Articles in the ‘Paws To Play’ Category

Things to Consider Before Getting a Pet

March 22nd, 2015 | By Marjie No Comments

With nicer weather approaching, many families may be wondering if now is the right time to welcome a four-legged friend into their home. “Animals are a great way to teach responsibility, get active,…


Feline Fitness

December 20th, 2014 | By Marjie No Comments

Have you ever seen a cat out for a run with its owner? Or playing Frisbee with children at the park? Probably not. But just because we have to play differently with our…

Tips on how to select the best food product for your pet

October 24th, 2014 | By Marjie No Comments

  Our diets play an important role in our nutrition, weight, and overall health. The same is true for our pets. But with so many different options in the pet food aisle, it…


Giving Your Pet Something to Smile About: dental health for cats and dogs

August 22nd, 2014 | By Marjie No Comments

When you think about your pet’s health and wellness, you don’t necessarily consider the importance of dental care. But dental health can play a key role in their quality of life. “So often,…


Fun in the Sun Can be Harmful to Pets

May 18th, 2014 | By Marjie No Comments

With temperatures warming and summer just around the corner, it’s time to prepare your pet for our Georgia heat. “As temperatures rise, we see many cases of heat-related illness because people don’t realize…

Unwritten Rules of the Dog Park

April 5th, 2014 | By Katie No Comments

It’s starting to warm up, and our dogs are just as happy as we are to get outside and have fun in the sun. If you don’t have a fenced yard or canine…


Start Your Pets Slowly

December 19th, 2013 | By Marjie No Comments

You wouldn’t run a marathon after not working out at all for a month … would you?? So please don’t do this to your pets! Dogs, cats, and horses need regular workouts before…


Signs That Say “My Pet Is Overweight”

October 17th, 2013 | By Marjie No Comments

I don’t know about you, but I’ve never had a dog or cat walk by holding a sign that says, “I really need to get in shape. Could we please talk about my…


They’re so cute!

April 26th, 2012 | By Marjie No Comments

Spring is the time for baby animals! Playful puppies, cuddly kittens, sweet little lambs. But caring for a baby animal requires a great deal of time, patience, love and caregiving. Certainly, great care…


Combine Your  Fitness With Fido’s

August 26th, 2011 | By Marjie No Comments

You and your pooch may be more alike than you thought. Just like Spot, you want to have fun when you’re exercising! Most of us humans don’t relish the thought of chasing down…