Carolyn North

Carolyn North moved from years as a freelance writer for magazines & newspapers to communications director for an animal rescue organization. Through that position, she opened a retail pet supplies store and cat rescue & adoption center. Through study and hands-on efforts, she gained knowledge of the pet food manufacturing processes and business & uses that information in writing about dogs and cats. She created and operated Seniors for Pets, a 501(c)3 organization to help needy senior citizens pay for basic veterinary care for their pets.

How Dangerous Are Spot-On Flea & Tick Preventatives?

Spot-on flea and tick preventatives may be dangerous to your pet.

Gator received spot-on flea & tick preventatives for 10 years without incident. One night about 15 minutes after the application of Frontline® Plus for Dogs, the big Weimaraner began stumbling, falling against walls and furniture and shaking. This happened with no previous warning and lasted about 20 minutes. We gave him 50 mg. of Benadryl …

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8 Things about CBD for Dogs that Every Pet Parent Should Know

CBD for dogs helps with anxiety and pain

So What’s All the Hype about CBD for Dogs?   Does your dog suffer from chronic pain due to arthritis or an old injury? Does your pet shake in terror over thunder or unexpected noises? Is your fur-baby struggling with side effects from cancer treatment or other serious medical conditions? If so and you have …

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Choosing Healthy Pet Food