Cat foaming at the mouth

Cat Foaming at the Mouth: Reasons & What to Do

Seeing your cat foaming at the mouth or throwing up white foam can be horrifying. We all love our furry felines, so it’s terrible to see them ill. So, why is your cat foaming at the mouth? Cats can foam at the mouth for various reasons, including rabies, dental disease, nausea, and poisoning. If it […]

How big will my puppy get? Puppy / dog growth chart

Dog (or Puppy) Growth Chart: How Big Will Your Puppy Get?

Though every breed (and mix of breeds) is different, some general guidelines can help you track your puppy’s growth. We consulted with our veterinarian, Dr. Jennifer Coates, who reviewed and approved data about puppy weights and sizes, which we then used to create a convenient puppy (or dog) growth chart. Puppy Growth Chart Fully Grown: […]

How big will your kitten get? Kitten / cat growth chart

Kitten and Cat Growth Chart

A kitten growth chart can help you decide if you would like to add a furry feline to your family. Though most cats average somewhere between 10 pounds and 18 pounds, one pound on a cat can make a major difference in their health. From the short-haired Abyssinian to the long-haired Maine Coon, cats range […]

How big do mixed breeds get? Mixed breed growth chart

Mixed Breed Growth Chart: How Big Will Your Mixed Breed Dog Get?

Though every mixed-breed dog is different, some general guidelines can help you track your puppy’s growth. We consulted with our veterinarian, Dr. Jennifer Coates, who reviewed and approved data about mixed-breed weights and sizes, which we then used to create a convenient mixed-breed dog growth chart. The chart shows you a mixed-breed puppy’s monthly average […]

How big will my Rottweiler get? Rottweiler growth chart

Rottweiler Growth Chart: How Big Will Your Rottweiler Get?

If you recently brought home a Rottweiler puppy, there’s one thing you know: It’s going to get big! Just how big will your puppy be when he’s full-grown? We consulted with our veterinarian, Dr. Jennifer Coates, who reviewed and approved data about puppy weights and sizes, which we then used to create a convenient Rottweiler […]

How big will my Pitbull get? Pitbull growth chart

Pit Bull Growth Chart: How Big Will Your Pit Bull Get?

We consulted with our veterinarian, Dr. Jennifer Coates, who reviewed and approved data about puppy weights and sizes, which we then used to create a convenient pit bull growth chart. You can use this as a reference to see how your puppy compares to the average. The chart shows you a pit bull’s monthly average […]

How big will my Australian Shepherd get? Australian Shepherd growth chart

Australian Shepherd Growth Chart: How Big Will Your Australian Shepherd Get?

Most Aussies are medium-sized dogs, but when you get your new puppy, you may wonder how big he or she will get. We consulted with our veterinarian, Dr. Jennifer Coates, who reviewed and approved data about puppy weights and sizes, which we then used to create a convenient puppy growth chart. You can use this […]

How big will my French Bulldog get? French Bulldog growth chart

French Bulldog Growth Chart: How Big Will Your French Bulldog Get?

If you recently brought home a French Bulldog puppy, you may be wondering how big he will get. We consulted with our veterinarian, Dr. Jennifer Coates, who reviewed and approved data about puppy weights and sizes, which we then used to create a convenient French Bulldog growth chart. You can use this as a reference […]

How big will my Great Pyrenees get? Great Pyrenees growth chart

Great Pyrenees Growth Chart: How Big Will Your Great Pyrenees Get?

If you’re the proud owner of a new Great Pyrenees puppy, you know he’s going to get big. The question is: just how big? We consulted with our veterinarian, Dr. Jennifer Coates, who reviewed and approved data about puppy weights and sizes, which we then used to create a convenient Great Pyrenees growth chart. You […]

How big will your Standard Poodle get? Standard Poodle Growth Chart

Standard Poodle Growth Chart: How Big Will Your Standard Poodle Get?

As you get to know your new puppy, you may be wondering how big he or she might get. We consulted with our veterinarian, Dr. Jennifer Coates, who reviewed and approved data about puppy weights and sizes, which we then used to create a convenient puppy growth chart. You can use this as a reference […]

How big will your Bernedoodle get?

Bernedoodle Growth Chart: How Big Will Your Bernedoodle Get?

As you get to know your new puppy, you may be wondering how big he or she might get. We consulted with our veterinarian, Dr. Jennifer Coates, who reviewed and approved data about puppy weights and sizes, which we then used to create a convenient puppy growth chart—You can use this as a reference to […]

How big will my Husky get? Husky growth chart

Husky Growth Chart: How Big Will Your Husky Get?

