Vaccination Definitions For Pets

Do you get lost in some of the terms related to vaccination for pets? Here are a few of the common terms you need to know: Vaccine Protocols – Recommended series and frequency of vaccinations by Veterinary Associations Required by law – a vaccine required by state; varies from state to state; Rabies is the […]

Bark Busters Promotes Older Pet Adoption

Houston Humane Society and Bark Busters Home Dog Training are teaming up to promote the adoption of the HHS’ larger more “mature” four-legged friends.

Sit. SIT. SIT!! I said SIT DOWN this very minute!!!!!

I confess. I have done it. We are all guilty of it. Pet owners constantly say all kinds of things to their dogs; from commands, to baby talk, to full on monologues. But the thing is, no matter how soulfully they may look up at you, dogs are not born understanding English… or French, or […]

Pet Boarding In Houston: An Alternative Idea!

Pet Boarding In Houston: An Alternative Idea!

It’s vacation time and you’re excited about the prospects of skiing for a week but your enthusiasm is curbed by your anxiety over what to do with your Beagle, Bailey. Pets Are Inn, a new pet care franchise in the Houston area has an innovative solution…a sleepover with a “host” family!

Pets Are Inn places pets in carefully screened, private homes where they are treated as one of the family. This home away from home allows pets to bring their favorite toys, blankets and treats to keep them comfortable while interacting with their host family.

Come vacation time, Patty Herbert dreaded asking relatives to take care of Molly, the family dog. “I hated imposing on them,” says Herbert. Herbert’s worries disappeared when she called Pets Are Inn and discovered how they carefully match pets to care-takers.

Dog Training Deconstructed

Dog Training Deconstructed by Michelle Mantor Whether you have a new puppy or a dog that has owned you for awhile, training may likely be on your mind because it is noted as one of the top concerns (along with nutrition) of pet owners. From house soiling to jumping on guests or not coming when […]

Canine Health: Article 1 of 3

There is a health epidemic in our dogs due to the poor quality of commercial dog food as well as environmental stresses.

It’s Holiday Shopping Season!

The shopping season has officially made its “mark” on retail stores and as you make your list and check it twice

Deborah Duncan Is Great With Animals Too!

It’s true…Deborah Duncan is just as big-hearted as her smile is charming and her wit is quick! The new host of Great Day Houston is dazzling her audience every day but what some may not know is that she also gives her time and talent to animal charities in Houston. Deborah Duncan needs no introduction […]

Lost Houston Dogs Found At Shelter But Owner Cannot Claim Them – Please Microchip Your Pets!

This story was aired this week by Channel 13. It’s quite sad for the owner and we hope our community can find a way to help this pet owner get her dogs back. Please be sure to Microchip your pets because it’s the only way to ensure your pets would be returned to you from […]