Benefits of Fostering a Shelter Pet

People who own pets understand the joy and love having a furry family member at home can bring. Sometimes owning a pet is not feasible at the moment, but for people who enjoy animals fostering can be a great option. Here are some benefits of fostering a shelter pet! Showing love and compassion – Some animals who arrive at a shelter may have an abusive or scary past, and can be a little shy or nervous in the beginning. By giving them a safe place in your home, they can slowly start to come out of their shell and begin
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Recognizing Pain in Dogs

It would be so much easier if we could ask our pets how they are doing, but since we cannot verbally communicate with them we need to recognize signs they are trying to tell us when they are not feeling well. While most dogs can do a good job of hiding their discomfort, here are some symptoms to look out for that may indicate they are painful.
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Super Trooper

Since this was National Deaf Dog week, we wanted to highlight one of our Blum families who has a deaf dog. Stephanie Hentz and Stacie Erck own Trooper, a 7-year-old Beagle, who has been deaf since birth.
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Happier Cats Tend to be Healthier

We all love our pets and take care of them, but how often do we think about their happiness? There have been studies that show that happy cats are healthier, and healthier cats are also happier. So how can you enrich your cat’s life? In honor of Happy Cat Month, here are some tips to make your cat happy!
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