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  • Jul 26 2018

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    Celebrate National Mutt Day on July 31st

    Mutt. Heinz 57. Mixed breed. No matter what you call them, mutts are adorable! But did you know that over 70% of dogs in shelters are “mutts”? Mutts make up the greatest number of dogs in shelters…

  • Jul 19 2018

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    Dog Swim Safety

    Summer is in full swing! Trips to the beach are a welcome weekend getaway to beat the heat for everyone in the family – Fido included! Or maybe your backyard pool beckons your dog on hot summer…

  • Jul 12 2018

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    Pet Fire Safety Day is July 15th

    Have you made a fire evacuation plan for your family? Did you include your pets? July 15th is Pet Fire Safety Day – a reminder to pet owners to include their pets in fire evacuation plans and to…

  • Jul 05 2018

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    Do Cats Really Use Their Whiskers to Measure Space?

    Whiskers! Some of us may have heard that cats use their whiskers to measure space – if the whiskers fit, so does your cat – but is this really true?! In short, yes! …

  • Jun 28 2018

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    Thunderstorms and Fireworks

    As summer swings into full gear it’s a good time to consider the effects of the booming noise from fireworks and thunderstorms on dogs. …

  • Jun 21 2018

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    Summer Road Trips with Your Pet

    You have worked hard all year and summer vacation is almost here! The big question is, are you prepared to travel with your pet this summer? Some vacations are well-suited to include your furry…

  • Jun 14 2018

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    June is Adopt-A-Shelter-Cat Month

    With “kitten season” fully underway (yes, kitten season does exist!), shelters will soon be full of cats and kittens in need of loving homes. Late spring and early summer is the time of year when…