For dogs and other pets, toys are not just luxury, but a necessity. Toys are important to your dog’s well-being. Toys help fight boredom when you have to leave your dogs at home, and provide comfort when they’re feeling nervous. Toys can even help prevent your dog from developing certain problem behaviors. During the holidays, its natural for us to want to spoil our fur babies with plenty of new toys and treats, but not all toys and treats are safe for them.
Emergencies Can Happen Any Time- Make Sure Your Pets Are Prepared!
You Can Take Action to Help Your Pet!
Emergencies come in many forms, and they may require anything from a brief absence from your home to permanent evacuation. Each type of disaster requires different measures to keep your pet safe, so the best thing you can do for yourself and your pets is to be prepared. There are a few simple things your can do ahead of time, that way when disaster strikes, you are prepared.
While walking your pet may seem healthy for obvious reasons, there’s a myriad of reasons why walking your pet is important for both you and your pet. It isn’t just about “potty breaks”, it also provides mental stimulation, physical exercise, a chance at socialization and opportunities for behavioral training. All these reasons aside, it fortifies the bond between dog and owner.
Pet Fire Safety is important. Learn more today about how to keep your dogs safe in case of fire.
For many pet owners, their fur babies are most precious to them. Every July 15, National Fire Pet Safety Day seeks to encourage pet owners to learn about pet fire safety. We want you to know what to do in case of a fire. Let's ensure that our friends, families and pet remain safe.
On NBC Nightly News, Lester Holt reported on Petsmart grooming deaths in the past 5 months. These deaths took place in New Jersey and other parts of the country. You can see the video here.
I thought to myself, "Thank goodness I am a groomer and can take care of my pets myself." I was grateful to have never lost a dog while under my care this way. Then I thought about those who lost their dogs and became sad. And this is why I am writing to you.
Find out how to keep your dog safe from fleas and ticks.
Here in Florida, fleas and ticks are are a concern throughout the year. Due to warm temperatures and humidity, fleas and ticks have the perfect place to grow. In our previous article, protecting your dog from fleas and ticks in Florida, we talked about what to do. In this article we will help you be more proactive in flea and tick prevention.
Protecting Your Pet From Fleas and Ticks in Florida
Is your dog thinking about fleas and ticks? You should too.
Florida is beginning to heat up as we get close to Summer. Fleas and ticks have always been, and will become a problem for cats and dogs. Florida’s warm and humid climate is perfect for them to survive year-round. As the temperature begins to increase, fleas and ticks flourish best between 70 and 85 degrees. My hope is to help you protect your pet from issues that can be caused by a flea and tick infestation. Here is what you should know.