Pet Welfare

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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Mutts Make Marvelous Pets

By |2022-01-05T21:37:13+00:00December 2nd, 2021|Adopt a pet, Pet Welfare|

December is a month celebrating many things that readily come to mind – Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanza – and National Mutt Day. This “unofficial” national holiday on December 2nd was created as a day to embrace uniqueness, promote adoption and celebrate the mutt. There are millions of healthy dogs with dubious heritage [...]

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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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