Holiday pet care

Winter grooming tips for Whatcom County dogs

October 26, 2015

Just like human skin in the fall and winter months, your dog’s skin and coat can become dry and itchy. The change in seasons, from warm sun and green grass to heated homes, dry air, cold sidewalks, snow, wind and rain, can all contribute to matted fur, paw problems and sometimes even discomfort. Here are…

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Giving a pet as a holiday gift? Consider the following first

December 22, 2014

Pets bring warmth and joy to any home so it’s no surprise that some people choose to give a new puppy or kitten as a holiday gift. And really, what’s more endearing than a furry baby with a bright red ribbon under the Christmas tree? Gifting an animal as a holiday gift, however, can backfire…

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Pet care during the holidays

November 20, 2014

The Christmas lights are strung, the tree is fully decorated, the cookies are baked and the holiday party invites have been sent. You’re ready for the holidays…but is your pet? All the holiday treats, decorations and festivities that you enjoy may be just the thing that gets your furry friend in trouble. Fortunately, some extra…

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