How To Handle Hot Spots, Or “Summer Sores,” On Your Dog Or Cat

  If your dog or cat has ever itched, licked, or scratched at a certain spot on his skin so much that it becomes inflamed and possibly infected, you—and unfortunately your pet—have experienced a hot spot. The broad definition of a hot spot is a sore on the skin that is so itchy your pet […]

How To Keep Fleas Off Of Your Pet, And Out Of Your Home

Here’s a riddle for you: How do fleas travel from place to place? They itch-hike! Joking aside, just the thought of our pets being infected with fleas makes us start scratching. Dogs and cats can easily get infested with fleas through contact with other animals or with fleas in the environment. For example, a raccoon, […]