RE/MAX Collection Tom Carroll



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Serving the Andovers Since 1993
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Keeping Your Pets Happy

One of your responsibilities as a pet owner should be making sure your pets feel at home in their day-to-day lives. By creating a special place for them in your home, you’ll ensure they feel comfortable and content in your house. Here are eight tips for creating a space your pets will love.

  1. Invest in a Cozy Bed - Buy a cute, comfortable dog or cat bed that offers good support, and put it in a warm, quiet space so your pets can sleep on their own in comfort and style.  
  2. Utilize Storage Space - Get a nice wooden box, plastic containers or shelves that provide a designated place to store leashes, toys and clothes so your pets can have easy access to their belongings and enjoy a clutter-free environment with your help. 
  3. Give Some New Toys - Surprise your pets with new toys to keep them on their toes. Place them in and around their special spots, so your pets can entertain themselves even when you’re not around.
  4. Acquire Trendy Food Bowls - Give your pets the gift of clean, fresh food bowls that are designed to limit bacteria growth. Put them in a dry, convenient spot so your pets can eat and drink as they please. 
  5. Accessorize with Mats or Trays - Purchase a large mat or tray that suits each pet’s eating area and place it under their food and water bowls. Now your pets can dine in style without leaving a mess behind. 
  6. Shop Around for House Plants - Stop by your local home improvement store to pick out a couple of indoor plants and add them to the animal-friendly space you’ve created. Now your pet can enjoy fresh air and a touch of the outdoors while inside your home. 
  7. Build a Custom Dog House - Construct a personalized dog or cat house that suits your furry friends, and nestle it either inside your house or in the backyard. Now your pets can have a private getaway to rest and recuperate. 
  8. Buy a Stylish Crate - Invest in a spacious crate that allows enough space to move around in and keep it in a peaceful, ventilated area so your pets can make the most out of their down time.

These eight tips are great ways to start giving your pets the care and attention they deserve. When your pets have one or more cozy spaces in and around your home, they’ll feel more relaxed and satisfied. If you’re looking for additional ways to improve your pet’s quality of life, I’m only a phone call away!