Q: Will the collars be too big for my small 5-pound dog?
A: The BarkWise collars fit dogs that are 8lbs or larger with neck sizes ranging from 6” – 24”. They are lightweight at only 2 ounces, but for a small 5-pound dog, they have proven to be too big.
Summer days can quickly turn from Fun In The Sun to painful burns when the sun is blazing on the asphalt and concrete for hours. Dogs need extra care during these times since their paws will touch hot ground directly. But you can help them!
Think it’s just you sneezing?
Nope. Dogs have allergies too! They’re just like us: they can inhale, ingest or have skin allergies. The most common allergens are grass, trees, cigarette smoke, perfumes, foods and fleas. How do you know if your dogs’ allergic to something?
Watch for these common symptoms:
When you’re out with your dogs, it’s always a good idea to check their bodies for foxtails. This barbed, grassy weed can burrow into your dog’s skin and can become very dangerous. Foxtails are relentless; they can cause swelling, discharge, abscesses, pain and, in severe cases, death.
Here are common places and symptoms of foxtails:
Worry and stress can rule us when a natural disaster or other emergency happens. Relieve some of this by making sure your pets, and not only you and your human family, have everything they need. Be prepared for an unexpected emergency. Here are the basics, but pets are individuals, so add whatever else that is not listed to your “in case of emergency” storage that they require.