Have you heard of Pet in the City yet? It’s a wonderful pet store that services the Charlotte area! I got a chance to check out this gem this week. I stopped in to pick up some dog food. Both of my senior pups have special dietary needs. I spoke with Tara Belzer, the owner,…

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Pets are family, but nobody loves the odors that accompany them. Wet fur, litter boxes and whatever the cat or dog dragged in (literally) can all leave your home smelling less than fresh. Here’s a roundup of pet odor control tips to try to minimize that wet dog or litter box smell in your home.…

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Pet Insurance By: Kari Lynn Sherman Partner, Max and Luther Publications www.kariandcarey.com   When I got Max as a puppy (almost 5 years ago), the last thing I thought about was pet insurance. I was busy getting the important things like a crate, bed, toys, training books and figuring out what food was best for…

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Were you surprised at the Top 5 Halloween Pet Costumes posted below? I sure was! Click the link below for some helpful tips to keep your pets safe during Halloween. Some things may seem like common sense, but even if you know them, it’s good to have a quick reminder so you are more aware.…

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  I’ve cared for quite a few kitties with hyperthyroidism in my professional pet sitting career. It’s been my experience that these cats live a pretty normal life with the right medicine. If you suspect your cat has a hyperactive thyroid please visit your veterinarian for confirmation and help get your kitty regulated. Click the…

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  When it comes to animal rescue, the Humane Society of Charlotte is a power house! Did you know they also have a low-cost veterinary clinic on Wednesdays? Trips to the vet, even for just their regular check up, can cost at least $100. This usually includes the exam, shots, and other preventatives. Sometimes, this…

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  Back in June I told you guys about an event at PetSmart for the Secret Life of Pets. The event really didn’t pan out. I was a little disappointed. I thought they were giving away free movie tickets for the kids, but it turned out you had to buy a few boxes of treats…

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I stumbled upon this awesome app the other day and I couldn’t wait to share it with everyone! ResQwalk is free to download in the Apple Store or Google Play. Once you download it, you can get started right away. Just log in and select the rescue group you want to support. Then click the…

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