Pets

Pet Talk – What to Expect When Your Pet is Expecting
Many people see their pet as their own child, but what do you do when you find that your little one will soon be having children of their own? Knowing how to care for your...
Twin Reticulated Giraffes born at New Braunfels
Twin Reticulated Giraffes, the only living set of twins and the second reported set of living twins born in the United States, were delivered at Natural Bridge Wildlife...
Pets Create Quality of Life We Live For
My grandmother recently made the transition from living alone to a nursing home. She will be 93 years old this month. My family credits her toy poodle, Mittzy, with helping...
Pet Talk
When a disaster suddenly strikes it can be frightening for everyone, including your pet. The best thing you can do for you and your pet’s safety is to be prepared, develop...
Pet Talk
Many pet owners love their feline friends, and will do whatever it takes to keep them relaxed and happy. This makes it especially alarming for pet-owners to witness their...
Understanding and Overcoming Your Pet's Fears
While many of us would like to believe our little puppy is fearless, the truth is that there are many things a pet will experience that may frighten it at first as it...
Pet Talk
Of all the joys spring offers us, one of the most troublesome things about this time of year is the increase of insects on our furry friends. Of all these creepy pests,...
Column #15, Letter # 47 Kodi the Cowdog
Down UnderHi Y’all,We recently had some visitors from ‘down under’ as they say. They were Brangus cattle breeders from Australia and were in the US visiting ranches and...
Pet Talk
While many may not find a rodent as a first choice for a pet, with some insight and guidance you may be more receptive to the idea of a small hamster or rat becoming a...
Potty Training Your New Pet
The day your new puppy first sees its new home is a special day for any new pet owner. Playing with them, caring for them, and watching them explore every room of their new...
Pet Talk: Pet Dental Health
We all know that our teeth are important. We even visit our dentist regularly to have teeth cleanings and oral exams. Keeping our teeth clean is vital to our health and...
Pet Talk - Pet Heart Health and Heartworms
The heart is a complex organ and it is important for pet owners to be aware of the diseases it can develop. Pet owners should be aware of the signs and symptoms of...
Pesticides and Your Pet
While spring is a time to plant beautiful flowers in your yard, it also brings pesky insects out in numbers. Because of this, a potential hazard this time of year for pets...
First Aid for Pets
When a friend or significant other gets hurt we generally have a good idea of how to take care of them, but what do you do when your pet is in an accident? Unfortunately,...
Kodi the Cowdog–C.#13, L#45, TX ST
Well it looks like we’re still having winter weather. Course that’s to be expected since it is February. By the way that’s the month for sweethearts or so I hear....