Pet Ownership

Ensuring the Safety of Your Beloved Pets

By |2024-03-05T20:23:02+00:00March 5th, 2024|Pet Ownership|

As pet owners, ensuring the safety and well-being of our beloved furry friends is a top priority. From providing them with a nutritious diet to regular exercise, we do everything we can to keep them healthy and happy. One crucial aspect of pet safety that often gets overlooked is the importance [...]

How Can I Cut Down on Pet Shedding?

By |2023-11-30T22:19:18+00:00November 25th, 2023|Pet Grooming, Pet Ownership|

Pet shedding is an animal's natural process of losing old or dead hair. Certain breeds of dogs are more prone to shedding than others, but most pets lose hair. Some dogs, particularly dogs who are kept indoors most of the time, tend to shed the same amount throughout the year, [...]

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Should You Always Spay/Neuter Your Dog

By |2022-09-06T18:13:03+00:00August 6th, 2022|Pet Ownership, Preventative Pet Health Care, Puppies|

Why Spaying or Neutering Your Dog is the Norm For years now it has been common practice for dog owners to spay/neuter their dogs as puppies before they even reached sexual maturity.  Some who didn't abide were sometimes referred to as irresponsible dog owners. Many pet day care or dog boarding [...]

Halloween Hazards for Your Pets

By |2021-10-06T21:00:46+00:00September 30th, 2021|Pet Ownership, Pet Welfare|

Halloween can be one of the busiest weeks for the Pet Poison Control Helpline. Their calls are generally 12% higher during Halloween. Halloween hazards for your pets can be avoided by taking a few precautions. Here are some facts and tips for keeping your furry friends safe and happy: Halloween pet [...]

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Taking Great Pet Photos

By |2021-10-06T19:57:07+00:00September 29th, 2021|Pet Ownership|

The Secret of Getting Great Photos of Your Pets Taking Great Pet Photos can be a challenge for some. With a little planning, you too can become a great pet photographer! Nothing can quite capture the dynamics and energy of your pet like a candid photo. However, capturing the perfect shot [...]

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Pet Fire Safety and Unexpected Emergencies

By |2021-08-02T20:52:29+00:00July 15th, 2021|Pet Ownership, Pet Welfare, Preventative Pet Health Care|

Pet Fire Safety Day is July 15, 2021. Statistics compiled by the National Fire Protection Association estimate that over 500,000 pets are impacted in home fires each year, with about 1,000 fires actually started by the pets accidentally. Jointly, the American Kennel Club® and ADT Security Services are committed to spread [...]

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Adopt a Shelter Pet Month

By |2020-10-09T18:27:23+00:00September 30th, 2020|Adopt a pet, Pet Ownership, Pet Welfare|

Adopt a Shelter Pet Month is October Adopt a shelter pet month is sponsored by both ASPCA and the Humane Society. Animal shelters and private pet rescue groups are overflowing with dogs that are just waiting for their person to bring them home. Once you adopt from a shelter, you’ll adopt [...]

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Microchipping Your Pet is SO Important!

By |2020-10-09T17:49:43+00:00September 24th, 2020|Losing a Pet, Pet Ownership|

Lost Dog Microchipping your pet can prevent you from never seeing your pet again should they become lost. Losing a pet is one of the most terrifying parts of a pet owner's life; from the moment you realize that you do not know where your beloved pet is to those agonizing [...]

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Pets are not presents

By |2018-12-12T22:01:12+00:00December 15th, 2018|Pet Ownership, Pet Welfare|

Puppies are not presents, and neither are kittens, chicks, bunnies, piglets or ducklings. Although owning a pet is both a privilege and a gift, those benefits should not translate into unwrapping them as a holiday present (or tucked into an Easter basket). The idea of giving a puppy or kitten [...]

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