Home for the Holidays

The holiday season is a great time to be with family, 2- and 4-legged. It can be a wonderful celebration but there are some dangers that you need to take into account for your pet. If you are on the road this holiday season, it can be stressful for pets and they may react differently [...]

By | December 1st, 2016|Blog|

Selecting The Optimal Treats For Your Pet

by Nadine Joli-Coeur One thing I have learned in life is that some pets eat any treats, some are picky, and some believe that variety is the spice of life. I always tell customers that I don’t like people to waste money. We carefully select treats that are not only healthy for your pet, but [...]

By | November 1st, 2016|Blog|

Blessed are those who have earned the love of an old dog.

We have a wonderful population of geriatric dogs, in part due to the work of so many wonderful people: owners, retailers, veterinarians and scientists who have gone above and beyond to provide the best care for our beloved pets. Our pets are living longer than ever seen before.               With this aging population of pets, [...]

By | October 1st, 2016|Blog|

3-Steps to Grooming Your Pets

This month, we’re taking a look at pet grooming products and we’ll share tips for grooming your dogs and cats. Rule of thumb is, if your pet itches, has a sensitive stomach, sheds a lot or has a dull coat, you should consider a diet change. Often just one bag of a new food, properly [...]

By | September 1st, 2016|Blog|

Natural Pawz Supports Houston Humane Society, Encourages Houstonians to Pitch In

After watching Randy Wallace’s news story on Fox 26 on Wednesday evening about the Houston Humane Society’s desperate need for pet food, Natural Pawz loaded up well over 1,000 pounds of pet food to donate. The Houston Humane Society, a non-profit organization that helps find homes for pets in need, has taken in an amazing number of homeless [...]

By | August 19th, 2016|Blog|

Beat the Heat and Protect Your Pets Outdoors

Summer... It’s a great time to enjoy the outdoors but be careful with overheating pets (and yourself). Here are some cool ideas and tips for enjoying July with your fur friends.Spend time together at a local venue.Bring your pet with you to a pet-friendly park or restaurant that has an outdoor patio. You would be [...]

By | July 1st, 2016|Blog, flea prevention, Health|

Nutrition, Socialization & More for Cats

For cat month, we'll explore everything from necessary nutrition for cats at various life stages to socialization and engaging their natural tendencies to help them feel their best.Why are carbs and dry food bad for cats?Cats are considered obligate carnivores (meat eaters), where dogs need meat, fruits and veggies (opportunistic carnivores). Cats have adapted to [...]

By | June 1st, 2016|Blog, Cats, Pet Nutrition|

PET FOOD SENSITIVITIES

Many of us pay more attention these days to what we’re putting into our bodies, and so naturally we are more aware of what our dogs and cats eat. Pet sensitivities are on the rise, yet many pet owners may be unaware of what is specifically impacting their four-legged family members. With a host of [...]

By | May 1st, 2016|Blog, Health, Pet Nutrition|

St. Patrick’s Day Treats for Dogs

Even if your dog's name isn't Lucky, you can make him/her feel that way with a special St. Patrick's Day treat. With all- natural ingredients, you won't feel guilty about giving this bakery goodie to your pet. For just $2.29, this is a great find for pet lovers and their fur friends. Get yours at any [...]

By | March 1st, 2016|Blog|