Recent entries in Cats

6 Hidden Dangers For Pets At Home

We have lots of products and objects at home that can be very dangerous for our pets. Specially if you have a sneaky one in the family! To protect them, we just need common sense and take some precautions.


8 Toxic Foods You Should Never Feed Your Dog

Some pet owners love to spoil their furry fiends with a little reward from the table. But there is actually a lot of "human food" that your dog should ever eat. It might be dangerous.


The Role of Veterinarians in Public Health

April 7 is World Health Day and at Barkibu we'd like to celebrate the role of veterinarians in public health. Although we usually think about veterinarians as working on a veterinary clinic, they also play a very important role in public health.


5 Tips To Save Money On Vet Care

If your pet is sick, you must go to the vet immediately. But remember that if you take care of him properly, he won't get sick very often. We just need to adopt some healthy habits!


5 Cleaning Products To Avoid If You Have A Pet

If you have a pet at home, you know home cleaning is especially important: hair everywhere, mud, some peepee in the carpet... However, not all cleaning products are safe for pets, nor we can clean their bed, their litterbox or toys the same way.


How to Store Your Pet's Food Properly

Most dogs and cats eat dry food. That your pet doesn't eat "fresh" food, doesn't mean that you don't need to be careful on how you store it.


Air Fresheners And Pets: Are They Safe?

Be careful with the products you use. Remember that many cleaning products we have at home are toxic for pets, including air fresheners.


Pets At Risk From Passive Smoking

On May 31 we celebrate World No Tobacco Day. This World Health Organization's (WHO) Tobacco Free Initiative highlights the health risks associated with tobacco. Did you know that tobacco is not only dangerous for you, but also for your pets?


How to Give Your Pet Medication Without a Fuss

Sometimes giving your pet his or her meditation is almost impossible... especially with cats. These are some tips you can try if you need them to take a pill.


Human Meds You Should Never Give to Pets

An alarming number of owners ask in Barkibu what medication they can give to their sick pets. But there are many human meds that are extremely dangerous for pets, even lethal. If your pet is sick and needs a treatment, you should always go to the vet.