"Many people think that humans are superior to animals, but how is that possible when humans can't even properly love each other? We're not able to come close to being superior to the pure & perfect unconditional souls that animals are. If we could...we'd have no need for this day". -Colleen Paige I love this … Continue reading Celebrate Nation Pet Day
As someone who's been bit twice, once needing medical care and the other just a tiny scrape, I know how important this topic is. Being able to read the dog's signals before hand will save you a trip to PromptCare or the Emergency room. National Dog Bite Prevention Week® takes place during the second full … Continue reading National Dog Bite Prevention Week
April is Pet First Aid Awareness Month and a great opportunity for pet owners to brush up on tips from the American Red Cross to keep their animals safe and healthy as we head into spring and summer. Learn Here They also offer an app for owners Here but don't have the classes anymore.
April is National Heartworm Awareness Month, and, by protecting our dogs and cats, we as pet parents can also protect ourselves from the heartache that can come from the loss of a companion or the expensive and difficult treatment due to this preventable health issue. Established in 1974, the American Heartworm Society strives to stop the … Continue reading Heartworm Prevention Month
Who knew there was such a thing! But, as a responsible pet owner, we should all take heed. April 1-7 The Association of Professional Animal Waste Specialists (aPaws) was founded in February 2002 by a group of pooper scoopers who believe every dog should have it's day. In recognition of a growing problem in our … Continue reading International Pooper Scooper Week