Categories for Pet Safety

Five Ways to Keep Your Furry Friends Safe During the Holidays

December 22, 2021

The holiday season can bring about a number of challenges for pet owners. The weather gets cooler, we festively decorate our homes and prepare special meals to celebrate with loved ones gathered from near and far. Unfortunately, many things that make the holidays feel special for humans can be dangerous... View Article

How to Help Homeless Animals This Holiday Season

December 8, 2021

It’s December once again, and the holiday season is in full swing. No matter what holiday you celebrate, this season is about spending time with your loved ones and prioritizing the things you value most. For us pet lovers, the generosity we feel may extend beyond our human family and... View Article

Pet Poisons to Watch Out for During the Pandemic

August 1, 2021

Throughout the pandemic, many people, including pet owners, took up new hobbies and interests to get through the downtime created by social distancing guidelines. From baking to crafting, painting to cleaning, people found creative and productive ways to spend their time at home. Unfortunately, as pet owners began to explore... View Article

What to Do if a Scorpion Stings Your Pet

June 24, 2021

Scorpions are scary-looking creatures that can deliver a painful sting if you’re not careful. Many pets are extremely curious and won’t think twice about messing with a scorpion. Even worse, you may not realize your pet has been stung until they start exhibiting symptoms. That’s why it’s important to always... View Article

Keeping Your Pet Safe in the Summer Heat

June 10, 2021

The longer, sunnier days of summer mean you’ll want to take your pet out more often. However, before visiting your local park or taking a stroll around the neighborhood, it’s important to properly prepare your animal for the summer heat. In extreme temperatures, almost any pet runs the risk of... View Article

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