Halloween Pet Safety – What Is Safe For Them to Eat?

As the date inches ever so closer to the 31st, we can’t help to contain our excitement for Halloween!However, the frightening fun brings some preventable risks to your pet’s health. Therefore, in this #WiseWednesday post, we thought we would go over Halloween pet safety for the upcoming spooky festivities.In this article, you will learn what common Halloween snacks may prove to be harmful to our family animals, and give you ...

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Pet Exercise – Helping Them Be Fit and Happy!

Welcome to another #WiseWednesday post! This week, we will be looking into how regular pet exercise is an important part of keeping them happy and healthy.Sadly, a lot of dogs and cats are not getting the amount of exercise they need; which can lead to both health and behavioral problems.While it can be tough to find the time in our busy modern lives, it’s not something that can be skipped! ...

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Pet Obesity – How to Help Improve Their Health!

It's Wednesday again, which means that it is time for another #WiseWednesday post! Today, as it’s National Obesity Awareness Day, we thought we would look into the growing problem of pet obesity.54% of America’s cats and dogs are overweight and it’s a much bigger problem than many people realize. Obesity can lead to a multitude of health issues that can easily be prevented just by keeping your pet fit ...

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Pet Oral Hygiene – Dental Disease and How to Prevent It

This post is part of our #WiseWednesday campaign, in which we will focus on giving you the information and knowledge you need to better care for your pets. This week we will be focusing on pet oral hygiene!Dental disease is a huge concern within both dogs and cats. 80% of dogs by the age of three have some kind of dental issue, while 70% of cats at the same age suffer from similar problems.So ...

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Matted Pets: How to Deal With Minor and Severe Tangles

Matted fur doesn’t only look messy; it causes real discomfort to your pets. In severe cases, it can even pose a severe health risk. Therefore, it’s very important to remove mats when they appear. In this quick post, we will take you through the process of dematting, looking at both minor and severe matting. Dealing with Minor MatsMinor tangles and knots can be removed at home and should be taken care of as ...

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4th of July Fireworks: How to Keep Your Pets Calm!

It’s not long at all now until Independence Day arrives! While there is certainly much fun to be had on the 4th of July, it can be quite a distressing time for cats and dogs due to fireworks.If you live in a populated area, it is very likely there will be many fireworks going off throughout the evening. These loud explosions and lights can cause severe anxiety in our family ...

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Cat Grooming in the Summer: Important Tips For a Happy Kitty!

We are right in the midst of summer now, and there are cats everywhere enjoying the warmth the season brings.However, with the hot weather comes some seasonal risks that proper grooming can help alleviate. Many cats require a helping hand to help ensure that they remain as comfortable and healthy as possible during the summer months!Here are some valuable tips on cat grooming in the summer!Trimming Their CoatsFor us ...

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Treats for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is fast approaching; I’m sure you all have some plans on how to treat the dads in your life.But have you considered your dad dogs and cats? They are just as deserving of a celebration!In this quick article, we will be taking you through ideas on how to show your appreciation and love for both the human and pet dads in your family! A Fun Day Out! If the pet ...

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How Much Should You Tip Your Professional Pet Groomer?

At Groomit, we receive many questions about our service and pet grooming daily. A subject that commonly crops up is whether tipping our professional groomers is necessary or acceptable. As the pet grooming industry continues to rise in popularity, many newcomers to the service are faced with this dilemma and are simply unsure. We understand the worry!However, the short answer is yes, of course you can tip! Our professional groomers deserve the extra ...

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