Category Archives: Dog

What is the Vital Force?

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We use the term “vitality” alot around here, but what does that mean? Vitality is defined as “the energy or spirit that animates living creatures; the soul. Philosophy (in some theories, particularly that of Bergson) a hypothetical force, independent of physical and chemical forces, regarded as being the causative factor in the evolution and development […]

10 Tips to Prepare Your Dog for the 4th of July

Red streaks shoot into the sky and shimmer with flecks of gold into Agate Pass. Its 9:30 at night in mid June and my little town in upstate Washington has already started to celebrate Independence Day. We have three dogs in our house and we are starting our preparation for the month of fireworks that […]

12 Tips for Road Tripping with Your Pet

Trial run: Take shorter trips to see how your pet responds in the car. Do they get nervous? Do they get car sick? Cats commonly get car sick, they may become very quiet, drool, vomit or sometimes even pass out. Buckle up: According to AAA over 30,000 accidents a year are caused by an unrestrained animal in the […]