50 Ways to Save Money on Dog Expenses

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50 Ways to Save Money on Dog Expenses

Have you ever calculated how much you spend a year on your dog? I haven’t because I’m not sure I really want to know. By just guesstimating the cost of food, vet bills, medications, supplements, toys, and other supplies—it’s a lot! Haley’s worth every penny we spend on her, but it sure is nice when we can save a few … Read More

Dealing with CCL Knee Injuries in Dogs

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Dealing With CCL Knee Injuries

Unfortunately, what I’ve been worrying about for years has happened. Haley recently ruptured her CCL. If you don’t know what the CCL is, it’s the cranial cruciate ligament, equivalent to the ACL in our human knees. Her knee problems started about three years ago when she stretched the ligament. Even though it tightened up after a few weeks of limited … Read More

Doing Your Part to Make Vet Visits Productive

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Doing Your Part to Make Vet Visits Productive

Have you ever been disappointed after taking your dog to the vet? Maybe you felt like you didn’t get the level of care you expected or you were confused about a diagnosis or treatment plan. Maybe your concerns weren’t fully acknowledged or addressed. A few months ago I wrote 10 Ways to Find a Good Vet for Your Dog but … Read More

10 Ways to Find a Good Vet for Your Dog

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10 Ways to Find a Good Vet for Your Dog

Whether you just adopted a new dog, moved to a new area or are unhappy with your current vet, I’ve got some valuable tips to help you find a good vet for your dog. A few years ago, I was in the awkward position of having to switch to a new vet. I liked the personality and caring nature of … Read More

The Pet Wellness Report Review (PWR)

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Pet Wellness Report Review

Note: This is NOT a paid or compensated review, but a review of a product that I purchased for my own use. I enjoy sharing information about products you may like or find useful and you’ll always receive my honest and unbiased opinion. Haley had her annual vet exam last week and since she’s getting a little older, I decided … Read More