How to Treat and Relieve Pet Stress and Anxiety

How to Treat and Relieve Pet Stress and Anxiety

If you’re feeling stressed, your animals are also feeling stressed. And even if you’re perfectly calm with no fear or anxiety about the rapidly changing world we live in, your animals are feeling the general stress of humans around them, both inside and...
Helpful Advice on Caring for Senior Cats

Helpful Advice on Caring for Senior Cats

Sooner or later, your beloved cat will start to get old and experience physical changes. This typically occurs between the ages of seven and ten. However, some are fortunate enough to stave off major changes until approximately 12 years old. Whenever the time finally...
5 Symptoms of Cat Poisoning

5 Symptoms of Cat Poisoning

We all know how much cats love to explore. Their “curiosity” is limitless as they hunt, sneak, and play. Though as the saying goes curiosity is not always such a good thing. Curiosity can often lead cats and kittens into quite a bit of trouble. It’s...
Top Reasons We Love Cats

Top Reasons We Love Cats

Cats. Adorable creatures, we humans find so irresistible. If you admire cats and own one, or more accurate, you are owned by one, do you ever wonder why you still have one – despite cats being so demanding? There are several reasons for which cats are able to...
Want to Know Why Cats Love to Catch Mice?

Want to Know Why Cats Love to Catch Mice?

Cats are known to hunt and kill mice. Because both cats and humans discovered they ate better when their food was free from areas populated by mice. Though your pet cat might strike a toy mouse on the carpet to please you, a cat’s instincts make them desire...
Western Horseback Riding – The Basics

Western Horseback Riding – The Basics

We all know that there are obvious differences in the tack (equipment used to ride, such as saddles and bridles,) but when I researched how to ride, it didn’t learn right away exactly why the tack was different, and how different the two types of riding are. I...
What Is a Cat Tent and What Can You Do With It?

What Is a Cat Tent and What Can You Do With It?

Most cat lovers and owners are familiar with the way their felines curl up in dark areas. They like to take their afternoon siestas in any tiny nook, cranny or crevice. Other cats like to have their “me time” far from their human family and often look for...
Main Differences Between Dogs and Cats

Main Differences Between Dogs and Cats

Exercise When it comes to exercise, a cat may not be an ideal workout buddy. Just because cats move briskly and play games on some occasions with their human family, they are not considered to be athletic by definition. On the other hand, dogs are great exercise...
Dogs in Church

Dogs in Church

“Have you seen the woman who brings her dog to church,” someone asked me. “No,” I answered. I did not react well to hearing the news. Much public news appears to center around “It’s all about me” people who do what they want...
How Can I Make Walking My Dog’s Easier

How Can I Make Walking My Dog’s Easier

Pulling and dragging on the leash is probably one of the biggest problems for dog walkers and owners alike when it comes to walking our dogs. I am going to share with you 4 easy, well, maybe not so easy, tips that I use to accomplish something I like to call WWE, or...
How to Feed and Breed Horses

How to Feed and Breed Horses

Horses are herbivorous and exhibit hindgut fermentation. So it is very much essential to exercise proper feeding management in horses to obstruct both overfeeding and underfeeding. The salient features are highlighted regarding feeding. 1. Do not provide...
Dog Walking Etiquette

Dog Walking Etiquette

There is no guidebook or specific rules about how you should walk your dog. But similarly to how you should behave in a public setting, there is a dog walking etiquette. So here is a couple of things you should and/or shouldn’t do while taking your companion....
How to Tame a Lovebird

How to Tame a Lovebird

Lovebirds are beautiful creatures and amazing pets. They add beauty and charm to your home. Just the sight of these pretty birds is a refreshing experience. If you tame a Lovebird then the joy they bring into your life has a doubling effect. Lovebirds of any age can...
Guide To Installing A Bird Cage

Guide To Installing A Bird Cage

To protect your birds, you need a cage. Best Wires to Use There are many types of wires you can use with the most popular being: Galvanized wires: A galvanized wire is one that is coated with zinc which is highly toxic. The main role of the coating is to prevent...
The Grouping of Stress in Horses

The Grouping of Stress in Horses

Stressed levels do seem to reduce when a horse is around other horses; even if a horse cannot be in the same pasture with other horses, they tend to feel more at ease when they are at least able to see other horses around them nearby. When working with horses stress...
Essential Oils and Your Horse

Essential Oils and Your Horse

Today I will be discussing the use of Essential Oils and how it applies to use with horses; we will explore some of their histories, how you may have been misled by some information on their safe use, and even on how they work. Essential Oils themselves have been...
Overweight Hunting Dogs

Overweight Hunting Dogs

Despite their athletic nature, hunting dogs can be overweight dogs and can fall into a sedentary nature if not provided with enough exercise. Without an exercise program, these otherwise fit, energetic breeds can become lazy and inactive. An estimated 40% of dogs are...
The Overlooked Importance of Bits

The Overlooked Importance of Bits

I have talked about the proper understanding and use of the western saddle and how it is one of the most misunderstood tools of horse communication. Well if the use of the saddle is one of the most misunderstood when the proper selection and use of bits are the most...
The Roadmap to PTSD in Horses

The Roadmap to PTSD in Horses

As I started to work with horses that had a large amount of stress that had been retained within their bodies I started to realize that other controlling factors needed to be considered and addressed. This is where the factor of PTSD (Post-traumatic Stress Syndrome)...
Physical Activities For Dogs

Physical Activities For Dogs

Everyone wants their pets to be fit and healthy. As wonderful as dogs can be, they are famous for missing the point. Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole. There are many games and exercises that can contribute to the fitness of your pets. These...
Stress and Your Horse’s Brain

Stress and Your Horse’s Brain

Welcome back, today I would like to explain how we are continually moving forward into the area of ​​working with horses that up to this time, has been completely ignored; and that area is emotional stress management in horses. But before we can even discuss emotional...
Choices: What Pet Food To Choose

Choices: What Pet Food To Choose

Once you start looking at all the offerings, confusion is probably not far behind. You start questioning do I get freeze-dried, air-dried, or dehydrated. Let’s look at each. First and foremost they are all without moisture, but not interchangeable as terms go....
Grain or No Grain? That Is the Question

Grain or No Grain? That Is the Question

Over a period of time dogs can develop food allergies. Gluten intolerance affects all breeds of dogs. Some breeds may suffer from Celiac Disease. Gluten makes up about 80% of the protein found in wheat. A wheat allergy is often not considered by dog ​​owners, even...