Pet Welfare

May is National Pet Month

By |2023-05-05T19:08:32+00:00April 29th, 2023|Pet Welfare|

May is National Pet Month, and it is all about your favorite dog or cat and promoting responsible pet ownership. As we all know, raising a pet comes with a lot of responsibility for the pet owners. After all, it is their job to provide adequate care, support, nutrition and a safe shelter for [...]

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Kids and Dogs – Good for Each Other

By |2023-02-03T22:07:08+00:00January 22nd, 2023|Dog Training, Pet Welfare|

Dogs Are Good for Kids & Grown Ups Too! Most children love having dogs as pets. Inviting a dog into the family home can actually be healthy for your kids. Studies have shown that when a dog lives in a home with young children, the children experience fewer respiratory tract infections, less [...]

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Holiday Best Treats for Dogs

By |2022-11-05T16:48:51+00:00October 31st, 2022|Pet Welfare, Pet Wellness|

Healthier Treat Alternatives Best Treats for dogs during the Holidays. With all the family and friend celebrations, you’ll probably want to slip your dog a few bites under the table. Resist! Instead offer some healthy alternatives. Dog owners enjoy giving their beloved pets treats for many different reasons especially at holiday [...]

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Tips For Walking Your Dog

By |2022-11-09T18:11:17+00:00October 30th, 2022|Pet Behavior, Pet Welfare|

Dogs are the healthiest and happiest when they get the right amount of exercise. Walking with your dog also helps maintain a good bond and reinforces you as the leader. As a matter of fact, the renowned Cesar’s Way states that by walking in front of your dog you show that you are [...]

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June is National Adopt A Cat Month

By |2022-07-04T21:53:55+00:00June 15th, 2022|Pet Welfare|

Many say that cats have a mind of their own. Mysterious, playful, inquisitive or shy, cats are a joy in any home. June is Adopt a Cat month and a great time for selecting a new family member. Your local animal shelter offers felines of different varieties to begin a lasting [...]

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Pet Poison Prevention Awareness

By |2022-03-08T20:47:27+00:00February 25th, 2022|Pet Welfare, Preventative Pet Health Care|

When it comes to pet safety and poisonous substances, pet owners should think of their pets in the same way they would a toddler. Everything that is dangerous that they can chew, lick, spill or touch should be kept securely out-of-reach. Each year, the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center manages more [...]

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Prepare Pets for Severe Weather

By |2022-02-08T19:22:28+00:00January 31st, 2022|Pet Welfare|

Is Your Pet Prepared for Severe Weather? Tornadoes, flash floods, ice storms, hail storms, lightening storms – we have all sorts of weather here in northern Alabama.  Do you have a plan for your pets’ safety in the event severe weather strikes? Now is the time to prepare for your pets [...]

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