• Mar 02 2017

    Pets and Houseplants

    Many of us enjoy having houseplants to bring life to our homes. However, many common houseplants are toxic to our furry and feathered friends. It is a good idea to do some research before purchasing a…

  • Feb 08 2017

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    12 Winter Safety Tips for Pets

    In the upper parts of North America, the snow has started to fly. Admittedly, this may make some of us jealous of our Australian friends who are just heading into summer now, and who might not find…

  • Dec 01 2016

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    World Wildlife Conservation Day

    This coming Sunday, December 4th, is World Wildlife Conservation Day. Although we mainly talk about pet and companion animals in this space, it is worthwhile to stop every once in a while and consider…

  • Jun 30 2016

    5 summer vacations you can bring your dog on

    Summer is here, and that means summer vacation! However, if you’re a dog owner, you know all too well that the excitement of packing up for a fun summer trip can be tempered by the big, sad eyes of…

  • May 31 2016

    Lyme Disease Prevention & Awareness

    May is Lyme Disease Prevention Month! Lyme disease is a very serious and potentially debilitating bacterial infection that affects our canine companions, as well as humans, cats, and horses. Dogs are…

  • May 30 2016

    Preventing Outdoor Pet Poisoning

    When preparing the yard for spring, there are some dangers to our pets in surprising places. But with a little bit of planning, you can have a beautiful garden that is safe for your pets. …

  • May 18 2016

    Tips for Preventing Dog Bites

    This week is National Dog Bite Prevention Week! It is a week focused on providing education around preventing dog bites. With millions of dogs in the world, there are a staggering number of people who…