The CertaPet Blog: Helping Pet Owners Live a Better Life With Their Pets

12 December, 2017

From Dog Paw Balm to Snout Soother: How to Care for Your Dog’s Paws and Nose!

From Dog Paw Balm to Snout Soother SUMMARY VERSION: We recommend the Vets Preferred brand for your choice of Paw Protector and Snout Soother. Most dog lovers will agree that the obsession with their dog’s paws ranks pretty high on the list of things they love most about their dogs. Then there is that nose, those manipulative but heart-melting eyes, the tail …

7 December, 2017

Why We Love Coconut Oil for Dogs (And Why You Should, Too!)

Although coconut oil has proven to be a healthy and valuable addition to our food and in our medicine cabinets, what about our pets? Is it safe to use coconut oil for dogs? The short answer is YES, why not? It’s no secret that organic food sales have increased significantly in recent years. Previously, shoppers would see “organic” on a product label and assume …

5 December, 2017

CBD Oil for Dogs: What You Need to Know

SUMMARY VERSION: CBD oil for dogs is GREAT! We recommend the HonestPaws brand. It was in early 2014 that my veterinarian friend first recommended I look into CBD oil for dogs. My oldest dog was suffering from arthritis and my middle dog had recently begun suffering from severe anxiety any time I walked toward the door.  The CBD oil did …

20 November, 2017

Dasuquin: Pros and Cons of this Joint Supplement for Dogs

SUMMARY VERSION: We recommend VetApprovedRX for Dasuquin. They have an A+ BBB rating and have been in business for nearly 2 decades. Check them out here. As time goes on, we watch our pets age. It always seems like just yesterday when we were watching a cute little puppy tearing up the furniture or running around the yard. But now, …

19 November, 2017

The #1 Guide for the Best Dog Toothpaste

The saying usually goes that a dog’s mouth is one of the cleanest areas. That isn’t always the case, and unfortunately, our dogs can suffer from bad breath, dirty teeth, and inflamed gums. It is important that they receive the best care for their dental health as they can’t clean their teeth themselves. Naturally, the ball falls to you. So how …

19 November, 2017

A Pet Parent’s Guide to Puppy Formula for Newborn Puppies

Being a pupper is not easy. Life is really hard when it seems like the sole purpose of your existence is to be adored and looked after. On top of that, there is an implied expectation of bringing to humans happiness in its purest form. Newborn puppies master all of these tasks in their (albeit floppy) strides, but the most …