Tuesday, August 21, 2018

News From Mayor Max: Winter Edition

Hello everyone! It’s time to come visit Idyllwild during the cooler winter months. December, January, and February have so much to offer in this...

Keeping Your Cat Active

Cats are naturally active. In an outdoor environment, they hunt for prey, play with littermates and are on the lookout for predators. When domesticated,...

Tips and Ideas for Summer Fun

Traveling? Consider these Doggie Travel Essentials! Pet first aid kit. Going on a long road trip? Don’t leave without a well-stocked doggie first aid kit....

Summer Grooming Tip

Keep nails trimmed Active dogs generally spend more time outdoors and you may not hear that telltale tap-tapping reminding you to trim their nails. Long...

It’s Cat “Season”

Female cats that have not been spayed can go into “heat” at puberty. “Heat” is the term for when a female cat is sexually...

How Wet Should I Get My Pet?

1 Brush your pet before bathing to remove tangles, dirt, debris and shedding hair. 2 To reduce pet anxiety during bathing, place a towel on...
Cat resting in cozy house bed

Keeping Your Cat Safe During the Holidays

The holidays bring potential dangers to curious cats. Seemingly benign decorations can turn into a medical emergency if ingested, for example. To follow are...

Size Matters!

Your Chihuahua may love Boxers and your Rottie mix may adore Dachshunds, but when little and big play together, keep close watch. Big dogs...

You Didn’t Lose a Pet, You Lost a Family Member

For most of us the loss of our companion animal is a uniquely private and painful experience. We lose a bond that comes with...

How Clean Is Your Pet’s Water Dish?

A study by the NSF* rated pet water bowls as the fourth dirtiest spot in a home. Water bowls are the breeding grounds for...