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Pet Overheating in Summer


The NOAA recently announced the findings of an international study that determined 2014 to be the warmest year on record, and one can scarcely pass a day without hearing of a pet dying of heatstroke inside a hot car. Tennessee recently passed a controversial piece of legislation granting legal permission for passersby to forcefully enter […]



New Pet Essential Supplies


Few things are as exciting as bringing home a new pet, but if you’re unprepared, it can also be a confusing and stressful experience. Dogs and cats unfortunately cannot talk to tell you what they need to be safe and comfortable, so let’s look at some essential supplies you should have on hand before bringing […]



How to Control Aggression in Dogs


Dogs have been man’s best friend since their wolf-y ancestors first discovered food was easier to get by following around human hunters. However well dogs have adjusted to domestication, they have retained some attributes and habits from their feral predecessors, including aggressive behaviors. Even the most docile of dogs can display aggression when confronted with […]



6 Tips For Traveling with Pets


It’s Spring Break time in many parts of the country, and many families are traveling to warmer climates to shake off the winter. If you’re hitting the road with your furry friends, keep these pet travel safety tips in mind: Dogs should be secured in vehicles at all times. A travel harness is a good bet to keep […]



Nothing to fool about – Pet First Aid Awareness Month starts tomorrow


April 1, is a day generally associated with practical jokes and pranks, but pet safety is no joke. April 1 also marks the beginning of Pet First Aid Awareness Month, and while you may be prepared to deal with first aid emergencies for your human kids, many people don’t think to prepare a first aid […]



Top 5 Poison Prevention Tips For Pets


Top 5 Poison Prevention Tips for Pets Since March kicks off Poison Prevention Awareness Month we’ve decided to bring you 5 top tips for preventing your beloved canine or feline friend from experiencing the dangers of a potentially poisoning. With the cold weather still upon us in many parts of the country, anti-freeze poisoning is […]



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Four Tips For Maintaining Your Pet’s Dental Health


Four Tips for Maintaining Your Pet’s Oral Health! Most of us brush our teeth twice a day without even thinking about it. Did you know that your dog’s (and your cat’s) oral health is just as important? In honor of February being Pet Dental Health Month, we bring you four tips for keeping your pet’s […]



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Four Valentine’s Day Tips For Pets


Valentine’s Day Tips for Pets! Roses are red, violets are blue, sugar is sweet and so are our pets! Okay, that doesn’t rhyme, but all pet parents can agree that our feline and canine counterparts are well-loved. It’s important to remember though that the ways we love our fellow humans are not good ways to […]