Resolving cat litter box problems

I originally wrote this post in November 2011: Cats are an attractive pet for many people because they tend to be fairly easy to care for. Provide good food, a litter box, affection, interactive play time and you have a ready-made pet. So it’s understandable how frustrating it can be if your cat develops litter…

Pet safety through the holidays

I originally wrote this post in October 2011: The last three months of the year are usually great fun for humans with Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa, as well as New Year’s Eve. Regardless which holidays you observe, be advised that each carries specific threats to your dog’s or cat’s safety. Safety risks…

Pet Insurance: Is it right for you?

I originally wrote this post in August 2011: No one wants to choose between their savings and the life of their beloved pet. And given all the advances in veterinary medicine, there are greater treatment options to extend your pet’s life. But they come at a cost. That’s why pet insurance is becoming so popular.…

The Dog Days of Summer

I originally wrote this post in June 2011: It’s no surprise that, given the length and intensity of Geauga County winters, we celebrate summer joyously around here. From festivals to dining to travel and more, we love our great outdoors. But why enjoy all the riches of summer living on your own? Grab the leash…