While some areas of the country are still experiencing Nor’easters, others parts are already welcoming crocus and daffodils as the first signs of spring. We have “sprung ahead” into daylight savings time in most areas and are looking forward to longer, warmer days spent outdoors. This is also the time of year that many people … Continue reading Spring is Just Around the Corner – Are You and Your Pet Ready?
March 18-24, 2018 is National Poison Prevention Week Remember your furry friends this week and always. There are a lot of different things (plants, medicines, people food, household products, etc) that can make your animals sick or even kill them. TIPS TO PREVENT POISONINGS Be prepared for an emergency. Keep the ASPCA Animal Poison Control … Continue reading National Poison Prevention Week
Dogs were called to duty in 1942, as the US Army was expanding quickly due to WWII. The United States K9 Corps was established March 13, 1942. Mrs. Alene Erlanger, a private citizen, initiated a program called Dogs for Defense. She, along with some breeders and the AKC, started a group to train dogs for … Continue reading Celebrate K-9 Veterans Day on March 13th
March is traditionally a month when people think about being “lucky”. We thought it would be a perfect time to reflect on the thousands of “lucky” pets who are adopted into loving homes every day around the country. And especially we wanted to emphasize the benefits of adopting over buying. According to the ASPCA website … Continue reading Lucky Animals Get Adopted