The Proven Benefits of Animal Companionship

The saying “man’s best friend” may refer to a pet like a dog, but it can hold much more meaning. Many humans and their dogs have an unbreakable bond, and this saying can stretch well beyond dogs and include all types of pets. Whether you have a dog, cat, bird, fish, horse, etc., there are [...]

By |2019-01-23T08:39:05-05:00September 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|

The Best Dog Breeds, According to Your Lifestyle

No human is alike. We all have unique personality traits that define who we are. With that being said, dogs are the same way, as there are many unique personalities for different dog breeds. Whatever your lifestyle may be, there is a dog breed that can complement your character.  Check out the below lifestyles and [...]

By |2019-01-23T08:39:08-05:00July 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|

Helping Your Pet Cope with Seasonal Allergies

Spring is in the air—literally. You might not see it, but you can certainly feel it. Pollen, the biggest culprit of the allergy season, comes alive at this time of the year. It blows around on a breeze, hailing from the many trees and grasses that surround our beautiful state. And if you’re like many [...]

By |2019-01-23T08:39:08-05:00April 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Having a Baby? How to Make the Transition Smooth for your Pet

Introducing a new baby to your fur baby can bring up some uncertain feelings. What if they don’t get along? What if your pet gets aggressive or scared or jealous? What if your child does? Doing a little preparation beforehand can go a long way to smoothing this transition. Here are some steps you can [...]

By |2019-01-23T08:39:08-05:00March 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|

The Benefits of Exercising Your Pets

Our culture is becoming more and more health conscious. People are realizing the benefits of exercising and eating right and are taking the initiative to make better choices for themselves. Raleigh was even named one of the healthiest cities recently, so you know the Triangle area is putting in the effort. But, are we also [...]

By |2017-12-06T17:03:45-05:00November 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|

What Pet Owners Need To Know About Intestinal Parasites

Intestinal worms are parasites that can affect your pets. Many of them evade notice by feeding quietly from nutrients in the animal’s digestive tract without causing illness. Even if the parasites are not making your pet sick, it is still best to eliminate the worms in order to maintain their peak health. Common types of [...]

By |2019-01-23T08:39:08-05:00September 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Training Puppies and Kittens — Chapel Hill Pets

There is almost nothing better in life than getting a new furry family member. While you are likely ecstatic to have your little friend in your home, there are of course some difficulties in the initial months. Both puppies and kittens need some training in order to get along with other members of the house [...]

By |2019-01-23T08:39:08-05:00April 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Grooming Do’s and Don’ts for Your Pet This Holiday

As the holidays approach, it’s time to make sure everyone in your home looks spiffy—and that includes your pet.  But if you’re considering giving your pet a major makeover or a new, snazzy cosmetic treatment, here are some critical do’s and don’ts of grooming your dog. Do use grooming as a time to assess your [...]

By |2019-01-23T08:39:09-05:00November 18th, 2015|Uncategorized|