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Pet Wellness Month

Pet Wellness Month

Posted by Cassidy Plasterer on 6th Oct 2021

October is National Pet Wellness Month. This month is a reminder about the importance of the routine wellness check ups and keeping up with a healthy lifestyle for your pets. Nutrition is a huge deal …
Common house plants vs your pets

Common house plants vs your pets

Posted by Cassidy Plasterer on 2nd Sep 2021

For a first-time plant buyer, typical questions that arise are, “What type of plant should I get? Does it require a lot of water? How big does it get? What pot should I use?” These questi …
Can dogs detect COVID-19?

Can dogs detect COVID-19?

Posted by Cassidy Plasterer on 17th Aug 2021

Many of you know that dogs have a profound sense of smell. They can sniff out a wide variety of illnesses and researchers are saying that dogs could potentially detect the COVID-19 virus. During the …
Do chickens make good pets?

Do chickens make good pets?

Posted by Cassidy Plasterer on 3rd Aug 2021

Often times, we consider a dog or cat as a great companion, but what about a chicken? A chicken is not typically thought of as a pet, however, there are many reasons why chickens could be a great add …
Why do dogs dig?

Why do dogs dig?

Posted by Cassidy Plasterer on 27th Jul 2021

We all know dogs are born with a natural instinct to dig, but there are many other reasons behind a dog’s digging. Here are some other reasons why your dog may be digging:Boredom: If your dog i …
Benefits of Owning a Pet

Benefits of Owning a Pet

Posted by Cassidy Plasterer on 20th Jul 2021

While pets are cute and cuddly companions, they can also serve other benefits that you may not have thought of. Having a pet can teach adults and children how to be responsible. Pets need food, water …
Returning to Normal

Returning to Normal

Posted by Cassidy Plasterer on 13th Jul 2021

We all know that 2020 was an extremely tough year. Living a normal life was out of the question. There were restrictions on seeing friends, family, and just people for that matter. People were workin …
Does your dog understand you?

Does your dog understand you?

Posted by Cassidy Plasterer on 7th Jul 2021

  A recent article, “Pup's looking at you, kid: Puppies can understand human cues from very young age” stated that certain puppies were capable of taking directions from humans with …
Are Cats Happier Outside?

Are Cats Happier Outside?

Posted by Cassidy Plasterer on 29th Jun 2021

If you are a cat owner, you know that you will either have a cat that loves to run out the door or a cat that simply has no interest in what is beyond the couch. In my experience, 75% of my cats have …
Dogs Need Exercise!

Dogs Need Exercise!

Posted by Jenn Smith on 22nd Aug 2020

NPR released an article yesterday on Germany's potential ordinance that would order dog owners to exercise dogs twice a day, getting them outside more; and that got us thinking: Maybe Germany ha …
Outdoor Cats In Texas

Outdoor Cats In Texas

Posted by Jenn Smith on 20th Aug 2020

The closure of spay neuter facilities over the past few months has led to a population explosion of outdoor cats. “San Antonio is known to have a huge population of outdoor cats. In San Antoni …
Gas Post Drivers

Gas Post Drivers

Posted by Jenn Smith on 19th Aug 2020

Installing fence posts is easy but it can be tedious work for fence installers working on a lot of acreage. The job can be challenging if the ground is hard or rocky, as well. Fence installers and co …
COVID-19 In Pets

COVID-19 In Pets

Posted by Jenn Smith on 18th Aug 2020

Last month, the first U.S. dog to definitively test positive for COVID-19 died in New York City. The canine—a German shepherd named Buddy—likely had lymphoma, but the case serve …
COVID Dog Dies, NC

COVID Dog Dies, NC

Posted by Jenn Smith on 15th Aug 2020

“A necropsy was performed to try to determine the animal’s state of health at the time of death and the cause of death, and the complete investigation is ongoing,” said the NCDHHS i …
Install Cat Fence Posts

Install Cat Fence Posts

Posted by Jenn Smith on 14th Aug 2020

Cat fence posts are just as easy to install as dog fence line posts. They just require one additional step. Here's how to install cat fence line posts for Kitty Corral Cat Fences: 1. Use a sledge ham …
Hold Down DogFence

Hold Down DogFence

Posted by Jenn Smith on 13th Aug 2020

Some dogs play Houdini tricks on pet owners; and sneak out along the bottom of the fence. This may be a fun game to them; but for pet owners, it can be quite nerve wrecking. Adding ground stakes to t …
Coyote-Dog Attacks

Coyote-Dog Attacks

Posted by Jenn Smith on 12th Aug 2020

They may look like cousins, but coyotes are not friendly animals to domestic dogs. In fact, coyote attacks on dogs occur more frequently than we read in the news. Here are a few steps that can be don …
Fence Mesh On Wood

Fence Mesh On Wood

Posted by Jenn Smith on 7th Aug 2020

Some homeowners like the look of wooden fence with its rustic style; but how does dog fence mesh attach to wooden posts? There is one method that works really well. Keep reading to learn more. B …