Puppy Care Basics - How to Care for a New Puppy
Puppies are some of the most adorable things on the planet. But parenting a 6-week-old puppy, for example, is no walk in the park. See our puppy care guide.
Kitten Care Basics - How to Care for a New Kitten
Raising a kitten is one of the most fun things you'll ever do, but it's also a big responsibility. The following guide will walk you through the basics of ho...
Potty Train a Puppy the Easy Way
House train a puppy quickly by using your puppy's natural instincts. Potty train a puppy the easy way with these simple, proven methods.
10 Tips for Bringing a New Kitten Home - Animal Planet
Bringing a cuddly, appealing bundle of purr home is exciting, whether the kitten is your first or an addition to your current pet family. Your kitten will be entirely reliant on you to ease his transition from mom cat's side or animal shelter to this strange new place. Keeping him safe and happy takes planning and patience for everyone in the household.
Kitten Rescue - Kitten care handbook
If you have found abandoned or feral kittens and wish to rescue and raise them, you probably have more than a few questions about how to do it. Here is a guide that will hopefully give you the answers and information you need. You should also consult our "Basics" section, which expands on the initial guidelines.
Caring for Your Kitten - Blue Cross for Pets
Kittens are adorable and it is tempting to take one home without thinking of the consequences. Remember, kittens can be demanding and taking one on means you are committing to lifelong care - perhaps twenty years or more.
Puppy Care Tips to Keep Him Healthy - Hill's Pet
You're the best person to keep your puppy bouncing with health and vitality. Not only are you responsible for his day-to-day health care, but you're also the person who knows him best of all. This makes you the ideal 'eyes and ears' of your vet between visits.
Caring for your puppy - training, feeding, socialisation, healthcare
Congratulations on the arrival of your new family member.
How to Care For New Born Puppies - VCA Animal Hospitals
We offer sound advice for the care, comfort and health of newborn puppies and their mother. Even if everything went smoothly with the birth, you have a lot of work to do!
How to Take Care of Kittens - Blue Buffalo
Adopting a kitten or just thinking it over? There's probably nothing better than taking home a wide-eyed, velvet-nosed ball of fluff (hey, who's rescuing who?) but even if you've had a kitten before, it's wise to review the basics.
Kitten Care: Must-Know Tips for Raising Kittens - Petfinder
When it comes to raising kittens, the philosophy is pretty similar to that of bringing up children. If you provide proper care and training when they're young, it increases the odds they'll grow up to be healthy, well-adjusted adults. So if you recently adopted a kitten, start incorporating this advice as soon as possible.
How to Housetrain Your Dog or Puppy - The Humane Society of the United States
Housetraining your dog or puppy requires far more than a few stacks of old newspapers-it calls for vigilance, patience, plenty of commitment and above all, consistency.
Puppy care: what to expect the first week with a new puppy
The equipment needed, car ride home, activity, feeding, and health care check for a new puppy are described.
Training and Feeding Tips for Puppies
As your puppy grows, so will his need to assert himself. Puppies often choose mealtimes as a battle ground. But giving in to him is a mistake. You need to make sure he knows that you won't respond to his every demand. You'll also need to get him to accept you and the rest of the family getting on with life around him.
Healthy Dogs Guide: Caring for Your Puppy
If you're thinking about getting a puppy or have just brought one home, here's what you need to know to give him the best possible start in life.
Pet-Proofing Your Home - American Humane Association
Dog and cats (especially kittens) can be very curious. Here's how to keep your companion animal safe in your home.
Checklist for New Adopters - Petfinder
Congratulations on adopting a pet! You are embarking on a wonderful and rewarding relationship. Because adopting a new pet comes with a lot of change for both pet and pet parent, we've compiled a checklist to help make the transition as smooth as possible.