CLAWGUARD launches Universal Scratch Shields

CLAWGUARD Products
CLAWGUARD recently launched a new product to help pet owners maintain the beauty of their homes.

Read more →

Can my dog or cat catch and give me the Coronavirus (Covid-19)?

Rocco & Foster Innovation

Can my dog or cat catch and transmit coronavirus?  

These are certainly uncertain times. As more federal and local guidelines impact schools and businesses, more pet owners are staying home.  Pet owners are asking - Can my dog or Cat catch and transmit Coronavirus? We’ve pulled data from the World Health Organization and CDC to help shed light on this question.     

Read more →

How To Make Your Home Pet-Friendly

Robbi Hess

Puppy- and kitten-proofing a home is something that a new pet parent must add to the list of responsibilities that come with welcoming a new pet to the family. 

What have you done to puppy- or kitten- proof your home before you brought a new pet home? We would love to know and your tip might just help another new pet parent.

Read more →

How To Prevent Dog Bites

Robbi Hess
All pet parents love their dogs and don’t want to believe they would ever bite anyone, but it is always best to put caution first. Don’t put your pup in a position where he may bite someone because he didn’t feel he had any other option.

Read more →

How To Proactively Puppy-Proof Your Home

Robbi Hess
If a new puppy is in your future -- whether you adopt from your local shelter or rescue or get a puppy from a reputable breeder -- we offer tips to puppy-proof before your new puppy comes home.

Read more →

How Pet Owners Can Combat Pet Mess

Robbi Hess
We love our pets, we just don’t love the damage they cause and the messes they create. Be proactive to protect your home -- since your homeowner’s insurance won’t protect you from dog damage.

Read more →

How Do I Stop My Dog From Scratching The Door?

Robbi Hess
A dog who “communicates” by scratching at the door needs to be given other communication methods that don’t involve him damaging the home. Damaging the home is one of the issues when your dog is scratching, but your dog could also hurt himself when he’s scratching. He could crack his nails or get splinters of the scratched wood in his paw pads. If he has scratched enough of the door he may also be able to gnaw on the wood and if he swallows it, he could damage his intestines.

Read more →

How To Be A Good Pet Guest

Robbi Hess

We know that many pet parents are indulgent when it comes to their dogs and cats; we don’t call them our “fur babies” for nothing, right? It is easy to see why we might turn a blind eye to bad behavior your dog or cat might have. Why? You’re accustomed to his or her barking or to your cat scratching the couch.

The place you’re traveling to for the holidays may not be equipped with a CLAWGUARD shield or furniture tape to protect the door and furniture. If that’s the case, then your beloved pets could be causing costly damage and you just might not be welcomed back next year.

Read more →

The Benefits Of Loving A Senior Dog

Robbi Hess
It’s been said senior dogs and cats, honestly, any dog or cat who is rescued or adopted from a shelter has an “attitude of gratitude.” That is not said lightly because it’s been said that shelter dogs and cats seem to recognize that you are their savior and they look at you with a heartful of love and are eager to please.

Read more →

Treats For Anxious Dogs On Halloween

Robbi Hess
Pet parents may love seeing the little ghosts, ghouls, goblins and princesses at our doors, but for our dogs, those children in masks can scare them. Also, if you don’t typically have children knocking on your door, after dark, in droves the whole experience of Halloween and trick-or-treating is one that your pets simply aren’t accustomed to.

Read more →