Category Archives: Pet Health & Safety

How to Handle a Cat Fight or Dog Fight

Dogs and cats are territorial creatures so fights are always a possibility. Animal fights are scary especially if your pet is in the middle of one. Here are some things you can do to prevent a fight from happening in the first place and things that you can do if a fight breaks out.First you…
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Product review: Shampoo

We were recently asked to try out a line of products from Vintage Doggie Spa by our veterinarian  friend, Dr. Cathy Alinovi.  She recommended the products because of their natural ingredients.  We tested the shampoo, refreshing spritz, and conditioning detangler on our two personal dogs. One of our dogs is older so we are always…
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Doggie Nosebleeds

So you were visiting with your dog and you notice that he has a nosebleed. Now you're asking yourself what do I do? How serious is it? Does my dog need to go to the vet? Most of the time when a dog has a nosebleed it's caused by an injury or some kind of…
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Oh Dear! It’s Bath Time!

Contrary to common belief not all dogs like the water and most cats really do hate the water so bath time can be a real challenge. They fight you every step of the way - scratch, claw, and bite you in order to jump out and run. Leaving you frustrated and a trail of water…
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Housebreaking 101

The easiest way to housebreak a puppy is to crate train him. Wild dogs and wolves live in dens. So a crate is not a depressing cage to a dog. A crate makes a dog feel safe and secure - this is my house and nothing is going to hurt me here.  This is how…
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The Dreaded Nail Trimming

A lot of people have a hard time trimming their pet's nails. They squirm, fidget, pull away, and fight you every step of the way. It's a frustrating experience for you and traumatic for your pets. Nail cutting is a necessity but it doesn't have to suck. Here are some steps you can take to…
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Say Hello to Bewaggle!

Bewaggle is a brand new Pet Services company, located in DeLand Florida, and serving Volusia and Seminole Counties.  This blog will be a place for me to post tips, news and stories that I think will be interesting or useful to pet owners and animal lovers. If you have questions about your pet's training or general…
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