What are the symptoms of kidney problems in cats?

This question actually a lot more involved then what some may think. Kidney disease is one of the most common diseases in senior cats, it is estimated that 80% of cats over 15 will develop kidney disease. It’s most common in cats 10-15 years of age. What have we...

Is Grooming Safe for Senior Cats?

Contrary to what I said about dogs, I am quite a bit more worried about taking a senior cat into the groomer. Why? It has to do with senior cats and their ability to hide diseases…in this case, I am specifically talking about heart issues. Cats are notorious for...

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We have an 11 year old 18 Lb terrier who slips on our hard wood floors and spiral stairs. He’s even crashed down the stairs a couple times and after that it takes us a week of re-training him to get him over his fear. So, I decided to try Paw Friction. So far,...

How to Move with a Senior Pet

Moving to a new home is a major adjustment, not only for you but also for your senior pet. Make the transition smoother by following the steps below. Before Moving Avoid doing too much packing at once.  Small changes will be less noticeable to your pet.  You should...

How to Spot and Treat Senior Pet Anxiety

Just like people, dogs can suffer from anxiety.  Some dogs don’t develop this pet health condition until later in life.  If you suspect your senior dog has anxiety, keep reading to learn more. Anxiety Symptoms Here are some general signs of anxiety: Panting Licking...