Archive for the ‘Advice’ Category

6 Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Pet Sitter

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When you can’t take your pet with you on vacation or need to head out somewhere, leaving your pet behind can be stressful for you and them. There are many options from boarding at your vet, to a daycare facility that has overnight options, to asking a friend to watch your pet. But sometimes the [...]

Urine Marking – Why and How To Prevent It

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Many dogs mark when they are out on walks. You know how it goes, sniff the tree trunk or hydrant FOREVER and then “stake a claim” by urinating on it or trying to urinate on it if they have an empty bladder. Urine marking is not just peeing. It’s territorial marking and your dog may [...]

Obese Pets: Why It Can Be Dangerous

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All the pets I’ve had have been a little chubby. Some had a layer that covered their ribs and others had a belly. When one of my cats gained weight over the summer from being lazy but still eating the same amount of food and cleaning up his sister’s bowl too, I put him on [...]

Divorce: Who Gets The Pets?

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When I worked at a doggie daycare, we had one dog whose owners had divorced. They shared custody of him and would split the week. It worked really well. One owner would drop the dog off for half the week and then midweek, the other owner would pick him up and finish out the week. [...]

Winter Pet Tips

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The gang at PetsWelcome is preparing for winter and that means we are pulling out our long sleeve shirts, coats, and putting away all the summer and fall clothing. Our pets are also noticing the temperature changes and have been snuggling a little closer to us. Every season brings with it fun places to travel [...]

Fostering A Dog? Here’s 9 Questions to Ask

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Fostering a dog is a great way to help a pup find a forever home and also great for you. The presence of a pet in a home can bring a lot of joy and a lot of fun into a daily routine. But, before you complete the interview and paperwork with a rescue group, [...]

Take That (Near) Perfect Picture Of Your Pet

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Granted many of us use our phones to take pics, we can make them amazing shots if we take a second and frame the shot. Cats and dogs don’t often cooperate well but with these few tips we can capture their true personality. 4 Tips for Photographing Your Pet If you can, turn on the [...]

Protect Your Pets From Halloween Dangers

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As with all holidays, there are precautions we need to take so that our pets are safe and healthy. Rushing Max to the emergency vet is never fun and can be completely nerve-wracking. Halloween can be lots of fun and full of candy, trick-or-treating, and dressing up but make sure your pet is safe. Here [...]

5 Tips for Walking Your Dog

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Does it feel like your dog takes you for a walk? When you put the leash on and try to lock your front door, is your dog already pulling you down the street or jumping up on her back legs? It is understandable why dogs love to go for walks. The excitement level is normal [...]

Water Safety Tips

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Summer is here! As I’ve floated down the Willamette River a few times I’ve seen other people floating or rowing down the river with their furry best friends. Whether you are going to take your pup out for a day at the lake or have a backyard pool, don’t forget to make sure they are [...]

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