Pets

Pet Talk: Dog Training - The gift that keeps on giving
Whether you plan on getting a new puppy for Christmas or just want Fido to finally nail the “sit” command in time for your relatives to arrive, it is never too late to...
Pet Talk
The most wonderful time of the year is upon us, and what better way to prepare for the holidays than including your furry friends in the festivities? However, with all of...
Pet Talk: Cold weather care for your Pets
As the temperatures begin to drop, many pet owners worry about their pets spending time outdoors. Here are some tips for keeping the four-legged members of your family warm...
Santa Paws is coming to town!
HOUSTON COUNTY (Nov. 28, 2014) – You better watch out, you better not cry, you better be good I’m telling you why – Santa Paws is coming to town on Sunday, Dec. 14,...
Pet Talk: Falling in your home
As family members of all ages come into town for the holidays, safety is always something to be kept in mind. Although you’re probably already making sure that children...
Pet Talk
Dermatophytosis, otherwise known as “ringworm,” is a fairly common fungal infection that can affect dogs, cats, and other animals. “The term ‘ringworm’ actually comes from...
Pet Talk: Biting off more than they can chew
As doting pet owners, we find our dogs’ eager and curious natures utterly irresistible. After all, who can say no those puppy-dog eyes when you open up a bag of new dog...
Pet Talk: Canine Diabetes
Canine diabetes, or diabetes mellitus, is a common disease in dogs and is the result of inadequate insulin production. “Canine diabetes is usually caused by an immune...
Pet Talk: The Good, The Bad and the Ugly
If you’re like many pet owners, finding the perfect Halloween costume for your pet is almost more exciting than finding your own. Seeing your dachshund dressed as a hot dog...
Pet Talk: HALLOWEEN
The Halloween season brings with it much amusement and excitement, and one anticipated tradition is the variety of chocolate you have an excuse to enjoy. While all of these...
Pet Talk-Chocolate and Dogs-A Scary Combination
The Halloween season brings with it much amusement and excitement, and one anticipated tradition is the variety of chocolate you have an excuse to enjoy. While all of these...
Pet Talk - Feral Cats
Feral cats, unlike strays, have been born and raised in the wild or have been abandoned and must revert back to their primitive ways in order to survive. Most of thesecats,...
Should She Stay or Should She Go?   Deciding Whether to Take Your...
Your dog is your family member, so it's only natural to want to enjoy her company all the time, and take her along everywhere possible. However, the decision to travel with...
U.S. Forest Service officials urge hunters to use caution in the woods
As gun deer hunting season begins, U.S. Forest Service officials are reminding hunters of guidelines designed to make their hunting trips to national forests safe and...
Pet Talk: Choosing a Dog Trainer
Choosing a good dog trainer is much like finding the right teacher for your child. Assertive but caring, attentive and knowledgeable—there are many important qualities to...