BaxterBoo Blog

September 8, 2015

How to Trim Your Dog's Nails Without Traumatizing Both You and Your Dog


Maintaining your dog's nails is an important part of grooming, but doing it yourself can be stressful for both dog and human. Is there an easier way? 


September 1, 2015

What Does it Mean to be a Responsible Dog Owner?


September is Responsible Ownership Month, which is hosted by the American Kennel Club®. We can all use a brush up on how to be the best pet parents we can be.


August 20, 2015

Weird Fibers and Wires in Pedigree Dog Food are 'Safe'


Pedigree dog food users are barking mad as they've discovered foreign substances in their pets' kibble. Reports of sick dogs are skyrocketing!


August 19, 2015

Top 10 Reasons Why Pets Don't Go to the Vet


We all know we should get our pets regularly checked at the veterinarian, but sometimes we don't until they are in trouble. Here's why.


August 1, 2015

Introducing the Suitical - A Dog's Alternative to the Cone of Shame


Dogs and cats no longer have to be subjected to e-collars or inflatable collars to keep from biting or scratching after surgery or with skin issues. This is our review of the Suitical after-surgery pet wear. 


July 28, 2015

Is Surgery Safe for My Senior Pet?


It's a common concern for owners of older pets to wonder if surgery and other procedures are safe and sensible. These facts can help you decide.


July 14, 2015

Are Pet Allergies Driving You Crazy? Me too!


Dog and cat allergies are frustrating to pinpoint the cause. Adding to the difficulty is that treatments can take a long time to show results. Here's my journey with the complex issue.


July 9, 2015

Extraordinarily Careful: Stella & Chewy's Pet Food Company Issues Massive Voluntary Recall


Stella & Chewy has gone over and above what most companies would do after discovering a possible health concern with one batch of dog food. Why? Because pets matter more than profit.


July 6, 2015

Bugs and Other Creepy Crawlies That Can Hurt Your Dog or Cat


Along with fleas, ticks and mosquitoes, some spiders and insect can seriously injure your pet. You'll want to read this to protect your fur babies! 


July 4, 2015

Watch This: Summer Safety Tips Perfect For Independence Day


We wish you a safe and happy 4th of July!


June 27, 2015

Summer Treats You Shouldn't Share With Your Dog


Most of us want to share everything with our pets, but leave these summer treats to the humans!


June 14, 2015

Zinc Poisoning - Is Your Pet Safe?


This essential mineral for humans can be dangerous to pets in large amounts. Find out the surprising sources where your dog could be ingesting this toxin.

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