Purebred Dogs at Christmas

Are you considering adding a puppy to your family in 2019? While we don’t recommend buying animals as Christmas gifts (click here to read why), choosing a new pet together as a family around the holidays is an exciting time. Before you adopt your new pet, remember a...

National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week

Every first week in November, the Humane Society of the United States celebrates National Animal Shelter Appreciation week. This week gives us the opportunity to raise awareness on behalf of the 3,500 shelters across the nation and the 7.6 million animals they serve...

How to Protect Your Pets During a Housefire

When you discover a fire in your home, the most important thing in that moment is getting everyone in your family out of the house safely. Our pets are members of our families, too, but unfortunately they often get left behind during a tragedy. An estimated 40,000...
Is It Healthy to Share Your Bed With Your Pets?

Is It Healthy to Share Your Bed With Your Pets?

More and more people are letting Fido and Sassy cuddle up with them at night in their bed. It’s estimated that 79% of pet owners co-sleep with their pets.   Pets provide companionship and extra warmth on cold nights. They can also evoke a sense of security, help...
How to Protect Your Pets From Common Household Dangers

How to Protect Your Pets From Common Household Dangers

Our pets are curious creatures. It’s easy for them to get into things they shouldn’t and to eat things they shouldn’t. As a responsible pet owner, it’s your job to make sure your pets can’t reach any items or substances that could harm them. Many household...