Attention: All Owners of Dogs with Noses!

February 5th, 2017

The relatively new national sport of K-9 Nose Work® was created by founders Amy Herot, Jill Marie O’Brien and Ron Gaunt to provide an opportunity for companion and sport dog of all ages and breeds to have a fun outlet for their natural hunting and scenting abilities. Dogs initially learn to search for a treat… read more »

Protecting Your Pet From Holiday Hazards

December 5th, 2016

While the holidays can be the most festive season for us, they can also be a hazardous time of year for our four-pawed family members. Fortunately, there are some simple things you can do to help make sure your dear dog or cat enjoys a healthy, happy holiday season. Dangerous Holiday Foods With the holidays… read more »

Autumn Safety Tips for Our Furry Friends

September 24th, 2016

There’s nothing like the crisp, cool air and luscious foliage to get you excited for the changing seasons. Your pet, too, is probably welcoming a break from summer’s hot, sticky weather. But fall is also a time of lurking dangers for our furry friends. From household poisons to cold weather hazards, there are important safety… read more »

Springtime Safety Tips

March 16th, 2016

Keep springtime safe for your furry friends with these tips for avoiding common spring hazards. Easter Treats and Decorations Keep lilies and candy in check—chocolate goodies are toxic to cats and dogs, and all true lilies can be fatal if ingested by cats. And be mindful, kitties love to nibble on colorful plastic grass, which… read more »

Benefits of Sharing Your Life With Pets

February 12th, 2016

Pets Encourage Physical Activity It’s a given that having a pet can take you out of a sedentary lifestyle and encourage you to get out of the house. Dogs need to go outside for walks. Cats need exercise and playtime. Pets Encourage Social Interaction Pets are social magnets. Imagine taking a walk on a crowded… read more »

Stay Popular at the Dog Park!

February 10th, 2016

Dog Parks are a great way to let your canine pal socialize with other dogs and get some much needed exercise… it’s like a canine version of happy hour! Here are a few tips to ensure you and Rex will be invited back to the Dog Park: Always observe the rules posted at the park…. read more »

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