Homemade Sweet Potato Dog Chews

Homemade Sweet Potato Dog Chews Ingredients: 2-3 sweet potatoes Directions: Preheat oven to 250 degrees. Wash and dry sweet potatoes and thinly slice lengthwise. Place directly on baking sheet and bake for 3 hours, flipping halfway through. The sweet potatoes should be chewy and dry. Let cool and store in an airtight container in the fridge.

Keep Your Indoor Cat Happy

Keep Your Indoor Cat Happy Indoor cats need special attention to ensure they are happy and healthy. Cats can show stress through vomiting, not eating, sleeping too much, not using the litter box, or seeming extra lethargic. Set your cat up for success with these simple tips: Both the litter box and feeding bowls should be in low traffic areas that are low on noise. Be sure to have at least one litter box per cat. Play with your cat at the same time every day, and additional times if possible. This helps show your cat consistency. Use a cat...[Read More]

Choosing the Right Name for Your New Pup

Choosing the Right Name for Your New Pup Many families get a new dog for the holidays. Choosing the right dog for your family may have been an easy task, but choosing a name can be tricky. Here are some useful tips on how to choose a name for your new dog: Pick a name that is short and sweet. Your dog will be more likely to recognize their own name if you choose a name with one or two syllables. Avoid names that sound close to a command. For example, the name ‘Bo’ sounds close to ‘No’ and could...[Read More]

 New Year’s Resolutions For Your Four Legged Friends

 New Year’s Resolutions For Your Four Legged Friends Every year at this time, millions of well-meaning Americans establish resolutions about how they are going to change in the coming year.  We resolve to lose weight, work out regularly, eat healthier, save money, get organized, and on and on it goes.  Many families got a new pet this holiday season or they included their existing pets in all of the holiday festivities.  Our dog was very excited to get his 12 squeaker, indestructible squirrel.   He also got a bag of healthy pumpkin flavored treats in his stocking!  Now that the holidays...[Read More]

Gingerbread Dog Treats

Gingerbread Dog Treats Ingredients: 1 cup peanut butter (ensure it does not contain xylitol) 1 cup flour 1 ½ tablespoons ground ginger 2 teaspoons cinnamon ¼ cup water (add more if needed) Directions: Combine all ingredients in a bowl and mix until a dough is formed. Using your hands, mold the dough into a ball. Place the ball on wax paper and roll dough into about ½ inch thick. Use cookie cutters of your choice to cut out the treats. Place on a greased pan and bake for about 20 minutes and flip. Then bake for another 20-25 minutes. Allow...[Read More]

Holiday Presents for Your Pet

Holiday Presents for Your Pet Dog Presents: New bone Homemade holiday dog treats New chew toys New ball Dog bed New treats Cat Presents: Homemade holiday cat treats New scratching post New blanket New box for them to play in New cat toys New cat bed

Traveling for the Holidays with Your Dog

Traveling for the Holidays with Your Dog If you are traveling during the holidays, you may want to take your dog with you. Here are some tips on how to travel with your dog: 1. Before You Travel: Check with your vet that your dog is healthy enough to travel. Check with the airline about approved carriers and rules of travel based on the size of your dog. Get your dog microchipped. Make sure your dog is caught up on all necessary vaccinations. Make copies of all of your dog’s medical records and relevant documents. 2. What to Pack: Copies...[Read More]

It’s a Wonderful Time of the Year!

It’s a Wonderful Time of the Year! The holiday season is upon us and all of us at Aussie Pet Mobile are wishing you and your family and all of your furry friends an outstanding holiday season.  Our pets give us unconditional love with no strings and that is a very special thing.  All they want from us is to love them back and care for them.  They are completely dependent on us for their basic needs, food, shelter, medical care, cleanliness and emotional stability. Thousands of households will add a new pet to their families this holiday season.  If...[Read More]

Turkey and Sweet Potato Meatball Dog Treats

Turkey and Sweet Potato Meatball Dog Treats Ingredients: 1 lb Ground Turkey 1 Egg 1 Sweet Potato 1 Cup Quick Oats 1 ½ tsp. Cinnamon 2 tsp. Honey 2 Tbsp. Fresh Parsley Directions: Bake or microwave potato until soft. Take the skin off of the sweet potato and scoop insides into a large bowl. In a food processor or blender, combine parsley and egg until parsley is well chopped and blended with the egg. Add egg and parsley mixture to the sweet potato bowl. Add turkey, oats, cinnamon, honey and parsley to the large bowl. Mix ingredients with a spoon...[Read More]

Tips to Avoid Litter Box Problems with Your Cat

Tips to Avoid Litter Box Problems with Your Cat Getting started with a litter box can be a long trial and error process. As a cat owner, you want to have as much litter box success as possible. Here are some tips for litter box success: Choose the right box. Take into account the size of your cat, age and privacy preference while choose a box. Some cats do not like having a hooded box and prefer to be out in the open. Research the best box for your cat’s personality before buying. Choose the right litter. There are many...[Read More]

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