Monday, July 23, 2018

What to Do if a Coyote Approaches You

As with most wild animals, coyotes have a natural fear of people and will nearly always retreat whenever they sense the presence of people,...

Understanding Coyotes

For many of us, coyotes are the most recognizable wild mammals in the Coachella Valley. Whether they instill anger, fear, admiration, or just interest,...

Cushing’s Disease In Dogs

Common symptoms of Cushing’s disease include: • Excessive urination with possible incontinence • Large water intake • Ravenous appetite • Excessive panting, even at rest • Muscle wastage and...

So You Think You Want A Snake

Although definitely not for everyone, snakes can make an excellent addition to any family. Personally, I have kept snakes as pets since I was...

Is Your Pet Gut-Healthy?

Gone are the days of buying just any pet food off the shelf without considering about the ingredients. Today, pet guardians are as concerned...

Are You a DIY Dog Bather?

Two new products were introduced recently, making bathing your pet at home a little easier for both you and your furry friend. Both showerheads...

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...

The SNIP Bus Makes Pet Care Easy

Imagine taking your pet on a two-hour bus trip to see the nearest veterinarian, only to discover you can’t afford the preventive care or...

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,...

Play It Safe This Summer

It’s that time of year again in the desert, when our weather hits triple digits. Our severe heat can be uncomfortable for us but...