Dear Tabby, We recently adopted a puppy and were thinking about getting her a monthly dog treat and toy subscription. We’ve found that they can be kind of expensive, though. Are pet subscription boxes worth it? Shopping for Goodies in Garden Oaks Dear Shopping for Goodies, Pet subscription boxes can be a lot of fun for both your pet and for you! There are lots of different … [Read more...] about Weighing pros and cons of pet subscription boxes
Dear Tabby, We are the proud owners of a black kitty whom we adore, but we hear a lot of chatter about how black cats are unadoptable and even people who are scared of them! Can you explain why people are hesitant to adopt black cats and help convince them otherwise? Black cat obsessed in Woodland Heights Dear Black cat obsessed, Clearly, I don’t have to tell you this, but … [Read more...] about Why do black cats get a bad rap?
Dear Tabby, Our Chocolate lab has terrible dandruff! It seems to get worse when he’s excited. Frequent bathing seems to help, but lately we just can’t get on top of the problem. What’s going on? Living in a Snowglobe in Garden Oaks Dear Living in a Snowglobe, Canine dandruff is a common problem and can have all sorts of causes. The reasons your dog is experiencing dandruff … [Read more...] about Help for dealing with dog dandruff
Dear Tabby, With the summer months behind us and the weather starting to get cooler, we’re looking forward to seeing less mosquitoes. Does the reduction in mosquitoes also mean that we don’t have to give our dogs expensive heartworm preventatives during the winter months?Budget Conscious in Forest West Dear Budget Conscious, Heartworm preventative medications can be … [Read more...] about Does your dog need year-round heartworm prevention?
Dear Tabby, Our 7-year-old lab has gotten fat! Since March, he’s gained 14 pounds! We want to help him get the weight off safely. Any tips?Chunky Lab in Garden Oaks Dear Chunky Lab, This COVID-19 pandemic has left many of us feeling a bit more chunky than we’d like, but the good news is that with some careful thought and swift action, you can help turn back the scale … [Read more...] about Help your dog go from chunky to hunky