Fireworks and Your Pet

Fireworks and Your Pet

We hope everyone has fun plans this New Year’s Eve, and want to remind everyone that with all the fun explosions, comes potential stress for your pet. Fireworks can upset pets as a result of the noise, smell of sulfur, and flashing lights. Be cautions this New Year’s Eve and prepare for the worst, but […]

July 4th Pet Safety Tips

July 4th Pet Safety Tips

              The snap, crackle and pop of fireworks, backyard barbeques and spending time with your family and friends is a Fourth of July tradition.  All of the bright lights and noise may be exciting to us, but it can be scary and harmful to our four-legged family members. The […]

Does Your Dog Have Thunder or Firework Related Anxiety? Don’t Make This Mistake!

Does Your Dog Have Thunder or Firework Related Anxiety? Don’t Make This Mistake!

It’s that time of year! Thunderstorms loom in most weekly forecasts. Independence Day is just around the corner. What does that mean for some dogs? It definitely doesn’t mean a good time! Shaking, pacing, hiding, barking, panting, and even destruction are some of the behaviors your dog will likely display when he is stressed. Here […]

4th of July Dog Safety Tips

Families across America love to celebrate with fireworks. For many dogs however, fireworks can be a source of extreme fear and stress. Here are some tips to help with the stress: Take your dog for a long walk before the festivities start. This will allow him to potty outside before all of the noise begins […]