Pet Calendar: Pet Cancer Awareness Month

May has been named Pet Cancer Awareness Month by Pet Cancer Awareness and the Blue Buffalo Foundation for Cancer Research It’s heartbreaking when we watch our beloved pets suffer with illness and diseases like cancer. We’re helpless other than to find them the best care possible and make them as comfortable and happy as we can. Pet

Pet Calendar: Puppy Mill Awareness Week

Mother’s Day is a time when we celebrate the bond between mother and child. Mother’s Day is also a time when pet parents celebrate the loving bond they have with their pets. Let’s face it, many of us treat our pets like they are our children –especially if you’re in an empty nest situation! In

Pet Calendar: Memorial Day Pet Safety Tips

Memorial Day is the traditional kick off to summer. Memorial Day is a day for family, friends, fun and pets and a time we share Memorial Day pet safety tips. There are many hazards that could befall your beloved pet, but not if you plan for a safe and enjoyable holiday weekend. Please note, these

May Pet Calendar: Dog Bite Prevention

The third week of May has long been designated Dog Bite Prevention week. We found this timely and fact-filled article about dog bite prevention on the American Veterinary Medical Association site. Here are some startling facts as noted in the article: Each year, more than 4.5 million people in the U.S. are bitten by dogs.