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5 Best Dog Beds for Large Dogs: Vet’s Top Choices

Last Updated on 2 weeks by Dr. Shannon Barrett As a large dog owner and veterinarian, I have evaluated countless dog beds over the years. Here are my top choices: Top Picks for Large Dog Beds Choosing the right bed is essential for your large dog’s comfort and health. Large breeds require beds that provide ample space, support, and durability. Big Barker Orthopedic Bed The Big Barker Bed is our favorite. This company has reputation

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Dr. Fischer Baby Eye Wipes Review: Safe for Your Pets?

Last Updated on 3 weeks by Dr. Shannon Barrett Dr. Fischer Baby Eye Wipes are marketed for human babies. However their gentle ingredients rival those of pet-only eye wipes. Carefully formulated to be gentle on sensitive eyes, these wipes are free from preservatives and alcohol, ensuring a tear-free and non-irritating cleaning experience. They’re rinse-free for maximum convenience and have been endorsed by leading healthcare professionals. Whether you’re dealing with sticky residue from sleep, reactions to

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Best Window Bird Feeders For Cats, Vet’s Top Choices

Last Updated on 3 weeks by Dr. Shannon Barrett In the grand arena of cat entertainment, window bird feeders are like Netflix subscriptions with feathers. A window bird feeder keeps your cat entertained and mentally engaged, making it a fun way to connect them with nature. Here are my top pics for the best window bird feeder for cats: Features of Window Bird Feeders for Cats 1. Homebird Window Bird Feeder Best Overall Bird Feeder

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13 Best Toys for Cats That Like to Hunt: Vet Reviewed

Last Updated on 14 hours by Dr. Shannon Barrett Cats are natural hunters, driven by instinct to chase and pounce. To keep your indoor cat stimulated and engaged, it’s essential to provide them with toys that mimic their natural predatory behaviors. Here are our Top 13 Toys for Cats that like to hunt: Your indoor cat’s natural hunting instincts can be nurtured and entertained with the right toys. Toys that mimic prey movements provide mental

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How to Pick the Best Toys for Cats: Vet Tips 2024

Last Updated on 3 weeks by Dr. Shannon Barrett Anyone that has watched their cat pounce on a plastic bag knows they have a hunting instinct. As a veterinarian, I am often asked which cat toys are best? How do you decide? Here is my assessment of the best cat toys with examples. The right toys can prevent boredom, encourage exercise, and provide a healthy outlet for their hunting instincts. When choosing toys for cats,

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Squishface Wrinkle Wipes Review: Good Option for Eye Wipes?

Last Updated on 3 weeks by Dr. Shannon Barrett If you’re dealing with tear stains, wrinkles, or facial folds, Squishface Wrinkle Wipes seem to offer an answer. These large 5″x7″ wipes serve a dual purpose – not only do they aim to cleanse, but they also boast ingredients intended to support skin health, such as phytosphingosine. Our Opinion The Squishface Wrinkle Wipes are an option worth exploring for pet owners looking to maintain the hygiene

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Angels’ Eyes Tear Stain Wipes Review: Top Pet Choice?

Last Updated on 3 weeks by Dr. Shannon Barrett Angels’ Eyes Gentle Tear Stain Wipes promise to offer an easy solution to removing tear stains and discharge around your pets‘ eyes. Their pre-soaked, textured wipes are designed to be gentle on pets‘ sensitive areas and come with ingredients like Chamomile Extract and Aloe Vera to soothe the skin. Theses wipes are ready to use without the need for rinsing. They are handy for daily use.

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Bausch + Lomb Dog Eyelid Wipes Review: Top Choice for Pets?

Last Updated on 3 weeks by Dr. Shannon Barrett  If your dog is prone to tear stains or eye irritations, Project Watson’s Dog Eyelid Wipes could be just what you need. Crafted by the eye care experts at Bausch + Lomb, these pre-moistened wipes bring the company’s rich history in canine eye care into the comfort of your home. Incorporating micellar technology that’s known for its gentle cleansing properties, these wipes are designed to not

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Dr. Shannon Barrett

Veterinarian with a Passion for Educating Pet Parents

Pets change our lives for the better and we are always trying to do the same for them. This site is a combination of tips and product recommendations to enhance the lives of our pets and the people owned by them.  Thanks for stopping by!

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