Grateful Companion Pet Care

Chagas Disease in Dogs

Sunday, July 1, 2018, 8:18AM by Aldenice under Dog Health
Chagas Disease in Dogs

Chagas Disease in Dogs

All dogs are at risk for Chagas disease, a potentially fatal disease that affects the heart and other organ systems. 

Whether your dog stays outside for hours at a time or is primarily...  Read More »

 

Seven Dog Choking Hazards to Avoid

Friday, June 1, 2018, 8:00AM by Aldenice under Dog Health
Seven Dog Choking Hazards to Avoid

Tennis balls, sticks and steak bones may be some of your dog's favorite things. But many well-intentioned owners don't realize that these items — and other things they may typically give their dogs — can be...  Read More »

 

Science Says Your Pet Is Good for Your Mental Health

Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 7:40AM by Aldenice under Pet Therapy
Science Says Your Pet Is Good for Your Mental Health

Being a pet in America is a plum gig. Pets are incredibly well loved: according to a 2015 Harris poll, 95% of owners think of their animal as a member of the family. About half...  Read More »

 

Removing Dog Urine Stains

Monday, January 4, 2016, 10:20AM by petsittingology.com/Andre
Removing Dog Urine Stains

Ah those lovable dogs and their cute and clever antics!  Don’t we love the way they play fetch and run and jump and roll around and lick us affectionately and pee all over the carpet...  Read More »

 

Merry Christmas!!!

Monday, December 21, 2015, 6:05AM by Andre
Merry Christmas!!!

Grateful Companion Pet Care would like to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday.

 

Selecting a New Dog

Tuesday, November 3, 2015, 6:48AM by Andre
 Selecting a New Dog

When selecting a new dog to take home there are many things to think about and to take into consideration.  For instance, the biggest question to ask yourself is why you want a dog?  Do...  Read More »

 

The Best Dog Breeds for Families

Sunday, March 22, 2015, 6:43AM by Andre
The Best Dog Breeds for Families

The Best Dog Breeds for Families!
There’s nothing quite like the family dog.  It’s almost a slice of Americana.  In ever cheesy fifties image of the Perfect American Family we see a nice little house with...  Read More »

 

Here's Why Dogs Kick Their Legs When You Rub Their 'Sweet Spot"

Friday, November 21, 2014, 6:36AM by www.huffingtonpost.com
Here's Why Dogs Kick Their Legs When You Rub Their 'Sweet Spot"

Fido just can't help himself. Each time you scratch that sweet spot on his belly, his hind leg starts kicking like crazy--but why?
Ultimately, it's all about self-preservation.
"Dogs kick when we scratch their belly because it's...  Read More »

 

Toad Venom Toxicosis in Dogs.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 1:33PM by http://www.petmd.com
Toad Venom Toxicosis in Dogs.

Toad venom toxicity is relatively common in dogs. Being natural predators, it is common for dogs to catch toads in their mouths, thereby coming into contact with the toad's toxin, which the toad releases when...  Read More »

 

Pet Travel Safety

Friday, October 3, 2014, 5:49AM by Andre/PSI
Pet Travel Safety

 Grateful Companion Pet Care Encourages Pet Owners to Travel Safe when Fido’s in Tow
With more than half of pet owners reporting traveling with their dogs in their cars at least once per month, professional pet...  Read More »