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Prepare Your Pets for Fireworks

Fireworks and summer thunderstorm season is here—and while you may enjoy both, the racket can be downright terrifying for your dog. If your pet trembles, whines, drools, or clings to you when he hears loud noises, he likely suffers from a condition known as noise aversion. There are several things you can do to help […]

Heartworm Awareness Month

Protect Your Pets From Heartworm! Heartworms are a nasty parasite that can cause serious harm to our pets, and are transmitted from pet to pet by mosquitoes. As their name suggests, they live in the heart, but can also thrive in the lungs and blood vessels. Because they constrict blood flow, heartworms can damage internal […]

Protect Your Pets From Pests

You know who else loves spring and the warmer weather? Fleas and ticks! These pests aren’t just annoying—they can transmit nasty parasites and diseases. Fleas often trigger dermatitis and hot spots and can even transmit tapeworms and cause anemia. Once fleas make it into your home, it can quickly turn into an infestation, which can […]

Pet Poison Prevention

What’s lurking in your house that could make your pet sick? Turns out, lots of things! Here are a few of the most common household substances that need to stay out of paw’s reach: Human medications. Keep them in sealed containers and locked away as pets might see loose pills and think they’re treats. Plants. […]