Let’s be honest. As fun as vacations are, it can be super stressful leading up to them. Why add worries about pet boarding on top of it all? If you want to feel good about your pet being in good hands while you’re away, keep reading for 6 cat and dog boarding tips every pet
- Pet Health Care Industry Expert for 20 years
- Published pet industry contributor for Pet Age Magazine, Pet Business Magazine, Modern Dog, Pets Plus Magazine, etc.
- Named 2019 Pet Women of Influence Winner
- Passionate advocate for dogs and cats and non-toxic pet care products
- Happy pet mom to Wirehair Pointed Griffon, Parker and Labradoodle Mattie
Melissa Gulbranson is an editor and pet education content creator at Oxyfresh. She has been a pet lover in life and for her day job, she is a communications and marketing specialist in the pet and dental industries.
In 2000, she met Jak, a 5 month old Labradoodle with the all the antics. It was love at first lick. At a year, he was diagnosed with Addison’s disease. Being a first-time pet parent to a special needs dog was a scary time. It was important to help Jak live the best life while navigating being a first-time pet parent. She experienced all the typical pet parent mistakes and searched the ends of the Internet for ‘better ways’ to do pretty much everything. This led her to her passion of educating new pet parents.
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The most obvious benefit is fresh breath, but pet dental care is so much more than that. Taking care of your pet’s teeth will help prevent periodontal disease, the #1 clinical health condition affecting adult dogs and cats.
Is dog flu really a thing? Unfortunately, yes. And just like in humans, the flu can make dogs sick … really sick. Knowledge is power when it comes to protecting your pet. So keep reading for everything you need to know about dog flu, including which dog flu symptoms to be on high alert for.
Can people tell you’re a dog owner the minute they walk into your home? (No, not because of the wiggle-butts and barking … because of that stinky dog smell!) What’s scary about smelly dog odors is that we as the homeowners don’t always know how bad the problem really is. We become a bit immune
Ahh, it’s a relaxing evening at home. Blanket, check. TV remote, check. Cat on your lap, check. Stinky breath, ch … wait, noooo! To be fair to our cats, it’s not like their breath should smell like a cool minty breeze. But if the smell is something other than a mild fishy scent, it may