The Truth About Shedding

  • Posted: July 15, 2008  by Mary Ann Brookes   -  
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When pet owners get together, they talk about both the joys and the trials of living with animals. While the joys are many and varied, there’s one complaint that seems to be shared by all those who live under the same roof with a pet.  The common complaint is one

Tick Treatments

  • Posted: July 1, 2008  by Mary Ann Brookes   -  
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Ticks belong to the group of parasites known as arthropods. Ticks are classified as either soft ticks or hard ticks. The type of ticks in your area will vary depending upon such factors as altitude, humidity, and temperature variations. Soft ticks prefer warm climates. The Spinus Ear Tick prefers to

Flea Treatments

  • Posted: June 1, 2008  by Mary Ann Brookes   -  
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Fleas are a major concern for animal owners. The most common parasite on your dog will actually be a CAT flea. Dog fleas (Ctenocephalides canis) are commonly found in Europe, while cat fleas (Ctenocephalides felis) are very common to the U.S. Fleas are blood sucking insects that have well-developed legs