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Keep your Pets Safe and Warm During Cold Weather

Winters may be getting warmer every year, but that doesn’t mean these frigid temperatures and snow storms are going anywhere. It’s always best to be prepared— you can stock up on rock salt, shovels, a generator and warm clothing — but caring for your pets in the cold is another matter. The Cold OutdoorsSee a… Continue reading Keep your Pets Safe and Warm During Cold Weather

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Thanksgiving – Dos and Don’ts

The holidays are all about family. And that includes your furry family members. To keep your pets safe, be aware of the dangers of Thanksgiving leftovers. If you decide to feed your pet a little nibble of turkey, make sure it’s boneless and well-cooked. Don’t offer raw or undercooked turkey, which may contain salmonella bacteria.… Continue reading Thanksgiving – Dos and Don’ts

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Keep Your Pets Safe This Fall With These 5 Tips

1. Fleas and ticks love hiding under fallen leaves and other seasonal debris once it gets chilly out. If your pets spend a fair amount of time outdoors, be sure to rake the leaves and dispose of them promptly to continue keeping your furry friends pest-free. 2. It’s that time of year to be on… Continue reading Keep Your Pets Safe This Fall With These 5 Tips

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The SAFE Program: Practical Dog Bite Prevention

1. Stay still and chill-don’t move and be quiet. This is perhaps the most important in that, we want the child to remain calm and not run away. 2. Arms crossed like a boss-keep your arms still and close to your body. Again, we want to encourage staying calm and not raising arms or waving them around.… Continue reading The SAFE Program: Practical Dog Bite Prevention