As you get to know your new puppy, you may be wondering how big he or she might get. We consulted with our veterinarian, Dr. Jennifer Coates, who reviewed and approved data about puppy weights and sizes, which we then used to create a convenient puppy growth chart. You can use this as a reference […]

Home remedies for a cat throwing up food

Home Remedies for a Cat Throwing Up Food

Cats throw up food for many different reasons. Some are serious and require veterinary attention, but others, like eating too much too quickly, can usually be handled with home remedies. If your cat has just vomited once or twice but seems to feel fine otherwise, it’s safe to try some home treatment. But do not […]

Home remedies for a cat throwing up bile

4 Home Remedies for a Cat Vomiting Bile

Bile is a digestive fluid that is made in the liver and secreted into the small intestine. Bile can be seen in a cat’s vomit, giving it a yellow, orange, or even a brown or greenish tinge. You’re more likely to see bile when a cat vomits on an empty stomach, so you’ll often notice […]

What to do when your cat is vomiting blood

What To Do if Your Cat is Vomiting Blood (Call Your Vet!)

Vomiting isn’t all that unusual in cats. Whether it’s because of a hairball or because they ate something unusual, a cat who vomits once or twice but is acting normally doesn’t necessarily need to be rushed to the veterinarian. But the situation is very different if you see blood in your cat’s vomit. If your […]

Things to do when your cat is throwing up white foam

4 Things to Do if Your Cat is Throwing Up White Foam

The white foam that cats vomit is usually just mucus mixed with a little fluid. Mucus and fluid are almost always present in cat vomit, but they’re easy to miss when they’re mixed with food or other materials. White foamy cat vomit is most apparent when a cat throws up on an empty stomach. There […]

OTC medicine for cat diarrhea

Over the Counter Medicine for Cat Diarrhea (4 Types)

Diarrhea is a symptom of many different diseases in cats. Some are serious, but a few will get better with a little home treatment. If over the counter medication is an option, the four main options are: Anti-bacterial medications Probiotics Diet Hydration Supplements If your cat has had just a few episodes of diarrhea but […]

Home remedies for cat diarrhea

4 Home Remedies for Cat Diarrhea

Sometimes a cat with diarrhea needs to see a vet ASAP, but there are occasions when trying a little home treatment first just makes sense. Let’s take a look at the best ways to approach cat diarrhea and what home remedies might help your feline friend feel better. The four home remedies for treating your […]

Are Goldendoodles hypoallergenic?

Are Goldendoodles Hypoallergenic? (Everything You Need to Know)

If you’re thinking about bringing home a brand new puppy and have allergies you’re probably asking yourself the same question about a variety of different breeds: “are they hypoallergenic?” The short answer is no: no dog is actually technically hypoallergenic. But there’s a lot more to the story. While no dog is hypoallergenic, the reactions […]

Are Yorkies hypoallergenic?

Are Yorkies Hypoallergenic? (Everything You Need to Know)

If you’re thinking about bringing a new puppy home and have allergies, you’re probably asking yourself the same question about a variety of different breeds: “are they hypoallergenic?” The short answer is no: no dog is actually hypoallergenic. There’s still more to the story. While no dog is hypoallergenic, the reactions people have to dogs […]

Are Pomeranians hypoallergenic?

Are Pomeranians Hypoallergenic? (Everything You Need to Know)

If you’re thinking about bringing a new pup home and have allergies, you’re probably asking yourself the same question about a variety of different breeds: “are they hypoallergenic?” The short answer is no: no dog is actually hypoallergenic. There’s still more to the story. While no dog is hypoallergenic, the reactions people have to dogs […]

Are Labradoodles hypoallergenic?

Are Labradoodles Hypoallergenic? (Everything You Need to Know)

If you’re thinking about bringing home a brand new puppy and have allergies you’re probably asking yourself the same question about a variety of different breeds: “are they hypoallergenic?” The short answer is no: no dog is actually technically hypoallergenic. But there’s a lot more to the story. While no dog is hypoallergenic, the reactions […]

Are Siamese Cats hypoallergenic?

Are Siamese Cats Hypoallergenic? (Everything You Need to Know)

Taking home a cat is exciting. Visiting a friend is exciting too (especially after the last few years). But if you’re someone with allergies who is considering getting a Siamese Cat or you’re visiting someone who has one, it’s nice to understand how that’s likely to impact your allergies. First off: no, Siamese Cats are […]

Are Bengal Cats hypoallergenic?

Are Bengal Cats Hypoallergenic? (Everything You Need to Know)

Taking home a cat is exciting. Visiting a friend is exciting too (especially after the last few years). But if you’re someone with allergies who is considering getting a Bengal Cat or you’re visiting someone who has one, it’s nice to understand how that’s likely to impact your allergies. First off: no, Bengal Cats are […]

Are Corgis hypoallergenic?

Are Corgis Hypoallergenic? (Everything You Need to Know)

If you’re thinking about getting a new puppy (or you’re visiting a friend with a Corgi) and have allergies you may be wondering “are Corgis hypoallergenic?” The short answer is no: no dog is actually technically hypoallergenic. But there’s a lot more to the story. While no dog is hypoallergenic, the reactions people have to […]

Are French Bulldogs hypoallergenic?

