July 16, 2018

Health and Psychological Benefits of Bonding with a Pet Dog

 A pet dog can improve your mental and physical health. On January 29, 1908 an article appeared in The New York Times reporting the decision of a military tribunal concerning one Colonel Deems and his dog Riley. According to the article “The Retiring Board in solemn conclave has decided that the Colonel’s fondness for the little fox terrier that had the run of Fort Howard, Baltimore, was not an evidence of mental derangement.” The testimony against the officer was supposed to be quite damning, such as “it must not be forgotten that Riley jumped right up in the Colonel’s ample […]
June 18, 2018

Learn how to pick the best toys for your cat

Play is a vital activity… not only for kittens. but for adult cats, too! Cats are athletic creatures with amazing strength and agility. Nature made them into perfect machines for leaping, jumping and dashing. Just because your house kitty doesn’t have real prey to chase doesn’t mean they can’t act out their inner predator.   Why it’s important for cats to play Toys and regular playtime are part of providing your cat with a stimulating environment, which makes for a happy and healthy cat. Play gives them an outlet for their energy, mental and physical stimulation, the opportunity to satisfy […]
June 18, 2018

4 Reasons Why Puppies Need Toys

1.Toys provide mental stimulation 2.Toys can calm and settle 3.Toys can enhance training 4.Toys can build the human/dog bond I remember when dog toys were limited to balls, squeaky rubber toys and maybe a Frisbee™. Visit any pet supply store on the ground or online today and prepare to be overwhelmed with the vast variety of toys designed just for our furry companions. Is this just crazy? Perhaps, but many of these dog toys provide us with useful tools in our puppy training and certainly in our fun interactions with our pups. Treat-Dispensing Toys These include my all-time puppy favourite, […]

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