Uncategorized

  • equine

    Senior Moment

    Nov 29 2017

    dharkins | Uncategorized

    Everyone ages, including our horses. And much like ourselves, a horse’s strength and flexibility may diminish, along with his ability to ward off infection and illness with ease as he…

  • Care That Makes Horse Sense

    Oct 07 2017

    dharkins | Uncategorized

    With advances in care and nutrition, horses are living longer than ever. They are also maintaining active lifestyles into their late teens and early twenties, partnering with their owners to…

  • Don't Rock the Boat

    Don’t Rock the Boat

    Aug 01 2017

    dharkins | Uncategorized

    Boating is one of the most popular summer pastimes, and you don’t have to leave your landlubbing, four-legged friend behind! It is possible to take your pet out on the…

  • Canine Flu

    Flu Bug

    Jul 26 2017

    dharkins | Uncategorized

    I asked my human about canine influenza virus (CIV) today because it sounds like one of those things I don’t want to catch (not like my stick, which I really…

  • ringworm prevention

    Ring Out Ringworm

    Jul 20 2017

    dharkins | Uncategorized

    Despite its name, ringworm is actually caused by a fungal infection of the top layers of skin and hair, not a worm. This infection is one of few that can…

  • awash in water

    Awash in Water

    Jul 17 2017

    dharkins | Uncategorized

    Everyone loves a refreshing drink of cool water, especially on a hot summer day when the fresh air and sunshine combine to lead to more time spent outdoors for us…

  • flea and tick prevention

    Drops and Collars and Dips…Oh My!

    Jul 15 2017

    dharkins | Uncategorized

    It’s an understatement to say that pets should be protected from ticks and fleas. Besides the aggravation and discomfort of itching, these parasites can infect your furry friend with serious,…

  • Here comes the boom - fireworks safety

    Here Comes the Boom!

    Jul 04 2017

    dharkins | Uncategorized

    Fireworks are pretty to look at, but not all pets appreciate the booms that go along with them! Eighty percent of pet owners have had a pet who was afraid…

  • The Science Behind Happy – Now at a special price for a limited time!

    May 08 2017

    dharkins | Uncategorized

    Good nutrition is a cornerstone to the health and well-being of your pet, and the easiest way to ensure his nutritional needs are met is by feeding him a quality,…

  • Prevent Heartbreaking Heartworms

    Preventing Heartbreaking Heartworms

    Apr 27 2017

    dharkins | Uncategorized

    While heartworms are more concentrated in some areas of the U.S., they have been reported in all states. Even during long, cold winters, mosquitoes can find warm, protected spots to…