Life With Parrots

5 Summer Health Concerns For Your Dog

When it comes to your dog's health, you want what is absolutely the best for them. There are numerous things to make yourself aware of when it comes to your dog's health. A proper diet, proper grooming and regular visits to the vet's office are all things that your dog should experience on a regular basis. Having said that, there are some health problems that can especially affect your dog during the hot summer months. Read More 

Seven Often Overlooked Questions To Ask When Boarding Your Pet Parrot Or Companion Bird

If you're a devoted bird owner, chances are you might need to make boarding arrangements at some time. Whether you board your pet at an avian care establishment or an exotic pet shop with boarding facility, there are several aspects you need to consider to keep your feathered friend safe and comfortable. Here are seven essential questions to ask your pet caretakers for more information: 1. Are owners required to provide health certificates when boarding their pets? Read More 

A Vet’s Advice About Dogs And Air Conditioning

During the cold months people hear about bringing their pets indoors and watching out for strays in wheel wells. More than 60% of American households include pets and that means the majority of Americans have the comfort of another species to consider when deciding on what temperature to keep their home. Here are some things  you should know about how air conditioning affects your pets.  Breed Matters If you've ever wondered why someone would knit a sweater for a dog you might be in for a shock. Read More