Dog Parks and Destinations in and around Laurel, Maryland

dog parks and destinations in and around Laurel maryland

Laurel, Maryland is a wonderful, family friendly city midway between Washington, D.C., and Baltimore.

It’s also a great place for dogs!

There are some terrific dog parks within reach of Laurel, MD. These parks are perfect for renters who may not have their own places to walk their pets. Or for anyone who wants to exercise with their pooch while exploring the beautiful outdoors. [Read more…]

6 Benefits of Cat Ownership in Your Apartment

6 benefits of cat ownership for apartment residents
While dogs dominate homes as the most kept pets, there is an equally good number of apartment residents who love their cats.

If you’re thinking about adopting a furry friend to care for in your pet-friendly apartment home, you may want to consider a cat. [Read more…]

Pamper your Pooch at Steeplechase

Steeplechase Apartments in Cockeysville, MD are Pampering Your Pooch!


Here at Hirschfeld Apartment homes not only do we want to provide our residents with a fun appreciation event each month, but every  now and then we also like to create some fun events for your 4 legged friend. [Read more…]

Tips to Keep Your Pets Healthy this Winter

Attention! Furry Parents!!Tips to Keep Your Pet Healthy in the Winter

As you have already noticed, the winter season is upon us and that means that it won’t be long before it starts snowing outside, as well as rain and who knows what other crazy weather will be thrown our way. So it’s time to start preparing our dogs for the cold winter, because they too need care and warmth during the cold. So here are some tips on how to care for your little fur ball this winter:

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Benefits of Owning a Cat

The Benefits of Being a Cat Owner

Benefits_of_cat_ownership_backed_by_scienceBeing a cat owner is always fun, as cats are usually independent and lazy. Most of the time they are hiding, sleeping, or eating, and want absolutely nothing to do with you. That is until you start to pet them in their favorite spot; most likely the neck—even then they seem to fall asleep as you’re doing it, which is completely adorable. This article aims to figure out what the benefits are to owning a cat, and the science behind it. Is it good for us, does it actually benefit our health? Does being a cat owner bring peace and contentment to our life? Let’s read on and find out. [Read more…]