Pet-Flipping on the Rise! Dog Owner’s Beware!

A disturbing new trend—“pet flipping”—has been getting a lot of attention lately. Pet flipping involves a criminal picking up a pet, either by stealing him or claiming to be the parent of a missing pet, and then selling the animal for a profit. According to Time, pet flipping is on the rise in many cities,…

Safety Tips for Road Travel with Rover!

Hitting the road this weekend?  Travel experts predict that 32 million people will be driving to their vacation spots over Memorial Day weekend.  If you plan to bring “Spot” along, the ASPCA recommends: (1). Keep your pets safe in a well-ventilated crate or carrier large enough to stand, sit, lie down and turn around in. (introduce…

Summer Travel Tips for Dog Owners

Flying with Fido? Traveling can be stressful, for you and your pets! Unless they fit under your seat, the ASPCA recommends pet owners not fly their animal. If you are doggedly determined, see tips below: (1).  Get a Vet check-up, update vaccinations and get a health certificate! (2). Ensure that Fido has a microchip for…

The importance of fresh water for Fido!

Keeping a constant supply of fresh water is not only critical to your dog’s health, but essential, especially during the hot summer months. Please remember that Fido’s water bowl can also serve as a vessel for dust and common pests that circulate around water and bacteria. If you aren’t replenishing his water bowl with fresh…