April is National Pet First Aid Awareness Month
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Pet safety tips for Christmas
Make sure and take all the proper precautions to keep your dogs and cats safe this holiday season; including securely anchoring the family tree and other safety measures.
Why it’s important to vaccinate your pet
To help control the spread of disease, many vets recommend regular vaccinations for family dogs and cats. Find out more about which ones your pets may be at risk for.
Do pet seat belts really work?
New Jersey is the first state in the country considering a pet seat belt law.
Hurricane Isaac puts pet evacuation plans to the test
As Hurricane Katrina slammed into the Gulf Coast as a category 5 storm, residents were forced to leave their beloved pets behind as rescue crews pulled stranded citizens to safety.
Five summertime water-safety musts for pets
Miami can be a scary place for pet people like me. Pools, beaches, bays, canals...it’s water, water everywhere.
Pet Summer Vacation Take Them Along
Pet Safety Lady founder of Bark Buckle UP shows what you need for camping or hiking with your pets this summer.
Holiday plants and your pet
This article courtesy of Dr. Patrick Mahaney. With Halloween and Thanksgiving behind us (see Top 5 Halloween Pet Safety Tips and Thanksgiving Holiday Pet Safety Tips), the fall-winter holiday season forges forward with the festivities of Hanukkah, Christmas and New Year’s Eve. As we decorate our dwellings for these celebrations, keep in mind that festive […]
Keeping pets safe in a disaster
Wildfires and other natural disasters can occur immediately, forcing thousands to flee their homes. Evacuation procedures have improved in recent years, and more plans are including pets. The southern California wildfires of 2007, for instance, forced the country’s second mass evacuation in two years, but this time pets made it out with their owners, according […]