The Dog Days of Summer are Upon Us

I was of the knowledge that the above phrase referred to the month of August but ‘googling’ the phrase I learned that it is actually July 3 through August 11th that they were referring to, id est, “The phrase is actually a reference to the fact that, during this time, the Sun occupies the same regionContinue reading “The Dog Days of Summer are Upon Us”

Delish Natural Pet Treats Made in the USA

With just over a month of summer left, our animals have had plenty of outdoor time for play and learning good behavior and new tricks. It’s time to reward them with some wonderful USA-made all natural and yummy treats. Read on for some great picks. For your Pet Bird: Lafeber.com in lllinois makes tantalizing gourmetContinue reading “Delish Natural Pet Treats Made in the USA”

Made in the USA for Our Pets in Summer

Our USA manufacturers who produce and source their pet products here are not only assuring us of higher quality and safer products for our pets but they are also adding more to our local economy through job creation and use of our resources. Because summer brings us much hotter than usual weather, our pets needContinue reading “Made in the USA for Our Pets in Summer”

How to Care for your Small Aquarium in Hot Weather

Temperature Gauge Check your aquarium temperature gauge. The norm is 72 to 76 degrees. If the sun is soaring above 80 degrees and you have no air conditioning, it is time to turn off your tank heater. The water will usually stay 4 degrees cooler than your room temperature. Cooling Tips If the water levelContinue reading “How to Care for your Small Aquarium in Hot Weather”