Tag: pet health

How to Help Your Poodle Beat the Heat This Summer

One of our signature mini poodles

Summer is a great time to spend extra time outdoors and enjoy the weather! While your poodle may enjoy the extra playtime, it’s important to ensure that your furry friend remains safe in the summer sun! Below are a few tips to make sure that your poodle stays cool and safe this summer. Be Safe… Read more »

What is Poisonous to Poodles?

Sign indicating something is poisonous

Your poodle is a special part of your family, and no doubt you want to spoil your pup! However, there are certain foods you should never, under any circumstances, give to your pet! There are also plants that can be poisonous to your pet- whether they try to eat them or some of their pollen… Read more »

Natural Alternatives to Flea and Tick Gels

Diatomaceous earth, a known all natural pest repellent.

Flea and tick drops are toxic, and systemic, and flow through your dog’s bloodstream. Then, the fleas and ticks drink the toxic blood and die. Here at Scarlet’s Fancy Poodles, we NEVER use any toxins.  We do not have even one flea or tick on our dogs. Fleas and ticks can infect your dogs in… Read more »

The Do’s and Don’ts of Feeding Your Poodle

Dog food pouring into an overfilled bowl

If you’ve just picked up your poodle from the breeder, you are probably excited, and can’t wait to spoil your pup with all the love and treats in the world! At Scarlet’s Fancy Poodle we know you can’t wait to pamper your puppy, but there is some information about feeding you need to know to… Read more »

How to Prepare Your Dog for the Colder Weather

Dogs in the Snow

As the temperatures begin to drop, it’s time to think about how your pet will be affected by the change in temperatures. Whether you’re living in an area that experiences slight temperature drops, or an area that experiences heavy snowfalls, follow these steps to help prepare your dog for a change in temperature. Bathe Your… Read more »

How to Keep Your Dog Cool During Long Heat Spells

Summer’s heat can make you feel lethargic and sticky, and it can even become dangerous if you don’t take necessary precautions. As humans, we have the capability to wear less clothing, find ample shade and shelter from the sun, obtain relief in air conditioned rooms or swimming pools and we can drink water as much… Read more »

How to Subdue Pet Allergies

Chances are you know a person who doesn’t want to be in the same home where a pet lives because the animal bothers their allergies. About 15 to 30% of Americans have allergic problems with pets. It’s not unusual for families to have to hold events away from a certain person’s home because so-and-so “can’t… Read more »