Category: Pet Safety

What You Should Know about Microchipping

When a neighbor’s dog ran loose recently, due to an inattentive contractor, I promised to provide information about micro-chipping as a future safeguard. Fortunately, the blog below was presented to me by the professionals at Petco. It is in the interest of your pet’s safety that we share their blog with you: “While collars and…

Howliday Tips for Safe Pet Care at Thanksgiving

  Celebrating Thanksgiving with friends and family is a festive occasion that requires additional preparation, particularly if you own pets. New members to your home and dinner table will undoubtedly excite your dogs and cats. We wish to share helpful ideas in the interest of harmony and peace at this special time of harvest. If…

Happy Howlaween! Keep your Pets Safe on Fright Night!

As Halloween approaches and you prepare your home and human children for the thrill of trick-or-treat, please be mindful of your dog’s and cat’s reactions to the hubris. If your dog is used to seeing you and your kids in costumes, then it may not be a big deal when you don your best “Darth…

Dog Care Starts Early! Get Your Puppy on the Right Paw!

Congratulations on the arrival of your new puppy! Both of you are in store for many happy years together, so let’s get started on the right paw to ensure a lifetime of happiness. Of course, you need to immediately focus on potty training and teaching your dog not to nip or chew on the wrong things. …