Information and tips to better care for your pet
Caring for a Senior Pet? Here Are Some Tips That Can Help
As Portland Pet Stores notes, caring for a senior pet can be tricky. Often, pets’ needs can change as they age and, while pet owners typically want to give their pet a comfortable life, they may be ill-prepared for what lies ahead.
Corona Virus Preparedness
March 12, 2020
As you are well aware, the media has increased its reporting on the outbreak of the coronavirus, first reported in Wuhan City, China and now officially named COVID-19. You can feel confident that Shugrem is not waiting for a potential crisis to develop to start responding. We are closely monitoring developments and taking preventative measures to reduce exposure, as well as proactive steps to prepare in advance of a possible outbreak.
Tips to keep your pup safe and calm during Halloween festivities
September 26, 2019
Halloween is arguably the most fun holiday of the year. Costumes, candy, decorations, pumpkins and kids. Who wouldn’t love it? Your dog, perhaps.
Well, he might actually enjoy it, but you have to be careful that he enjoys it safely. Halloween and its parties bring dangers for your pooch that you may not even be aware of.
Guide to Keeping Your Pets Safe at Home
August 27, 2019
Best Pet Insurance – Comprehensive Guide for 2019
February 13, 2019
If you’re like most pet owners, you feel as if there is nothing you wouldn’t do for your pet when they’re sick or injured. Rushing a sick pet down to the veterinarian’s office may be instinctive, but it can also be very expensive.
Unwilling to consider the unthinkable, an increasing number of American pet owners are turning to some of the best pet insurance companies to cover the rising cost of veterinary care.
Pet Care for Seniors: How to Keep Your Animal Healthy and Happy
October 26, 2018
Pets can be hugely beneficial for seniors; not only do they provide companionship, they also help relieve stress and anxiety and can even lower blood pressure. Simply petting an animal can be good for us, so it’s no wonder many Americans own pets of all kinds. It’s important to make sure you find the right pet for you, however, and to understand all the things that come with owning one. It can be hard work to care for a pet, and it can also be costly...
Neighborhood Etiquette for Dog Owners
August 23, 2018
Americans of all ages and backgrounds love their pets and are loving more pets per household. With those kinds of numbers, it’s easy to assume that everyone loves dogs. And it’s true, informal polls have found that the majority of us consider ourselves “dog people.” However, there are no absolutes.What's this item about?
Common Mistakes Pet Owners Make And How To Avoid Them
July 31, 2018
For many pet owners, finding ways to keep their dog safe, healthy, and happy can be tricky. You may work long hours, making it difficult to spend as much time with him as you like, or you might realize that your home is full of safety hazards for a curious pup who likes to chew on things. A lack of attention, exercise, and pet-proofing can lead to accidents, behavioral issues, and damage to your home, so it’s a good idea to have a solid plan once you become a pet owner.
Coffee Shop Dog Etiquette: How to Enjoy a Cup with Your Pup
June 06, 2018
If you’re a coffee drinker, you more than likely have a favorite coffee shop that you frequent. If you’re a dog owner, you relish any moment you get to spend with your pooch. The good news is that many coffee establishments combine the best of both worlds, welcoming dogs of all sizes and breeds. Before you rush home to grab your four-legged companion...
September 13, 2017
For many of us, our dogs and cats are more than just pets. They are four-legged members of our families. They are our companions for life. You might even call them our “fur babies.”
So why is it that some people bond with their dogs the way human parents bond with their babies? As always, the answer can be found in science. Researchers recently discovered that dogs and humans both experience rushes of oxytocin when gazing into each other’s eyes.
Pet-picking pointers for people in recovery
January 04, 2018
“The moment a pet realizes he is yours and you are his, you become instant partners without hesitation. He will be by your side the moment you need him, and always give you the benefit of the doubt.” That endorsement from Drugrehab.org says it all. Plus, having the love and trust of such a faithful companion can give you the confidence you need to tackle any goal you set for yourself, including recovery from substance abuse or mental health issues.
Best Ways to Protect Your Dog From Illnesses and Other Dangers
February 28, 2018