jul 18 2023

Tick sprays can be safe for dogs if used according to the manufacturer’s instructions. However, it’s essential to choose a tick spray specifically formulated or indicates on the label that it is safe for dogs, as some sprays intended for other animals or humans may contain ingredients that can be toxic to our best friends. Prevention is key, as diseases from ticks may be dangerous to your dog.

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Cat shampoos Natural and organic
Cat Health & Care, Skin, Coat & Paw Care

Natural vs Chemical-Based Cat Shampoos

by Lisa Porter on Jun 20 2023

When it comes to cat grooming products to keep our feline companions clean and healthy, choosing the best cat shampoo is crucial. While cats are known for their meticulous self-grooming habits, there are times when a bath becomes necessary. In this blog, we’ll delve into the world of cat shampoos, focusing on the differences between natural and chemical-based options. As a prime example, we’ll explore the benefits of PawPurity Intensive Nourishing Shampoo and why it stands out among the competition. So, let’s dive in and discover how to provide your cat with the best bathing experience!

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