Avoid letting your dog off a leash in snow or ice. They can easily lose their scent and get lost. More pets go missing in the Winter than in any other season!
In snowy weather, remember to wipe off your dog’s legs, paws and stomach after being outdoors, whether it be in sleet, snow or ice. Your dog can ingest poisonous or potentially dangerous chemicals such as salt or antifreeze by licking his paws. Also check to make sure his paw pads are free from snow or […]
Trick-or-Treat? Keep Fido away from those yummy Halloween treats! Candy, especially chocolate, can be toxic to pets. Chocolate poisoning can be lethal to pets and symptoms can include vomiting, diarrhea, excessive urination, muscle tremors, abnormal drooling, hyperactivity, seizures or coma. If you notice these symptoms of chocolate poisoning in your pet, go to your veterinarian […]
Never leave your pet in a parked car during warm weather. The inside of a car can quickly become unbearably hot and can cause your pet to suffer from heat exhaustion. Heat exhaustion can cause organ and nervous system damage that can also be fatal!