Dog Skin Conditions and Allergic Irritations to Fleas & Food

Dog Skin Conditions and Allergic Irritations to Fleas & Food

I would wager that, like me, you have battled a skin problem with at least one dog in your time either as a pet owner or groomer. And more than likely, you have encountered the problem with many puppies and adult dogs over the years. Yes, dog allergies can be a huge...
Cat Facts: Fun Tidbits About Tabby Cats

Cat Facts: Fun Tidbits About Tabby Cats

(Picture Credit: Getty Images) The tabby cat is one of the most popular types of cats in America. They’re also considered one of the most “classic” looking domestic cats, most likely because they’re the most common.  But just because they’re common doesn’t mean...
Happy #TRT – Tummy Rub Tuesday (Week 267)

Happy #TRT – Tummy Rub Tuesday (Week 267)

Hello everyone, Welcome to another week of Tummy Rub Tuesday! We have set up a Katzenworld Forum and would like to encourage everyone to make their entries for Tummy Rub Tuesday on our dedicated Tummy Rub Tuesday post. Simply leave a comment on the post and attach the...

How I Won the Year-Long Battle with My Dog’s Hairstyle

Before I got Obi, I spent a long time researching the type of dog I wanted. While size, color, and breed varied, they all had one thing in common: short hair. But when the cutest Maltese I’d ever seen ended up at our local pound, I couldn’t resist. I, too, have long...
Is Your Cat’s Runny Nose Normal?

Is Your Cat’s Runny Nose Normal?

Is your cat’s runny nose normal or a sign that she’s sick and needs to see a vet? Let’s find out. Is Your Cat’s Runny Nose a Cause for Concern? Does your cat’s runny nose necessitate a trip to the vet? Photography ©EricoMabellini | iStock / Getty Images Plus. “Most...
Now Available: The 2020 Conscious Cat Wall Calendar

Now Available: The 2020 Conscious Cat Wall Calendar

It’s hard to believe it’s time to start thinking about calendars for next year. We’re hoping that our 2020 Conscious Cat Wall Calendar will be one of your choices! Allegra and Ruby helped me pick out the photos (and as always, there was quite a bit of spirited...
Melissa’s Story: The Many Paths to Professional Grooming

Melissa’s Story: The Many Paths to Professional Grooming

Share | Tweet | print | email Certified Master Groomer Melissa Verplank describes her own unique path to a career in grooming and the importance of the motto: Education is Everything! Do you aspire to be a professional dog groomer? Check out www.ParagonPetSchool.com...
Fall Books for Cat Lovers

Fall Books for Cat Lovers

Cat Chase the Moon Famous feline P.I. Joe Grey is back in the 21st installment of Shirley Rousseau Murphy’s beloved Joe Grey Mystery series. In this newest thriller, Joe Grey’s world has fallen apart when his teen kitten, Courtney, goes missing. All the cats and their...
How to Be a Great Pet Parent

How to Be a Great Pet Parent

The dogs that attend grooming salons are pets that usually come from nice homes. Providing the right home environment for a dog is paramount to his/her health and well-being. However, as dog lovers and pet groomers, it’s difficult to swallow the following statistics....