It’s National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day and Ready.gov has a bunch of good information to help you and your best buddy stay safe. Here are a few basic guidelines to get you started: Be prepared. Make a plan and go over it with your family. If you evacuate your home, don’t leave your pet behind. […]
You probably wouldn’t throw a dart at a map to choose your vacation spot. Why would you leave your best friend’s destination to chance? If your pet doesn’t already have a favorite go-to home away from home, here are a few things to think about: Ask friends and co-workers if they can recommend accommodations in […]
LOVE MAY BE IN THE AIR, but if it’s in the form of chocolate, remember: Dogs and cats love it, too, but it’s toxic to them. Be sure it’s wrapped up and really out of reach.
It’s the spookiest night of the year and ASPCA recommends taking some common sense precautions this Halloween to keep you and your pet saying “trick or treat!” all the way to November 1. 1. No tricks, no treats: That bowl of candy is for trick-or-treaters, not for Scruffy and Fluffy. Chocolate in all forms—especially dark or baking chocolate—can […]