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How To Celebrate Happy Cat Month

Happy Healthy Cat Month is underway and we know that our feline furry family members are regal, sometimes aloof, loving, sophisticated and deserving of being celebrated for an entire month! At Magoos Pet we have a myriad of cat and kitten items from toys to beds to travel carriers, snacks, treats and everything in between!

How To Care For A Senior Cat

Did you know that senior cats are amazing? They are! How to care for a senior cat is not much different than how to care for a kitten -- other than your senior cat may sleep more than a kitten! A cat is considered a senior when he is eight years old! It's true.

Why Mutts Are Great

Who loves mutts?! Everyone! Why mutts are great is something we wanted to write about in anticipation of July 31 when National Mutt Day is celebrated. Mutts are so great there is also a celebration of them in December.

Lost Pet Awareness Month

Ask any pet parent who has lost a beloved dog or cat because the pet ran out the door, slipped the collar or wriggled out under a fence in the backyard and they will tell you it is one of the scariest times of their lives. Lost Pet Awareness Month is recognized in July and one of the reasons is that the

How To Keep Your Dog Hydrated

Did you know that July is Dog Hydration Month? Yes, it seems like there are holidays for everything, but this is an important way to raise awareness of the importance of keeping your dog hydrated (no matter the month). When the sun is high as are the temperatures and humidity it is a dangerous time for our dogs and cats. Your pets need access to cool, clean water at all

How To Keep Your Dog Safe During Fireworks

July 5th is one of the busiest days at animal shelters and rescues and the reason is they are dealing with a lot of lost dogs. Many dogs get scared and will run away during fireworks celebrations. Whether your dog is afraid of the sounds of the fireworks or if he is scared of crowds, it's up to you to know your dog's personality and to help him get through a

Are You & Your Pets Prepared For Emergencies?

May 11 is National Pet Preparedness Month. What does this mean for you? As a pet parent you need to be prepared for emergencies for your human family as well as your pet family. If you had to evacuate your home because of a flood or fire or hurricane or other natural disasters, would you be able to find a place to stay that your pets would be welcome? If you have a pet

How To Celebrate National Pet Month

We love that there are holidays and reminders to celebrate our pets and the unconditional love they bring to our lives. That being said, did you know that May is National Pet Month? At Magoo's Pet Outlet we celebrate our indoor pets as well as the birds and other animals that live outdoors -- koi in your pond, turtles that may visit your yard, fish in your aquarium,

Why We Love Leopard Geckos

Leopard geckos are popular first reptile pets for many. If you’re nocturnal, you’re in luck because your leopard gecko is, too. These small reptiles are also awake during the day so don’t fret that you have to change your sleep schedule in order to be entertained by them.

How To Celebrate National Pet Month

We love that May is National Pet Month and we have put together a list of ways in which to celebrate your pets! As pet parents we know that our pets are celebrated members of our lives each and every day, but we aren’t opposed to setting aside an entire month to share our love of them!

Fun Ways To Entertain Your Dog

Coronavirus is still keeping us at home with our dogs. While taking them for multiple walks a day is an ideal way to spend time with them, after a while they will get bored of taking a walk and

What Are The Quietest Indoor Birds

Birds are lovely, soothing to own and sing beautiful songs. There are some birds, though, who may be a bit too vocal. If you want a bird whose songs won’t overtake any conversations in your household, we have put together a list of beautiful and relatively quiet singers.

How To Get A New Routine For Your Dog During Quarantine

Coronavirus (COVID-19) has brought about a lot of changes around the globe. Pet parents have been dealing with a myriad of changes as well. Changes in routine from going into an office to working from home to just staying home and not working during the COVID-19 Quarantine. If you are among the pet parents who are now staying home -- whether you're working or not --

Tips For Caring For Your Dog's Teeth

February was Pet Dental Health Month. It’s an ideal way to raise awareness of the importance of dental health, but pet parents know caring for pet’s teeth is a year-round task. If you’re not certain how to care for your pet’s teeth, we have advice.

5 Things To Know About Owning A Fish

Watching fish swim around in an aquarium is a peaceful, stress-reducing way to relax and unwind. Fish tanks are also beautiful and unique, especially when you consider how many species of fish are available, the number of accessories you can add, the plants, the various color rocks and tank backgrounds and you will see you can truly make your aquarium as unique as you

What Is The Best Reptile For First-Time Owners?

Reptiles have big personalities! You may not have thought of that, but some reptiles will show their joy at seeing you walk into the room. We have heard from bearded dragon parents that the dragon will run to the top of the log when they walk into the room. There is also a bearded dragon we have seen online that will look as though he is waving when he sees his

Facts about owning fish

Watching fish swim around in an aquarium is a peaceful, stress-reducing way to relax and unwind. Fish tanks are also beautiful and unique, especially when you consider how many species of fish re available, the number of accessories you can add, the plants, the various color rocks

How To Attract Wild Birds To Your Feeder

It is fascinating to watch birds flocking to the feeders you have placed in your yard. This is especially true if you live in areas of the country that get blanketed with snow. Seeing bright flashes of colors and hearing the sounds of birds scrambling to your feeders brightens even the darkest of winter days.

Choosing the right dog brush

For Short Hair Dogs, I would use different brushes depending on the thickness of the coat. For the thin short haired dogs with not much undercoat at all I would use a rubber brush.

Guide To Wild Bird Seed And Food

There are lots of different types of wild bird seed available. So much so, that it can be hard for the well-intentioned bird lover to know exactly what is best to buy and leave out for the birds. In this post, we are going to give a brief guide to wild bird seed and food to hopefully make things a little clearer for you.

How To Entertain A New Kitten

New kittens are fun, snuggly and full of energy! If you're planning to bring a kitten into your home, you will want to be prepared to keep him or her entertained, engaged and well-cared for. How to care for a new kitten is something you can ask your veterinarian or the shelter from which you're adopting the kitten. Many of us have also adopted kittens from

How to care for your rabbit

With twitching noses, soft tails and a spring in their step, rabbits make excellent pets. There’s a lot to know about our small furry friends before committing to 12 years of rabbit ownership (or more!), so ask the question: is a rabbit the right pet for me?

Attract Birds To Your Yard

If you’re anything at all like me, once you start to feed the wild birds you will become addicted and will soon start wanting to attract as many different species as you can. If this is the case, then this article on how to attract birds to your yard should be great for you.

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