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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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Tick Protection

by Lisa Porter on Jul 07 2023

Tick protection is essential during warmer temperatures. Tick bites can be dangerous to dogs and cats due to the potential transmission of diseases. They can carry and transmit dangerous pathogens such as Lyme disease, ehrlichiosis, anaplasmosis, and babesiosis. These diseases can cause a range of symptoms, including fever, lethargy, joint pain, loss of appetite, and more severe complications if left untreated. Protecting your pets from tick bites is crucial to their overall health and well-being. This means using everything in your tool box to keep the little buggers from latching onto your furbaby. Natural tick shampoos and sprays, lyme disease vaccinations and good housekeeping are essential. Here are some ideas you can follow to for ultimate tick protection.

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Celebrating the Extraordinary Love of Pet Dads this Father’s Day

by admin on Jun 18 2023

Father’s Day is a time when we honor and express our gratitude to the amazing dads in our lives. We celebrate their love, guidance, and unwavering support that has shaped us into who we are today. But let’s not forget that fatherhood extends beyond human children. This Father’s Day, let’s take a moment to recognize and celebrate the incredible bond between pet dads and their beloved furry companions.

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Pet Dander – Understanding the Basics

by Lisa Porter on May 23 2023

Pet dander refers to the tiny particles of dead skin that animals, particularly dogs, and cats, naturally shed. These minuscule flecks of skin can become airborne and settle on various surfaces in the environment, such as furniture, carpets, and bedding. According to the American Lung Association, pet dander is a common trigger for allergic reactions, particularly in individuals with sensitivities or allergies to pets.

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