Heat Wave Pet Safety

With most of the country suffering with triple digit temperatures, staying cool and hydrated is important, not only for you but for your pets also. The ASPCA issued the following warning and guidelines on how to protect your pets from the extreme heat during these dangerously high temperatures. Here are the ASPCA’s hot weather tips: Dogs […]

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie

Did you know children are the most common victims of dog bites? Discussing with your children appropriate ways to behave around dogs can make the difference between your child’s safety and a visit to the emergency room. A few tips to remember, never touch or play with a dog while he or she is eating, […]

Penny Pinchers

Are the pet bills starting to climb? Keeping with the basics such as feeding quality food, litter for cats and providing good medical care for your pet can really make all the difference. Instead of getting the designer novelty bling and chew toys for your pet, put your dollars into those three basics and it […]

Polly Want A Cracker?

You may enjoy cooking with your bird, but did you know the kitchen can be one of the most dangerous places for your bird? Birds have an extra sensitivity to bad air quality due to their size whatever they inhale spreads throughout their body quickly and can damage vital organs. Some dangers to birds in […]

Stop That Tugging!

Have you ever envied other dog owners that seem to have it so calm and collected on their walks? It’s safe to say that their dogs did not automatically come that way. Dogs must be taught to walk on a leash without pulling. Although it is easier to train your puppy, don’t despair if your […]