Holiday Hazards for Pets: Keep Your Pet Safe this Season

  The holidays are full of festive sights, sounds, and tastes. From glimmering and shimmering décor to tasty treats and holiday hustle, there’s a lot your pet can dig into during December. Follow these tips to help keep your pet away from hazards and the ER out of your holidays.     Holiday Lights Holiday lights are beautiful and festive, but they can also be hazardous for pets who may be a…

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Fall Pet Safety Tips: A New Season Brings New Dangers

  Whether you’re a fan of football, festivals, Halloween, or all things pumpkin spice, there is plenty to love about fall. The change in seasons also brings about new potential dangers for our pets. Check out these tips and information to ensure your fall remains festive and doesn’t include a trip to the ER.   Fall Decorations Be thoughtful about where you use fall decorations. Plastic pumpkins, skeletons, or other décor with…

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Six Things to Know About Kennel Cough and Your Pet

  Kennel cough is considered to be a common and contagious canine ailment. Owners have described it as sounding as if something is stuck in their dog’s throat. Kennel cough can be compared to a chest cold in humans—and there are times you may need to seek veterinary treatment.   Here are six things to know about kennel cough: Kennel cough (infectious tracheobronchitis) is a contagious respiratory tract infection caused by the bacteria Bordetella…

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