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17 Toxic Plants for Cats

Cats love to chew on plants. There is something about the way the leaves sway in wind that can be irresistible. Plus, they have an instinct to eat plants when they have a stomach ache as well. That’s why you often see them smelling and chewing at the plants in your...

9 Holiday Gift Ideas for your Cat

What are you going to get your feline friends this year? 9 Holiday Gift Ideas for your Cat Shopping for your cat this holiday season doesn’t have to be hard.  While cats are known for being finicky, we’re sure these gift items are sure to make a splash this holiday...

9 Holiday Gifts for your Dog

  Having trouble finding a gift for your furry friends?  9 Holiday Gifts for your Dog The TrackR While some dogs like to roam, most dogs want to stay close to come or at least find their way back to their home as soon as possible if they do get lost. The TrackR can...

Can I take my dog trick or treating?

  Can I Take My Dog Trick Or Treating?   Trick or Treating is synonymous with annual Halloween celebrations across the United States so it’s understandable that you want to bring your dog along to enjoy the holiday.  It’s perfectly alright to take your trick or...

Is it safe to let your cat outside?

  Is It Safe To Let Your Cat Go Outside? Deciding whether your cat should be allowed outside or whether it should stay in all day is quite the conundrum. Some say letting it out has numerous benefits while others are absolutely not up for the idea. There are both pros...

What do I do if my dog gets lost?

  What Do I Do If My Dog Gets Lost?   Have you ever stopped to consider what you would do if your dog was to become lost? I know it’s not the most pleasant of thoughts and you might even be thinking to yourself “No way, that will never happen to MY dog”.  Well, like...

Is My Dog Dehydrated?

Can My Dog Be Dehydrated? Summer’s heating, folks!  Just the thought of it makes me thirsty!  While the temperatures increase, it’s important to take note of how much water your dog is drinking each day.  Ensuring that your dog is hydrated this summer will keep him...

SFYC Breed Feature: Carolina Dogs

How many of us can admit to perusing the pet adoption website Petfinder from time to time? Our household is at max capacity but I am definitely guilty!  Whether one is looking for a new pet, information, or just wants a daily dose of cuteness, it's fun to pick a...

Cool Activities for Hot Days

Yard work, humidity, and tourists - it's safe to say summer is here!  So what fun activities can you do with your pup when it's too hot for her regular walk? Cool down Buy an inexpensive kiddie pool and pretend you're on the beach!  Pup not impressed?  Try...