Advanced Dog Training: Beyond the Basics

Advanced Dog Training: Beyond the Basics

If your dog has already completed basic dog training, like obedience class, he or she may be interested in intermediate dog training. High energy dogs and those with a keen desire to work are especially well-suited for intermediate dog training. These new skills will...
Good Kitty! Raising a Well-Behaved Cat

Good Kitty! Raising a Well-Behaved Cat

Your friends at Union Lake Pet Services want to give you 6 tips for raising a well-behaved cat. As most cat owners know, cats have a mind of their own. They are independent, curious, and always entertaining us with their antics. But did you know that cats, like dogs,...
Why Do Dogs Howl at Sirens?

Why Do Dogs Howl at Sirens?

Does your dog howl at fire trucks and other sirens? Maybe you were cozied up on the couch relaxing, when a few blocks away, a fire truck sounds its alarm. Your dog’s ears perk up, and he suddenly starts howling like crazy along with the siren.  If you have wondered...
New Year’s Resolution for Your Pet: Get Fit!

New Year’s Resolution for Your Pet: Get Fit!

New Year’s Resolution for Your Pet: Get Fit! It’s that time of year when we put pen to paper and look at our goals for the year ahead. On most people’s list, health and fitness rank in the top ten with a goal to lose weight, get fit and focus more on health. Our pets...
Funny Bone: Do Pets Have a Sense of Humor?

Funny Bone: Do Pets Have a Sense of Humor?

Do pets have a sense of humor? Sort of. Our pets entertain us with their amusing antics, but have you ever wondered if they laugh at something they think funny? Pets light up when they see us smile and laugh, so it doesn’t take a great leap of faith to think they do...