Pet Safety

6 Helpful Safety Tips For Walking Dogs In The Snow

Snow presents new obstacles that make things difficult–and sometimes dangerous–for dogs. As the winter season approaches, make sure you’re keeping your dog safe and as comfortable as possible on cold, snowy walks. Here are some tips for pet parents and their pups to stay safe in the snow.

by Mike Clark
1 Hours Ago

6 Helpful Christmas Safety Tips For Pet Owners

Before your family wakes up to see what trinkets Santa left under the tree Christmas morning, be sure that you have taken all of the proper precautions to keep your dogs and cats safe this holiday season. Here are a few Christmas safety tips to help you keep your fur family safe.

by Cricket Lee
December 3rd

What To Do If Your Dog Eats Halloween Candy

Forget about witches and zombies; a seemingly innocuous bag of candy can be one of the scariest things that enters a dog owner’s home. Calls to the Pet Poison Hotline increase twelve percent during the week of Halloween. Here’s what you should do if your dog eats candy.

by Maggie Clancy
October 8th

Help! My Dog Ate Marijuana! What Should I Do?

Dogs get into things they’re not supposed to, especially when it comes to edible marijuana products. So if your pup gets into your stash, take the following steps to ensure your dog is safe in an emergency situation of over-consumption and overdose.

by Beth Meadows
September 25th

7 Scams That Could Make You Lose Your Dog

There are plenty of scams out there designed to take your money. Some of them can end up with you losing your dog. If you’re like me, you’d much rather be parted with your paycheck than your precious pup. Here’s what you should look out for.

by Mike Clark
August 30th

Hurricanes: Preparedness And Evacuation Plan For Dog Owners

Hurricane season in the US usually lasts from June to November, and it’s important to prepared for an emergency and possible evacuation with a plan that includes your pets. If you live in an area where hurricanes are known to hit, keep yourself, your family, and your dogs safe.

by Mike Clark
July 24th

What To Do If You See A Dog In A Hot Car

If you see a dog locked in a hot car, you’ll probably want to do something to save that pup. Before you immediately start smashing windows, there are some things you should know, including what is legal and illegal in your area.

by Mike Clark
July 18th

10 Tips To Ensure You Won’t Lose Your Dog

July is National Lost Pet Prevention Month and serves as an important reminder to make sure your pet stays safe and does not get lost. Even if you believe you are the safest pet owner, it’s always smart to make sure you have a checklist in case something happens.

by Sarah Greenwald
July 12th

4th Of July Safety Tips For Dog Owners

More dogs go missing on the 4th of July than any other day of the year. With all the noisy fireworks, loud parties, and distractions, it’s no wonder so many pooches bolt and get lost on Independence Day. Following a few safety tips will help keep your dog safe.

by Julia
July 4th

Flood Preparedness And Safety Tips For Dog Owners

Anyone who has watched a flash flood wash away a house in minutes knows the destructive power of these natural disasters. Flooding can be a very frightening time for people and their dogs, but there are thankfully many ways to prepare for this weather event.

by Jackie Shelton, Owner of Top Dog Vitamins
June 17th

Tornado Preparedness And Safety Tips For Dog Owners

Tornadoes are one of the most destructive storms that households have to manage. It is not surprising that pets find this type of storm particularly stressful to experience. Here are a few things you should know about creating a tornado preparedness plan that includes your dog.

by Jackie Shelton, Owner of Top Dog Vitamins
June 11th

Protecting Your Dog From Hiking Hazards

For outdoorsy dog lovers, hiking with a canine companion is the perfect way to spend a weekend. Its a great way to bond with your pup, but there are plenty of hidden dangers to consider before venturing into the back country together.

by Heather Marcoux
June 5th

7 Safety Tips For Boating With Your Dog

Now that the weather is warming up, boaters and dog lovers are spending more time out on the water. There are many potential dangers when boating, so take care of your pooch when you bring them along for a boat ride.

by Mike Clark
May 23rd
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