Popular Dog Breeds: French Bulldog

French bull dogs are their own unique breed. The French Bulldog was recognized as a breed by the AKC in 1898. Ranked as 2nd most popular breed by AKC for the second year in a row. Average Height: Approximately 12 inches tall at the shoulder. Average Weight: 16-28 pounds. Life Expectancy:  Average lifespan is 11-14 years. Breed colors:  French bulldogs come in different […]

Tips for Pet Fur and Odor Free Home

There are so many pet-friendly and pet-eliminating products that can become your favorite essentials for your home, especially for new pet owners. Many pets tend to shed fur more than others, knowing your pet and their shed level is important while keeping your home pet fur and odor free. These few essentials will help eliminate […]

Easy At-Home D.I.Y Cat Toys

Cat toys are easy to D.I.Y with just a few in-home items. Grab these few items to make some fun toys for your sweet cat that will keep them occupied! Cat-Nip Sock From: https://www.curbly.com/diy-cat-toys Materials: Knee-length socks Catnip Fiberfill  Scissors Faux leather lace or other cord E6000 or other clear strong glue Steps: Cut the foot off the sock […]

Popular Cat Breed: Domestic Long Hair

Average Height: 12 inches Average Weight: 8-15 pounds Life Expectancy: 12-18 years Breed Colors: Smoke Tabby Patched Tabby Tuxedo Calico Solid Black Faun Patched Faun Personality: Longhaired Domestic cats are known hunters, keeping them indoors will also protect the furry and feathered creatures from getting inside your home. They are best for first-time cat owners, families with children and […]

3 Tips for Outdoor Play in Cold Weather

Cold weather can be ruff on us and our pets, but they still need to get some exercise! Here are 3 quick tips for getting through cold weather with your dogs. Clothing Get a jacket or sweater for your dog to use on especially cold days. Some pooches need a jacket when it’s 40 outside […]

Welcoming Your New Cat Home

by Tabitha Mead Cats are a great addition to the family. Whether it’s your first or fourth cat, there’s always more to learn. Cats are usually fairly low maintenance but there are still adjustments to be made to prepare for them. They’re independent, but can be loving companions!  From vet appointments, things to buy, and […]

Dog Park Etiquette

by Tabitha Mead In the past ten years, dog parks have taken off and grown exponentially in popularity in the US, including here in Louisville, Kentucky. What has been the cause of this? I think I may have a few safe guesses; dogs are increasingly being seen as part of the family, adults postponing parenthood […]

Summer Tips for Dogs

Summer is a time almost all of us look forward to. There are more people at the dog parks, restaurants open up dog-friendly patio areas, hiking is more appealing since there’s no snow on the ground, and who could forget arguably one of the “coolest” summer activities;  swimming!  Though summer can be a time full […]