Author: Becca Glee Shepard

Becca Glee Shepherd is a writer and proud pet sister to Cooper, an adorable Golden Retriever.
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The Puppy Fear Period (And What To Do To Help)

By Becca Glee Shepard | February 18, 2022

Ever wonder why your dog is scared of everything so suddenly? If your dog isLearn More

How to Know If Your Cat Loves You

By Becca Glee Shepard | February 15, 2022

Cats have a reputation for being aloof and less affectionate than dogs. However, that doesn’tLearn More

Top 10 Friendliest Dog Breeds

By Becca Glee Shepard | February 4, 2022

Top 10 Friendliest Dog Breeds We’ve all seen those dogs that no matter what they’reLearn More

20 Best Low-Maintenance Dog Breeds

By Becca Glee Shepard | February 1, 2022

Many to-be pet parents don’t anticipate the amount of caring dogs and puppies need. FidoLearn More

Dog Training During the Pandemic

By Becca Glee Shepard | January 31, 2022

The pandemic hasn’t just affected humans, it’s affected your dogs too. It has affected ourLearn More

What Are the Best Hypoallergenic Dog Breeds

By Becca Glee Shepard | January 28, 2022

8 Best Hypoallergenic Dog Breeds Hypoallergenic dogs have become increasingly popular, mostly due to allergy-sufferingLearn More

How Much Does It Cost to Take Care of a Cat?

By Becca Glee Shepard | January 20, 2022

From their beady eyes and independent nature to their furry skin, cats are some ofLearn More

How To Know If You’re Ready For A Second Pet

By Becca Glee Shepard | January 14, 2022

This blog includes data from a survey conducted by OnePoll on behalf of Spot Pet Insurance from NovemberLearn More

Why Does My Dog Have Diarrhea? (And How to Stop It!)

By Becca Glee Shepard | January 12, 2022

Why is my dog having diarrhea? Is it serious? Do I need to seek emergencyLearn More

Why Does My Dog Lick Everything?

By Becca Glee Shepard | December 29, 2021

We all love our dogs and their weird, yet funny quirks. But sometimes they canLearn More

Top 70 Names for White Cats in 2022

By Becca Glee Shepard | December 22, 2021

Not sure what to name a white cat? If you’re thinking about bringing a newLearn More

Why Does My Cat Stare At Me?

By Becca Glee Shepard | December 17, 2021

As a cat owner, you’ve probably wondered at some point, “why does my cat alwaysLearn More

Service Dogs, To The Rescue!

By Becca Glee Shepard | December 16, 2021

Service Dogs Have a Profound Impact On Our Wellbeing They say that a dog isLearn More

The Cost of Cat Diabetes

By Becca Glee Shepard | December 13, 2021

Answers to common questions about diabetes in cats including the treatment options and costs.

How Do You Know If Your Dog Is Happy?

By Becca Glee Shepard | December 10, 2021

A happy dog is a healthy dog! We know how much you love your good boy (or girl) and how important their happiness is to you.

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Flea and Tick Prevention: Vet Q&A

By Becca Glee Shepard | December 8, 2021

We talk to a vet about flea and tick prevention and safety.

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5 Common Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Health Problems

By Becca Glee Shepard | November 29, 2021

Know the common Cavalier King Charles Spaniel health problems so that you can provide the best care for your pup.

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Can My Dog Eat Turkey?

By Becca Glee Shepard | November 24, 2021

Make sure you know which parts of the feast your pet can and cannot partake in this holiday season.

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Why Do Dogs Get Hiccups?

By Becca Glee Shepard | November 22, 2021

As a dog parent, you might think it’s cute when your pup gets hiccups. Usually, hiccups in dogs are short-livedLearn More

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7 Best Family-Friendly Dog Breeds

By Becca Glee Shepard | November 16, 2021

Dogs are one of the best companions for humans, and they offer a lot of benefits. They provide you withLearn More

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First-Time Pet Grooming for Dogs & Cats

By Becca Glee Shepard | November 12, 2021

Banish groomer anxiety. Set your dog or cat up for a successful grooming visit.

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Emergency Room Vet Visits: What to Know Before You Go

By Becca Glee Shepard | November 11, 2021

Frequently asked questions about pet emergency vet visits and what our insurance policy covers.

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Top 30 Names For Black Dogs in 2022

By Becca Glee Shepard | November 8, 2021

So, you’re thinking about adopting a dog or you recently have Got yourself a new furever friend but don’t knowLearn More

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Help! My Dog Ate My Pills!

By Becca Glee Shepard | October 25, 2021

Pet poisoning due to the ingestion of human pills is common and can be very serious.

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Why Do Dogs Lick Their Paws All the Time?

By Becca Glee Shepard | October 25, 2021

This post was most recently updated on January 6th, 2022. After spending enough time with your pup, you start toLearn More

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Top Benefits of Microchipping Your Pet

By Becca Glee Shepard | October 18, 2021

How and why to microchip your pets.

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How to Encourage Fear Free Pets

By Becca Glee Shepard | October 14, 2021

It’s true that people who’ve had bad experiences with animals may be less inclined to become pet parents. These negativeLearn More

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Top 10 Googled Dog Questions

By Becca Glee Shepard | September 29, 2021

Ever wonder why your dog chases his tail? Or why he spins in a circle before he lays down? SometimesLearn More

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How to Tell a Dog’s Age in Human Years: a Step-by-Step Guide

By Becca Glee Shepard | September 10, 2021

We’ve all wondered how old our dogs are in human years at some point in time. There’s a common misconceptionLearn More

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The Hidden Costs of Treating Dog Diabetes – What You Need to Know

By Becca Glee Shepard | September 1, 2021

We’re breaking down the frequently asked questions about diabetes in dogs and the related costs.