PTSD Awareness Day Celebrates K9s for Warriors

PTSD Awareness Day Celebrates K9s for Warriors

Every dog lover knows pups make great companions. You may have even met a service dog or two along the way. But you may not know that some of these...
Are Your Pets Happy You’re Home?

Are Your Pets Happy You’re Home?

Now that millions of Americans are working from home, you’ve probably made some adjustments. Comfy clothes for one. Appreciating insider peeks at the lives of your co-workers via video chat for another. One of the upsides of working from home is the opportunity to spend more time with your furry companions. Whether your kitty is curling up on your keyboard or your pups are vocal during conference calls, it’s fun to show off our animals. 
What Pet Owners Want to Know About Vaccinations

What Pet Owners Want to Know About Vaccinations

Are you considering adopting or fostering a new pet because you’re staying home due to Covid-19? If so, you’re not alone. It turns out shelters across the country are seeing a strong uptick in foster applications. 

One rescue in LA says they’ve seen as many as 80 new applications in a week this past month. 

Does Your Home Have These Common Pet Poisons?

Does Your Home Have These Common Pet Poisons?

What do macadamia nuts, peach pits, and grapes have in common?

All are dangerous to your pets. 

The 3rd week of March is recognized as Poison Prevention Awareness Week. And the whole month is nationally recognized as Pet Poison Prevention Awareness Month

Why It’s Important to Spay/Neuter Your Pets

Why It’s Important to Spay/Neuter Your Pets

Sadly, there are still millions of unwanted animals euthanized in pet shelters across the US every year. Six million according to some statistics. As a result, February has become known as “Beat the Heat” month and we don’t mean because the temperature is hot. 
How to Help Your New Pet Acclimate to Your Home

How to Help Your New Pet Acclimate to Your Home

Are you the type to think long and hard about adopting a pet? Maybe you’ve done your research on dog breed personality traits to find the best matc...
December is National Cat Lovers’ Month!

December is National Cat Lovers’ Month!

In honor of National Cat Lovers’ Month, it’s the perfect time to celebrate both you and your furry feline(s) and why not? The holidays are here so it’s fun to shop for stocking stuffers. It’s also fun to think about just what it is that makes cats special. 
9 Cat Facts You May Not Know About Your Kitty

9 Cat Facts You May Not Know About Your Kitty

Oh cats. Those four-legged creatures that encourage such high levels of devotion that you’ll get up in the middle of the night to feed them or open the window for them (or is that just me?). They’re certainly funny creatures and keep us entertained.

What’s the Difference Between Assistance Dogs and Therapy Dogs?

What’s the Difference Between Assistance Dogs and Therapy Dogs?

A few decades ago, Guide Dogs for the Blind were the only type of assistance dog most people knew about. Then came bomb-sniffing dogs and cancer-sniffing dogs and dogs who visit the sick and dogs who listen to children read. In short, people have realized all the wonderful things a well-trained dog can do. 
Protect Your Dog from Sunburn

Protect Your Dog from Sunburn

You might not think about your dog getting sunburned, but it does happen. And nothing puts a damper on fun in the sun like a stinging red afterglow. If you’re taking advantage of the late summer days for hiking and beach-time fun, then you want to make sure you and your pup are protected.