Selecting Better Pets
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Selecting Better Pets

After we started thinking more seriously about expanding our family, my husband brought up the idea of getting a pet or two. While I was completely against the concept at first, I realized that it might be helpful for our children to warm up to the idea before having another sibling. We got a dog and our kids were tasked with the job of feeding it every day and doing other tasks, and it was amazing to see how much the animal helped our family to grow. Pets can be a wonderful addition to a home, which is why I made this blog. Check out these fun pet posts.

Selecting Better Pets

  • Are You Worried Your Animal Rescue Isn't Going To Make It? Find A Consultant Today

    16 June 2020

    There is a lot of responsibility, liability, and work that goes into running an animal rescue, and sometimes this is not a business that is easy to stay profitable in. If you are currently struggling to keep your rescue open, it is time to consult with the experts. An animal rescue business consultant should be found before it is too late. Here are some of the things the consultant will be able to go over with you so you can move forward and get on a sturdy financial path.

  • A Look At Often-Missed Signs Of Allergies In Dogs

    29 April 2020

    Many mammals can have allergic reactions to things they encounter in their environment or their food, and dogs are included. Here are a few signs a dog has allergies that are often missed by the dog owner.  Excessive Biting, Gnawing, and Scratching  Dogs to scratch and gnaw at themselves on occasion; some of it can be due to fleas, but this is also usual grooming behavior. However, if this behavior becomes incessant, it can be a sign that your dog has an allergy to something in their environment.

  • Pros And Cons Of Adopting A Cairn Terrier Puppy

    18 March 2020

    Cairn terriers are not the most common breed in the U.S. You don't see them nearly as often as golden retrievers or Labradors. However, they can be very nice little dogs. If you see a Cairn terrier puppy up for adoption, consider these pros and cons of the breed as you make your decision. Pro: They are sturdy and strong. Although Cairn terriers are small — often around 20 pounds — they are not delicate lap dogs.

  • What Every First Time Dog Owner Needs To Know About Canine Distemper & Vaccinations

    24 February 2020

    Welcoming the first addition to the family doesn't always mean having a baby. In fact, many newlyweds are getting a dog before they have children. If the dog is the first living creature that either person has cared for, they may not realize the importance of vaccinations, particularly for distemper. If you are bringing a dog into your family, here's what you need to know about distemper and why vaccination for it is important.

  • About Silver Labs

    16 December 2019

    If you are looking into getting a Labrador retriever, then you might be deciding whether you want a black Lab, a yellow Lab, or another kind of Labrador. However, something not a lot of people realize is that there are silver Labs. They aren't nearly as common as the other types of Labs, and it's possible you may have never seen one before. However, you'll definitely want to take some time to learn more about silver Labs before you make your decision because you may end up finding them to be the right choice for you.