Aging News Alert just published this story written by Flexpet creator, Tamer Elsafy, regarding the effects senior pets can have on senior citizens. It’s a great story about the health benefits to seniors who own an age appropriate pet. Check it out HERE.
The FDA (Food & Drug Administration) has posted these important questions to ask your vet when your pet must take medication. To prevent or treat an illness in your pet, your veterinarian may prescribe a medication. Understanding important information about the medication and how to treat your pet can help your animal’s recovery or continued […]
We’re all heard that pets are good for your health, but how exactly? Some health benefits of owning a pet are: Pets alleviate loneliness. Loneliness is one of the biggest obstacles to recovery from illnesses such as heart disease. Patients who suffer heart attacks but own pets are likely to have five times the survival […]
Animals have tails for several reasons, including balance, communication, navigation, and defense. Some animals like monkeys have tails that help them grab onto tree limbs for climbing and sometimes to grab food. Farm animals such as cows, sheep, horses and goats swish their tails to keep flies away. Horses that have their tails cut lose […]