Halloween Pet Safety Tips
Haunted houses, parties, trick-or-treating, and jack-o-lanterns are some of the things that make up the spirit of Halloween. While you enjoy the spookiness of this holiday, it is important to keep your pets in mind as well. Utilizing these Halloween pet safety tips will help you and your pet have a safe, fun holiday this [...]
How to Winterize Your Pet Aussie Style!
It’s no secret here at Aussie Pet Mobile HQ that we care about pet health and grooming. We do also believe in their overall well-being. Winter has certainly hit the west coast and you will want to protect your dog from cold mornings and evening temperature drops. Factors To Consider: *Pet Size *Health of [...]
How to: Safely Cut Your Pet’s Nails
Have you ever taken a good look at your pet’s toenails? If you have you probably noticed that they are more complex than ours. Besides having a nail shell you will notice that they have a kwick, which is a hard material that protects the blood supply and nerves. They also have the meat which is the sensitive area between the shell and the kwick.
You want to make sure that you know what you’re doing before you start cutting.
Pet Care Summer Safety Series: Heat Stroke – Part 1
The summer time months are all too short and as the weather warms up, we all want to get out and enjoy it as much as possible with our family and loved ones – this probably includes a furry friend of yours (or two).
Here are some friendly reminders and tips of the summer dangers for pets so that all of the fun isn’t spoiled by a unsuspected emergency or illness:
CURBING CAT SCRATCHING
Cats scratch because it feels good, and it’s their way of naturally wearing down their nails or ripping them off in the process. Scratching also feels great — it stretches their front limbs and is the equivalent of our getting a hand massage.