Don’t Let These Common Halloween Hazards Haunt Your Pets

  While we humans, goblins, and witches take great delight in Halloween, the evening’s activities often leave our bewildered pets downright spooked. The doorbell rings over and over, and then the open door reveals one creepy looking creature after another. Plus, tempting treats and—oh, help us—pet costumes can add to the risks and stresses for […]

Do You Know The Top 10 Poisons For Dogs & Cats? (Glow Sticks? Who Knew!)

In our last post, Adding A New Pet To Your Family?, we explored what’s required to make sure your new puppy or kitten is properly vaccinated and protected from parasites like ticks, fleas, and heartworms. Another important aspect of adding a new pet to your home is to make sure poisonous foods or materials aren’t […]

Why You Should Check Your Peanut Butter, And Other Potentially Poisonous Foods To Your Dog

Sure, we’ve all heard that chocolate is bad for dogs. But did you know that of the more than 180,000 poisoning cases handled by the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center, the #1 culprit was human medications? Medications left out on low nightstands may look like treats to dogs or cats. There are many substances around […]