Karla’s Pet Care Blog

Bathing Your Dog: What You Need to Know

Bathing Your Dog: What You Need to Know

When you’re greeted by the smell of your dog before you even see them, then it may be time for a bath. Chances are they ended up that smelly because bath time can be pretty stressful. But once you’re armed with a few good bath time tips, bathing your dog will be a...

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Cookout Safety Tips

Cookout Safety Tips

When the weather is beautiful we all think about getting together with our friends and family. And why not? After all, we all love a good cookout. You can enjoy a beautiful day, eat good food and our fur-friends can come along too! However, you do want to make sure...

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Why Does my Dog Shed so Much?

Why Does my Dog Shed so Much?

Now that the weather is getting warmer you may notice fur piling up more than ever around the house. So, why does your dog shed so much?  Mainly, like our own hair and skin, dogs shed to allow new growth of healthy fur. All dogs will shed to some degree, but some shed...

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Should I Clean My Cat’s Teeth?

Should I Clean My Cat’s Teeth?

Just as it is necessary to keep your teeth, your children’s teeth and even your dog’s teeth clean, you need to make sure cat's teeth get some love too. But it can be a little intimidating. After all, cats are known to be very opinionated about when and where they want...

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How to Prepare for  a Kitten

How to Prepare for a Kitten

Spring is the season of the kitten. The shelters are usually overwhelmed with kittens are this time of year. And chances are you probably have at least one person you know offering a free kitten to a good home. However, once you decide to get a cat or kitten there are...

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Benefits You Get from Walking Your Dog

Benefits You Get from Walking Your Dog

Not only is it important your dog gets plenty of exercise every day, it's also important that you do as well. While we are always more than happy to come and walk your dogs on a regular basis you can also get lots of benefits from walking your dog.  Hiring a dog...

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Why Is My Dog Shedding So Much?

Why Is My Dog Shedding So Much?

Now that the weather is getting warmer you may notice fur piling up more than ever around the house. And you're probably wondering, "Why is my dog shedding so much?" Mainly, like our own hair and skin, dogs shed to allow new growth of healthy fur. All dogs will shed...

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What Does a Pet Sitter Do at My house

What Does a Pet Sitter Do at My house

Our pets miss us when we’re gone. Days can be long at work and vacations are always needed; that’s why you hired a pet sitter to take care of them in your absence. It's comforting to know that your pet is being cared for while you're away, but do you ever...

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