Are French Bulldogs (Frenchies) Hypoallergenic? (Everything You Need to Know)

If you’re thinking about bringing home a new puppy (or you’re just concerned about visiting a friend with a French Bulldog) and have allergies you may be wondering “are French Bulldogs hypoallergenic?” The short answer is no: no dog is actually technically hypoallergenic. But there’s a lot more to the story. While no dog is […]

Are Cocker Spaniels hypoallergenic?

Are Cocker Spaniels Hypoallergenic? (Everything You Need to Know)

If you’re thinking about bringing home a new puppy (or you’re just concerned about visiting a friend with a Cocker Spaniel) and have allergies you may be wondering “are Cocker Spaniels hypoallergenic?” The short answer is no: no dog is actually technically hypoallergenic. But there’s a lot more to the story. While no dog is […]

Are golden retrievers hypoallergenic?

Are Golden Retrievers Hypoallergenic? (Everything You Need to Know)

If you’re thinking about bringing home a new puppy (or you’re just concerned about visiting a friend with a Golden Retriever) and have allergies you may be wondering “are Golden Retrievers hypoallergenic?” The short answer is no: no dog is actually technically hypoallergenic. But there’s a lot more to the story. While no dog is […]

Is neosporin safe for dogs?

Is Neosporin Safe for Dogs? (Key Considerations)

If your dog gets a cut you want to take away the pain as quickly as possible (almost as you would for your kids). That said, something like Neosporin can be an issue for a dog if its ingested, and it’s difficult to know if products like Neosporin or Pepto Bismol which work very well […]

Is weed killer safe for your pets?

Is Weed Killer Safe for Pets? (Key Considerations)

I am constantly concerned about the various household products in and around my home and how they could impact my pets. It does seem like the prevailing wisdom on which products are and aren’t safe changes over time, so it’s sometimes tough to know exactly how to keep your pet as safe as you possibly […]

Is lavendar safe for dogs?

Is Lavender Safe for Dogs? (Key Considerations)

I’ve had two dogs that were happy to eat absolutely anything in the house. This is a stressful experience. It’s tough to know what is or isn’t OK for your dog to have eaten. You don’t want to be running to the vet for every little thing your dog does if its not necessary, but […]

Is lavendar safe for cats?

Is Lavender Safe for Cats? (Key Considerations)

Our cats rule the roost in my house and can get into pretty much anything. As a result, it’s always good to know which things are and aren’t safe for them. It can be a stressful experience if your cat gets into something you’re not sure about, since you want to make sure your pup […]

Is eucalyptus safe for cats?

Is Eucalyptus Safe for Cats (Key Considerations)

Our cats rule the roost in my house and can get into pretty much anything. As a result, it’s always good to know which things are and aren’t safe for them. It can be a stressful experience if your cat gets into something you’re not sure about, since you want to make sure your pup […]

Is eucalyptus safe for dogs?

Is Eucalyptus Safe for Dogs? (Key Considerations)

Sometimes it feels like my dog gets into everything. It can be a stressful experience, since you want to make sure your pup is going to be OK and you need to answer the question: Do I really need to go to the vet? For this post we asked our veterinary advisor Dr. Jamie Whittenburg […]

Is rosemary safe for dogs?

Is Rosemary Safe for Dogs? (Important Considerations)

Sometimes it feels like my dog gets into everything. It can be a stressful experience, since you want to make sure your pup is going to be OK and you need to answer the question: Do I really need to go to the vet? For this post we asked our veterinary advisor Dr. Jamie Whittenburg […]

Is rosemary safe for cats?

Is Rosemary Safe for Cats? (Important Considerations)

Personally, I have trouble keeping track of where my cats are at all times. Even if you have an indoor cat, you may have some concerns about that are (or could) get into. There’s always a stressful question you need to ask if your cat gets into something you’re not sure about: Do you really […]

Is Pepto Bismol safe for dogs?

Is Pepto Bismol Safe for Dogs? (Important Considerations)

My dog is constantly trying to eat all kinds of things he shouldn’t. This is extremely stressful for pet parents. The most obvious reason is that you don’t want your dog to get sick, but you also have to think about whether the thing they’ve gotten into is even bad for the dog. Do you […]

Is citronella safe for your dog?

Is Citronella Safe for Dogs? (Oil, Plant, & Spray)

My dog is constantly trying to eat all kinds of things he shouldn’t. This is extremely stressful for pet parents. The most obvious reason is that you don’t want your dog to get sick, but you also have to think about whether the thing they’ve gotten into is even bad for the dog. Do you […]

Adult Goldendoodle with a Goldendoodle puppy

Goldendoodle Growth Chart: How Big Will Your Goldendoodle Get?

Bred to be part Golden Retriever and part Poodle, the Goldendoodle is considered a crossbreed or designer breed. They’re bred for three different sizes – miniature, medium, and standard. The Goldendoodle is not, however, a registered dog breed and isn’t recognized by the American Kennel Club, or AKC. But they have gained the love of […]