Keoki's Corner

Let’s Go to Ground!

People get pets for many reasons. Maybe you want companionship or maybe you want motivation to get active, or to get out and meet people. One of the things we hope to accomplish with this blog is to let you know about some of the great activities you can participate in with your pets. Having an activity that you do together is not only a great outlet for them to use up some of their energy but it also can give them a “job” to do and strengthens the bond between owner and pet. Continue…

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Meet the Breed: Border Terrier

Over the last decade, there have been an increasing number of small dogs finding their way into people’s homes and hearts, according to the AKC. Terriers are among that group and are once again becoming popular.Terrier is derived from the word terra, meaning earth. Terriers are energetic with vivacious personalities. The diversity within the group is vast from the small Cairn to the large Airedale and includes 28 breeds recognized by the AKC and other breeds not yet recognized or in another group. Continue…

Pet Heat Safety

Colling off on a hot day

With summer weather approaching, heatstroke is something every pet parent should be informed about. It is serious and often fatal result of a pet’s prolonged exposure to excessive heat. Below are some tips to keep your pets safe in the heat, possible signs of heatstroke and the actions you should take if your pet is overheated. Continue…