Posts Categorized: Pet Safety

Common Kitchen Hazards for Your Pet(s)

Common Kitchen Hazards for Your Pet(s)

Every home contains a variety of everyday items and substances that can be dangerous or even fatal if ingested by pets. You can protect your pet’s health by becoming aware of the most common health hazards found in many pet-owning households. Common hazards in the kitchen include: Foods Many foods are perfectly safe for humans,… Read more »

Saving the Whole Family©: Safeguarding Pets Before, During, & After a Disaster

Saving the Whole Family©: Safeguarding Pets Before, During, & After a Disaster

NATURE AND LIFE HAVE FURY DAYS Tornadoes, hurricanes, floods, fires, blizzards, terrorism… Devastating natural and man-made disasters can ravage our lives. No one is exempt from the possibility of being personally affected. You need to prepare for yourself and for your animals in case of disaster. The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) has developed this… Read more »

August 15th is Check the Chip Day (for Pets!)

August 15th is Check the Chip Day (for Pets!)

Microchips greatly increase the chances that pets will be reunited with their families if they are lost or stolen…but a microchip only works if its registration information is accurate. “Check the Chip Day” was created by the American Animal Hospital Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association with support from HomeAgain to encourage pet owners… Read more »