Make Sure Your Pets are Prepared in Case Disaster Strikes

Emergency Preparedness

Preparing Your Pets for Evacuation We never think it will happen to us, but the truth is a disaster can strike anywhere at any time. From hurricanes and fires, to gas leaks and terrorist threats, there are hundreds of reasons why you and your pets may need to evacuate your home. The important thing is to be prepared and to be certain your pets are, too. Here are some … [Read more...]

Cats in Film – Superstar Cats People Love to Watch on the Big Screen

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Cats in Film It seems that if you have an idea for a national holiday or special day, all you have to do is lodge your suggestion with someone (I am not sure with whom, to be exact) and bingo, you have a day on the calendar to celebrate. Case in point: June 19 is National Pets in Film Day. If you just take cats, there is a plethora of well-known feline actors as well … [Read more...]

Dog Safety in the Car

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On the Road with Your Dog Traveling by car with your dog can be rewarding for both of you. Sharing a vacation is much more enjoyable than kenneling your dog and going without him. With a little careful planning, you can minimize problems and maximize fun. Before you hit the road, ask yourself a few questions: Is my dog accustomed to riding in the car? Does he enjoy car … [Read more...]

Keep an Eye Out for Signs of Heat Stroke in Dogs

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Beat the Heat Signs of Heat Stroke in Dogs It’s summertime, and the living is easy. Especially for dogs. Pet owners are home a lot more, spending time barbecuing in the backyard and going on family outings. Dogs get more quality time with their people, and some lucky pups even get to go on road trips. While summer offers plenty of opportunity for dogs to be outside … [Read more...]