20 Healthy Tips for 2020 20 Healthy Tips for 2020

ADVERTISEMENT

Caring for Your Pet in a Tough Economy

budgeting and pet careAs the U.S. economy continues to flounder, most of us are looking for ways to stretch a buck.

In households with dogs, cats or other companion animals, it’s natural for pet owners to look at pet care expenses for opportunities to save a few pennies on the dollar each month.

The trick is knowing where you can cut expenses without decreasing the quality of life of the non-human members of your family.

A few do’s and don’ts:

  • Don’t eliminate routine pet care
  • Do feed a high-quality diet
  • Don’t overfeed
  • Do exercise your pet
  • Do learn the basics of grooming

+ Sources and References