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Happy National Poison Prevention Week! | 4 Tips to Keep Your Pet Safe

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Happy National Poison Prevention Week! | 4 Tips to Keep Your Pet Safe

National Poison Prevention Week was started to bring awareness to the many common household poisons that children and pets are exposed to and, unfortunately, able to get their paws on. Unfortunately, pet emergency room visits for poisoning are prevalent. Today, we’re here to talk about some of the most significant ways you can prevent your pet from getting ahold of the many poisonous materials around our homes.  If you suspect your pet has gotten ahold of anything poisonous, please don’t hesitate to call a poison control helpline or your veterinarian. Time is of the essence in poisoning cases, and it’s...

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Happy Take a Walk in The Park Day! Health Benefits of Walking Your Pet

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Happy Take a Walk in The Park Day! Health Benefits of Walking Your Pet

We can all use a little fresh air, and Take a Walk in the Park Day was designed just for that! Take a Walk in the Park Day celebrates getting outdoors, exercise, and enjoying some time with a loved one, such as your adorable pup!  While we traditionally think of walking a dog, many cats can also be leash trained and will enjoy a stroll in the park. Give it a try. You might be shocked!  Need more convincing? Here are a few of the health benefits that both you and your pet can benefit from when you take a...

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The Importance of Vision Health for Your Dog

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The Importance of Vision Health for Your Dog

Hey there, pet lovers! We’ll be giving you a couple speedy tips on how you can make sure your dog is healthy; today, we’ll be talking about the eyes! As humans, you know that eye care is very important, since eyes are one of the most important sensory organs in the human body. Likewise, we also want our pooches to have clean eyes, which is why we recommend you routinely check your dog’s eyes to ensure there aren’t any infections or issues occurring in those retinas. But don’t take your dog to the vet just yet - as recommended by...

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Happy K9 Veteran’s Day! 5 Ways You Can Support K9 Veterans

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Happy K9 Veteran’s Day! 5 Ways You Can Support K9 Veterans

As we approach March 13th, we want to shed some light on an important day that can be overlooked - K9 Veterans Day!  K9 Veterans Day is dedicated to the brave canines that have been trained to protect humans, such as police dogs, military dogs, messenger dogs, and bomb detector dogs. K9s perform a wide variety of critical tasks that result in many saved lives. A lot of the functions they perform are considered highly dangerous specialties within the military and police work. At this time, K9 veterans depend on the charity of others to be taken care of after...

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Happy Professional Pet Sitter's Week! | 4 Reasons to Use A Pet Sitter

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Happy Professional Pet Sitter's Week! | 4 Reasons to Use A Pet Sitter

Pet sitters are an excellent way to make sure our pets are cared for in a safe, familiar place while we’re away. This week we’re celebrating professional pet sitter’s week by bringing attention to the many benefits of in-home pet sitter care.  1.   The Familiarity of Home When you’re away from home, you’re sure to be missing your pet, and the same definitely goes for your pet! One of the primary benefits of hiring a pet sitter is that your pet can stay home while you’re away. Instead of depriving your pet of both your presence and their familiar home,...

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