Monday, November 11, 2019

Paws-itive Press

Paws-itive Press – Archive

December, 2013 – What Will Be in Your Pet’s Holiday Stocking?

Many pet owners have been following, with great interest, media broadcasts and internet blogs about the mysterious illnesses and deaths of our beloved pets.

April, 2012 – Let’s Talk About Older Dogs

Today, I took a fond, long look at my elderly Jack Russell Terrier, “Woody,” who will be 15 in May. What happened to that lightning-fast boy, with the bright, ginger colored points, the dog who greeted customers at the shop door, outwitted woodchucks, treed raccoons, and chased the cows, in the lane across the road?

July, 2013 – The Dreaded Bufo Toad

If you have a dog, and have lived in Florida for any length of time, you’ve heard about the “Bufo Toad,” Bufo marinus, Linnaeus

January, 2016 – Snakes as pets

Paws-itive Press Snakes as Pets By Barbara Masi Although there are so many people with dogs and cats as pets, there are others who decide on a...

Got Fleas? No Easy Answer

Paws-itive Press GOT FLEAS? NO EASY ANSWER By Barbara Masi For this subject I contacted a friend and local veterinarian, Dr. Michele Tucker with Palm Beach Veterinary Specialists. Fleas...

Mending Melodies

Paws-itive Press Mending Melodies By Fran Faulkner Have you ever left the radio on for your pet while you’re away? You’ll be happy to hear that you’re...

Screwworm

Paws-itive Press SCREWWORM By Christina Anzures Screwworms are fly larvae (maggots) that feed on living flesh. These parasites can infect any warm-blooded animal, including humans. Screwworms can...

Hints for The Care of Your Dog

Paws-itive Press Hints for the Care of Your Dog By Barbara Masi New dog?  One that has been in the house for a while?   There are still...

Dog Park Etiquette

Paws-itive Press Dog Park Etiquette By Barbara Masi Many of us are using dog parks to exercise/socialize our dogs – when we don’t have a fenced in...

February, 2016 – Smooch Your Pooch!

Paws-itive Press Smooch Your Pooch! By Frances Faulkner I am here to try and help solve the time tested debate, “Is it good or bad for me...