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Do You Cook For Your Pet?

DO YOU COOK FOR YOUR PET? Have you noticed the trend of dog food manufacturer’s labeling ingredients as fresh and natural? Even though the first commercial dog biscuits were produced in the 1860’s, it was not until the 1960’s that The Pet Institute, lobbyists for the huge dog food conglomerates, began an ad campaign for [...]

2017-07-11T09:32:01+00:00 July 11th, 2017|News, Recipes|

Hurricane Prep For Your Pet

  HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS FOR YOUR PET In making preparations for your family during a hurricane evacuation, it's a good idea to bring your pet’s records along. Should your pet have an emergency while traveling, you need to board your pet, or send it to daycare, your records, especially your pet’s vaccinations history, will be required. [...]

2017-06-27T08:01:21+00:00 June 27th, 2017|News|

Caring for your Pets during the Scorching New Orleans Summer

Caring for your Pets during the Scorching New Orleans Summer We all need a reprieve from the heat of summer in New Orleans, especially our helpless pets. Our busy lives sometimes keeps us separated from our pets for long stretches of time throughout the day. However, we can take precautionary measures to keep our pets [...]

2017-05-22T13:33:49+00:00 June 1st, 2017|News|

Benefits of Fostering Pets

BENEFITS OF FOSTERING PETS There is no doubt that these “love bugs” enrich our lives. They add to our health and well-being with their loving and generous natures. There are extra benefits that come with fostering these homeless animals. BENEFITS FOR PETS By fostering one of these animals, they can benefit substantially through greater opportunities [...]

2017-03-13T12:38:36+00:00 March 13th, 2017|News|

DIY Peanut Butter & Banana Dog Treats

1 banana, peeled 1 cup oat flour 2/3 cup rolled oats 1/2 cup dried parsley (you can substituent dried mint for half of the parsley) 3 tablespoons peanut butter 1 egg, beaten Nutritional Info: Per Serving: Serving size: 1 each, 45 calories (15 from fat), 1.5g total fat, 10mg cholesterol, 10mg [...]

2017-03-07T12:21:53+00:00 March 7th, 2017|News, Recipes|

MARDI GRAS PET

DO YOU HAVE A MARDI GRAS PET? Does your dog enjoy costuming? Parading before partying crowds? Loves the attention? Then consider parading your pooch in The Mystic Krewe of Barkus Parade on Sunday, February 19, 2017! It’s great fun for you and your Mardi Gras Pet! Coordinate your costumes with this year’s parade theme: Pirates [...]

2017-02-13T07:00:59+00:00 February 13th, 2017|News|

Do you have a “Fluffy” Kitty or Puppy?

Do you have a "Fluffy" Kitty or Puppy? According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP), an estimated 58% of Cats and 54% of Dogs in the United States are overweight or obese. Just like in humans, these conditions can cause a number of serious pet health issues from diabetes to arthritis.  Unfortunately, many pet [...]

2017-02-08T13:51:27+00:00 February 8th, 2017|News|