BaxterBoo Blog

December 28, 2014

Don't Leave Your Dog Out Of New Year's Resolutions!

We all want better health and happiness in the new year, and you and your pets can work on goals together!

November 28, 2014

Found: Freakishly Fat Cat

And you thought you'd overindulged over the holiday! Butterball, the 36-pound cat found in Texas is enrolling in a special weight-reduction plan.

November 19, 2014

Elusive Allergies: What's Irritating My Pet?

Just like people, pets can have allergies. Some are even allergic to human dander! Figuring out the triggers can be tricky and tough to treat, but there is hope.

November 15, 2014

Alert: Recent Pet Food Related Deaths - Could Your Pet Be In Danger?

A major US pet food company is facing scrutiny as online reports are surfacing about food-related illnesses and death. 

November 9, 2014

Is Exercising My Dog REALLY That Important?

As dog owners, we probably feel guilty with this nagging feeling that our dogs aren't getting enough exercise. Here's why an active lifestyle with thoughtful and proactive exercise maximises your dog's performance and your bond.

October 23, 2014

12 Dog Myths That Just Won't Die

There's a lot of canine conventional wisdom but, a lot of times, it's just plain wrong. How well do you know your dog?

October 22, 2014

The Supreme Court Has Gone To The Dogs!

John Oliver, a comedian and political satirist, has come up with a unique way of encouraging the American people to pay attention to what goes on in the Supreme Court!

October 21, 2014

How To Deal With Hairballs In Your Dog

Hairballs in dogs? Isn't that a cat problem? Actually, both dogs and cats can get hairballs. Not only are they gross, but they can be a hazard. Here's what you need to know to protect your pet.

October 20, 2014

My Dog Wheezes a Lot. What’s Wrong?

Dog wheezing can be from a number of sources. Some aren't a big deal, but some are serious. Here's what you need to know.

October 18, 2014

Breast Cancer Awareness - Not Just For Humans

Did you know that breast cancer is the number one carcinoma found in unaltered female dogs? It's also more prevalent in certain breeds. Here's what you need to know to protect your pup.

October 15, 2014

Cannabis for Canines and Cats? Why Pot Has Promise In Helping Pets

Some companies claim hemp-based products provide unsurpassed treatment for pets that suffer from anxiety, digestive issues, seizures and more.

October 14, 2014

The Ebola Scare: Could My Pet Get Sick?

Spanish officials killed the dog belonging to an Ebola-positive nurse in Madrid. Here in the US, a dog that belonged to another Ebola-positive healthcare worker is being quarantined. What is the risk to pets?

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