Feb 18 2021
February is Responsible Pet Ownership Month!
As we all know, having a pet is a big responsibility. Pets, depending on the species, can live anywhere from 1 or 2 years for pet rats, to up to 100 years for certain species of parrots! With…
Feb 11 2021
Valentine’s Day Safety
Ah, love is in the air! Valentine’s Day is approaching – a day filled with yummy treats, chocolates, candles, flowers, balloons, and stuffed animals with sweet messages. …
Feb 04 2021
February is Pet Dental Health Month
Consistent, quality dental care is just as important for your pet’s health as it is for yours. You brush your teeth daily, floss (when you remember!), and see your dentist for regular cleanings and…
Jan 28 2021
Aging Dogs and Declining Curiosity
Curious puppies! When you think of a puppy, you may think of a cute little pup playing with the newly discovered doorstop or barking at himself in the mirror. Or a curious pup peaking around the…
Jan 21 2021
This Sunday is Change a Pet’s Life Day!
This Sunday marks Change a Pet’s Life Day! This event was created by a group of animal lovers who wanted to recognize the hard work that shelter staff and volunteers do, as well as encourage…
Jan 14 2021
It’s Train Your Dog Month!
Do you have a dog that lunges at other dogs, people, bicycles, or cars when you’re out on walks? Chases squirrels, rabbits, chipmunks, or worse, skunks!? Never comes when you call him? Barks like…
Jan 07 2021
January is Walk Your Pet Month
January is Walk your Pet Month! What better way to start off the New Year, than with a resolution to walk your dog more often making sure you both get more exercise and fresh air! Walking is a great…