Dragging Behind: Why Butt Scooting May Indicate a Problem for Your Pet

Although your cat or dog may look ridiculous scooting his or her bum across the carpet, it’s likely not just a silly antic. Along with the scooting, you may also notice your pet licking those “nether regions” more frequently, or attempting to bite or scratch.

Bottom line (pun intended): when butt scooting ensues, you can be sure your pet is experiencing some itching or discomfort. Continue…

Microchipping: Your Pet’s Best Chance for Getting Back Home

vrvc-iStock_000017437185_LargeOh no! Your beloved pet is missing. You drive all over calling and searching, post notices online, stick flyers on phone poles and in shop windows, and maybe even offer a reward. If everyone is lucky, your pet will turn up in no time flat. If not… you may find yourself regretting the fact that you didn’t have your pet microchipped. If you had, he or she might already be safely home. Continue…