Pet Essentials: Blog Channelhttp://petessential.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/160000/160947/thumb_logo.jpgPet Essentialshttp://petessential.comen-USCopyright 2017, Pet EssentialsFri, 26 May 2017 20:33:19 -0400Fri, 26 May 2017 20:33:19 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comHelping Your Dog With an Overbiteblog_482671493611200http://petessential.com/blog/article/48267/helping-your-dog-with-an-overbiteAn overbite might not seem like a serious condition for your dog, but severely misaligned teeth can lead to difficulty eating, gum injuries and bruising, bad breath and different types of dental problems, including tooth decay and gingivitis.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400Poisonous Plants for Petsblog_482511493611200http://petessential.com/blog/article/48251/poisonous-plants-for-petsPet owners take great care to feed their pets a healthy, nutritious diet (with an occasional treat, of course! But do you know there are many potentially toxic, even lethal, plants lurking around our homes that are dangerous to pets)BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400How Often Should I Clean My Pet's Teeth?blog_476151491019200http://petessential.com/blog/article/47615/how-often-should-i-clean-my-pets-teethGood dental care is essential to a pet's health, and cleaning their teeth at home is the first step to good oral hygiene for your dog or cat. But while you may brush your own teeth several times a day, how often should you be cleaning your pet's teeth?BlogsSat, 01 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400How to Get Your Dog to Stop Eating Grassblog_475981491019200http://petessential.com/blog/article/47598/how-to-get-your-dog-to-stop-eating-grassDogs eat grass for a variety of reasons. Some experts believe its either to get more fiber into their diets, your dog is trying to induce vomit, or it suffers from a condition called pica where your pet simply craves non-food items.BlogsSat, 01 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Does Your Cat Need to Be Reminded to Eatblog_469711488344400http://petessential.com/blog/article/46971/does-your-cat-need-to-be-reminded-to-eatWhile many cats can be finicky eaters, most pets will come running at mealtime and some may even be insistent or aggressive at feeding time if their owners aren't dishing up fast enough.BlogsWed, 01 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500Pet Party Ideasblog_469491488344400http://petessential.com/blog/article/46949/pet-party-ideasOur pets often become beloved family members, and it is natural to want to include them in family-oriented celebrations and parties. Unfortunately, most parties - with loud music, special foods, numerous guests and energetic entertainment - are not pet-friendly.BlogsWed, 01 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500Giving Your Pet the Best Possible Careblog_270371485936000http://petessential.com/blog/article/27037/giving-your-pet-the-best-possible-careA pet can quickly become a valued member of the family, and they deserve the best care their owners can provide.BlogsWed, 01 Feb 2017 03:00:00 -0500Healthy Dental Practices for Petsblog_245521485936000http://petessential.com/blog/article/24552/healthy-dental-practices-for-petsFebruary has been declared Pet Dental Month --and for good reason. The most common disease seen by veterinarians is dental disease. In fact, 75-85% of pets over the age of 2 have dental disease of some form.BlogsWed, 01 Feb 2017 03:00:00 -0500Teach Your Cat Not To Begblog_452701483246800http://petessential.com/blog/article/45270/teach-your-cat-not-to-begOnce a pet has discovered that human food taste better than pet food, there's no telling how far they will go just to get a piece of the action. This especially applies to cats as they are smaller and able to jump on high surfaces like your kitchen table.BlogsSun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500Separation Anxiety in Dogsblog_452441483246800http://petessential.com/blog/article/45244/separation-anxiety-in-dogsEvery dog owner is familiar with their pet's emotions and moods from begging eagerly for a treat to excited to go for a walk to dramatic and fearful about a bath. There is one mood, however, that is often overlooked, simply because the owner is not around to see it - separation anxiety.BlogsSun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500