10 Reasons Pets Make the Best Valentine Dates

10 Reasons Pets Make the Best Valentine Dates

Does your Valentine have four legs and a furry coat? Not to worry. You aren’t the only one celebrating Valentine’s Day with your pet. After all, studies report that 1 in 5 people admit that they would rather spend Valentine’s Day with their pet instead of their...
Picking a Name For Your Pet

Picking a Name For Your Pet

There is Spot, Rover, Fluffy, Fido, Blackie and the list goes on and on. One of the best parts about a new pet is selecting a name for them. Do you name the animal based on its looks and personality or do you dig out that baby name book? It seems that the latter...
Introducing Children To Pet Ownership Responsibility

Introducing Children To Pet Ownership Responsibility

Have your children already started asking for a puppy, a pony, or a monkey? For many parents, the idea of adopting a pet seems like one more responsibility and expense. If you are warming up to the idea of a family pet, consider a “starter pet”.  Starter pets teach...
Health Benefits of Pet Ownership

Health Benefits of Pet Ownership

Seeing photos of cute furry creatures gives us all a case of the “warm fuzzies”, but experts say that owning a pet is good for you both physically and emotionally. The benefits of our four legged friends extend well beyond the comfort you find petting them or watching...