Best Toys For Senior Cats

As my own cat enters her golden years, I notice subtle changes in her behaviour. She doesn’t dash around after toys with kitten-like frenzies anymore. That’s a natural part of aging, and it’s my cue to adjust our playtime to suit her needs. I’ve learned that for senior cats,...

Gourmet Homemade Dog Treats

I understand why you might consider preparing homemade dog treats. Health is as important for our dogs as it is for us. Choosing to make gourmet treats from scratch allows you to pick wholesome, natural ingredients. This choice often results in cleaner eating for your furry friend, free of...

Best Cat Litter With Odor Control

If you share your home with a cat, you already know that odor control is crucial. It’s not just about keeping your space fresh, it’s about creating a comfortable environment for both you and your pet. Cats, by nature, are clean animals and are sensitive to smells, which is...

How To Teach Your Dog To Walk On A Leash

Leash training is more than just a method to manage your dog during walks – it’s central to their safety and their ability to interact sociably with both humans and other dogs. Join me as we explore not just the ‘how‘, but also the ‘why‘ behind this essential skill....

Why Would A Cat Not Use The Litter Box

So you’re probably thinking that your cat’s refusal to use their litter box is down to mere stubbornness, but there’s usually a lot more to it than that. Cats are known for their keen sense of cleanliness and a sudden departure from the litter box could be a signpost...

What’s The Best Way To Potty Train A Puppy

I’m going to walk you through the very foundation of potty training your furry friend. This isn’t just about getting them to do their business outside, it’s also about setting a routine that your puppy can predict and feel secure with. Puppies, much like children, thrive on consistency. It...

Best Cat Breeds With Dogs

I’m going to bust a myth right out of the gate. You might think cats and dogs are natural enemies, right out of an old cartoon. Guess what? They are not. Sure, they’ve got different social structures, communication styles, and may even squabble like siblings from time to time,...

How To Stop Dog Barking At Night

If you’re losing sleep because your furry friend is more vocal at night, you’re not alone. Night-time barking is a common canine conundrum, and there’s usually a reason why your dog is sounding off after dark. Whether it’s because of fear, alertness, boredom, or just a stubborn streak, uncovering...

How To Kill Fleas On Cats Naturally

If you’re a cat owner, noticing your furry companion scratching more than usual might raise an alarm. This could be a tell-tale sign of a flea infestation, an issue that’s as common as it is frustrating. Knowing what to look for is your first defence. Aside from the incessant...

About Michael

Welcome to My World of Woofs and Whiskers! Introduction to who I am – Michael – the heart and soul behind The Pet Butler, a website I have developed to reflect my lifelong passion for all things pet related, a passion that is reflected in the connection between my...