Variety is the Spice of Life

Much like their human caretakers, small herbivores can benefit from a certain amount of variety in their daily diet. Read this month's article to learn how to provide a good foundation for your pet's health: The Importance of Feeding a Variety

May 5th, 2017|Blog|

Do Your Pets Have Allergies?

In Houston, we’re no strangers to allergies. It seems that we suffer more than our friends and families who live elsewhere. In the spring, not only are our pets closer to the ground where the nasty pollen is, but their fur coats and pads on their feet are like magnets that attract these offending particles. [...]

April 5th, 2017|Blog, flea prevention, Health, Pet Nutrition|

The Great Outdoors

March typically means springtime in Texas.  It’s my favorite time of year – the temperature ranges from the 60’s-70’s, flowers are blooming, birds are chirping and squirrels seem to be everywhere.   This year, I plan to make the most of spring. After all, before I know it, it will be in the 90’s. In [...]

March 3rd, 2017|Blog, flea prevention, Health|

February is Pet Dental Month

Is this just a way for vets to convince pet parents to have their pet’s teeth cleaned or is there another reason? Many pets will show signs of gum disease before they hit the age of 5. Pet’s often will hide the fact that they have pain in their mouth so it is important to [...]

February 1st, 2017|Blog, Health|

Thank you!

We couldn’t do it without you.  We never really thought about whether or not we wanted to own a retail business. Our background was far from that.  My husband and I worked in the high tech corporate world. When we first opened Natural Pawz in The Woodlands, Texas I would never have imagined that we [...]

January 1st, 2017|Blog|

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 [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

August 19th, 2016|Blog|