5 Ways To Say “I Love You” on National Pet Day!

BY ANDREA HUSPENI | Article Featured on ThisDogLife

Today, marks National Pet Day, a holiday to celebrate our special best friends – be it your dog, cat, bunny, reptile or some other lovely creature.

For us, dogs rule the roost. They bring us so much joy, love and laughs. They never let us down, . . . → Read More: 5 Ways To Say “I Love You” on National Pet Day!

10 Tips for a Safe Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving is a time for friends, family and holiday feasts—but also a time for possible distress for our animal companions. Pets won’t be so thankful if they munch on undercooked turkey or a pet-unfriendly floral arrangement, or if they stumble upon an unattended alcoholic drink.

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Tips to Keep Pets Safe from Fireworks

Article Featured on Oregon Humane Society

Fireworks can drive pets, especially dogs, into a state of panic. Every year, animal shelters have their hands full dealing with pets who bolted from their homes because they were terrified of fireworks. Sadly, many pets are never reunited with their owners. OHS suggests that pet owners take . . . → Read More: Tips to Keep Pets Safe from Fireworks

‘Tis the season to be vigilant: Risk of chocolate poisoning in dogs peaks at Christmas

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University of Liverpool researchers are warning of a “significant peak” in the risk of chocolate poisoning in dogs over the Christmas period as households stock up on festive treats.

Most people know that chocolate can be poisonous to dogs but may not know why. The toxic ingredient is . . . → Read More: ‘Tis the season to be vigilant: Risk of chocolate poisoning in dogs peaks at Christmas

10 Halloween Safety Tips for Pets

10 Halloween Safety Tips for Pets

Halloween can be a festive and fun time for children and families. But for pets? Let’s face it, it can be a nightmare. Skip the stress and keep your pets safe this year by following these 10 easy tips.

 

1. Trick-or-treat candies are not for pets.

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Holiday Safety Tips

From : http://www.aspca.org/pet-care/general-pet-care/holiday-safety-tips

The holiday season is upon us, and many pet parents plan to include their furry companions in the festivities. As you gear up for the holidays, it is important to try to keep your pet’s eating and exercise habits as close to their normal routine as possible. Also, please be sure to . . . → Read More: Holiday Safety Tips

Can Cats and Christmas Trees Co-Exist?

If you have a cat, you don’t need us to tell you how challenging it can be to keep your cat out of restricted areas of the house. Cats are slinky little creatures. So, even though you have set up a nice little perimeter around the Christmas tree to keep small creatures out, cats . . . → Read More: Can Cats and Christmas Trees Co-Exist?

Thanksgiving Pet Safety Tips

Thank you to the Pet Lover’s Guide for these handy safety tips!

http://thepetloversguide.com/thanksgiving-safety-tips/

‘Tis the season for friends, family and holiday feasts—but also for possible distress for our animal companions. Pets won’t be so thankful if they munch on undercooked turkey or a pet-unfriendly floral arrangement, or if they stumble upon an . . . → Read More: Thanksgiving Pet Safety Tips

5 Holiday Table Scraps that Could Kill Your Dog

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Avoid the Holiday Emergency

The holiday season may be a time for giving, except when it comes to giving certain table scraps to your dog. Foods commonly found on our dinner and party tables such as turkey, pork and cheese are too high in salt and fat for our . . . → Read More: 5 Holiday Table Scraps that Could Kill Your Dog

Five Ways to Celebrate Halloween with Your Dog

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Taking the Fright out of Fright Night

Halloween is celebrated for being the scariest day of the year, but celebrations designed to scare can only be enjoyed by those who are in the know. Since our dogs are not clued in to the symbolism of the day it is up . . . → Read More: Five Ways to Celebrate Halloween with Your Dog