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Tracks & Tails

Category: Pet Care & Health

Easy tips for keeping pets safe on the Fourth of July

The Fourth of July can be stressful for pets and even dangerous. Here's how to keep your best friend safe this Independence Day.

The Fourth of July can be stressful for pets and even dangerous. Here's how to keep your best friend safe this Independence Day.

Pet Grooming 101: Steps to a healthy coat and nails

Pet grooming is an essential part of caring properly for your furry family members.

Pet grooming is an essential part of caring properly for your furry family members.

Beat the Heat: Pet safety in high temperatures

High temperatures in the summertime can quickly become dangerous for your pet. Here's how to safely enjoy summer weather, and what to do if ...

High temperatures in the summertime can quickly become dangerous for your pet. Here's how to safely enjoy summer weather, and what to do if ...

Hurricane Season: Preparing your pet for an emergency

Make sure your pets are ready for hurricane season with an emergency kit just like your human family members.

Make sure your pets are ready for hurricane season with an emergency kit just like your human family members.

The best ways to give medication to your stubborn pet

Here are some reliable ways to give medication to your pet if they seem to see through your tricks!

Here are some reliable ways to give medication to your pet if they seem to see through your tricks!

Battle boredom with pet enrichment activities

Just like in people, healthy stimulation can improve mental health and tackle boredom. Pet enrichment allows your companion to use their na...

Just like in people, healthy stimulation can improve mental health and tackle boredom. Pet enrichment allows your companion to use their na...

Tackling pet obesity with diet and exercise

Just a few pounds can be dangerous to our furry friends. Pet obesity is a big problem, here's how to fix it.

Just a few pounds can be dangerous to our furry friends. Pet obesity is a big problem, here's how to fix it.

Easy ways to strengthen the bond with your pet

You've adopted your new best friend. Now what? A new pet will need some time to unwind and adjust to a new home. So, how can you help create...

You've adopted your new best friend. Now what? A new pet will need some time to unwind and adjust to a new home. So, how can you help create...

Getting your new pet settled at home

You've adopted your new best friend. Now what? A new pet will need some time to unwind and adjust to a new home. So, how can you help create...

You've adopted your new best friend. Now what? A new pet will need some time to unwind and adjust to a new home. So, how can you help create...

Ensuring safe interactions between children and pets

Whether you have young children already in your home excited to bond with a new furry addition or are expecting the arrival of a little one ...

Whether you have young children already in your home excited to bond with a new furry addition or are expecting the arrival of a little one ...