Lovable Dogs Need a Foster and/or Permanent Home

Lovable Dogs Need a Foster and/or Permanent Home

Dachshund Rescue of Houston (DRoH) is seeking a foster and permanent home(s) for these 3 pups, whose human passed away of cancer last week.  DRoH is in search of a loving and safe permanent home, ideally for all 3 dogs together.  They are short haired red dachshunds.  The 2 sisters, Ginger and Sophie, are 12 […]

Old Dogs are the Best Dogs

Old Dogs are the Best Dogs

Old dogs are great dogs. What makes old dogs so great? They acquire interesting quirks for which they offer no apologies, and none is expected. They maintain their endearing mischievousness and most of all their rock-solid love. They are truly the best, of our best old friends. Sure, people love puppies but it’s not the same. Puppies […]

Traveling With Fido this Summer? Follow These Holistic Tips!

Traveling With Fido this Summer?  Follow These Holistic Tips!

Traveling is a big part of Summer fun! When you have pets, as they are a part of our families, many things must be considered such as should you board them, find them a pet sitter or a home sitter to stay at your home or should you take them on the road with you? If you chose to […]

Senior Living Referral Service Lists Houston Pet Friendly Living Facilities

Senior Living Referral Service Lists Houston Pet Friendly Living Facilities

A Place for Mom®, the nation’s largest senior living referral service, has released a list of pet-friendly communities in and around the cities of Dallas and Houston as part of its campaign to highlight how pets can improve quality of life for seniors. As many as 40 percent of A Place for Mom’s clients nationwide inquire […]

Americas #1 Dog Visits Reliant Dog Show

Americas #1 Dog Visits Reliant Dog Show

Celebrating 35 years, the Reliant Park World Series of Dog Shows, July 18-22, 2012, is bringing in the big guns! Malachy, the Westminster Best in Show winner, will be at the 2012 show on Saturday, July 21, and Sunday, July 22!  At 10 a.m., 12 p.m. and 2 p.m, dog show visitors will get to […]

Canine & Feline Heart Disease: Quality of Life Matters

Canine & Feline Heart Disease: Quality of Life Matters

              Quality of life has become accepted as an important predictor of survival among human patients with heart failure. Now veterinarians at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University have developed two surveys that may prove to be similarly useful in evaluating the quality of life for […]

MEET THE BREED IS LIKE SPEED DATING FOR PEOPLE AND DOGS

MEET THE BREED IS LIKE SPEED DATING FOR PEOPLE AND DOGS

 Find the Dog Breed of Your Dreams at the Reliant Park World Series of Dog Shows  Photo provided by www.akc.org As many dog owners know, raising a dog varies in difficulty according to the breed.  Each breed of dog has its own characteristics that may be unknown to potential pet owners.  The Reliant Park World […]

Miniature Schnauzer “Luna” Needs A Home

Miniature Schnauzer “Luna” Needs A Home

Submitted by our sponsor, Miniature Schnauzer Rescue of Houston   I’m “Luna” and I’m about ten years old. My owners, Marge and Rudi, have taken excellent care of me since I was a puppy. I’m spayed, regularly groomed, fully vetted and much loved. Sadly, Marge passed away a couple of years ago. Last year, right […]

Pet Insurance Analysis by Local Veterinarian, Dr. Baxter

Pet Insurance Analysis by Local Veterinarian, Dr. Baxter

  In the April 2012 issue of Houston PetTalk, Dr. Baxter, a veterinarian at Central Houston Animal Hospital, presents the analysis of pet insurance including what questions you should ask when reviewing policy benefits, her top 4 picks, contact information for these top 4 plans and her general thoughts about the reasons for pet insurance […]

Treating pain the holistic way

Treating pain the holistic way

      Do you know that everything boils down to a type of pain you or your pet experience? Pain from injury, illness, dealing with chronic or destructive behavioral problems, and even from a missing or in spirit pet. Ultimately, all can be categorized into physical, mental, emotional, or spiritual pain.  Did you know that you have the […]

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