Is Vaping Dangerous for Pets?

Research on the safety of vaping is ongoing. Some think of vaping as a safer alternative to cigarettes, as cigarettes have toxins that vape juice does not. However, many vape mixtures contain liquid nicotine, which is especially dangerous for animals. Dogs or cats may consume cigarettes, cigarette butts, nicotine patches, Read more…

Striped cat sitting with text "Cat Scooting Boogie"

What is Cat Scooting?

Cat scooting? First and foremost, what is cat scooting? Scooting is a cat dragging its butt along the floor. Usually, this behavior is seen with dogs. While it may look funny or strange, cat scooting could signal a medical problem that needs to be addressed. What could cause a scooting Read more…

Why Do Dogs Eat Poop?

My dog has the most disgusting habit, eating poop! Stool eating, also known as coprophagia or coprophagy, is something that none of us want to think about. Unfortunately, many dogs eat poop at some point, whether it is their own or belongs to another animal. According to the American Kennel Read more…

Dog Nose Best

Most dog owners find that a cold, wet nose on their canine signifies a healthy dog. A dog naturally secretes mucus that helps it trap scent particles on the surface, thus creating a wet nose. But what if the nose is warm and dry? Does a dry nose indicate the Read more…