Cold Weather Safety Tips

January 21st, 2016

Exposure to winter’s dry, cold air and chilly rain, sleet and snow can cause chapped paws and itchy, flaking skin, but these aren’t the only discomforts pets can suffer. Winter walks can become downright dangerous if chemicals from ice-melting agents are licked off of bare paws. To help prevent cold weather dangers from affecting your… read more »

Finding Your Lost Pet

November 1st, 2015

What You Need to Know Losing a pet can be a scary experience but the best way to find your pet is to act quickly: Immediately fill out lost report at your nearest shelter and contact other local animal shelters as well. Make sure you provide the best telephone number to reach you any time of… read more »

Autumn Safety Tips

September 16th, 2015

Ah, fall—there’s nothing like crisp, cool air, the first months of school and luscious foliage to get you excited for the changing seasons. Your pet, too, is probably welcoming the break from hot, sticky weather. But pet parents, beware—fall is also a time of lurking dangers for our furry friends. From household poisons to cold… read more »

Summer Phobias: 5 Tips for Calming Your Pet During Thunderstorms & Fireworks

July 1st, 2015

Along with the fun and sun, the summer months also brings with them loud noises, such as fireworks and thunderstorms, which often trigger a fearful reaction in pets. Unfortunately, some pets express fear by being destructive, excessive barking, or other anxious behavior such as cowering, drooling, or shaking. To alleviate the stress, consider following these… read more »

Traveling with Pets

September 8th, 2014

The New Jersey Veterinary Medical Association (NJVMA) offers the following advice on how to decide whether including your pet will make the celebration memorable or whether it’s best to leave him/her at home. Is your pet a good traveler? Be it car or airplane, some pets are very stressed in moving vehicles and planes. If traveling by… read more »

Support for Pet Caregivers

January 25th, 2014

Day By Day Pet Caregiver Support, a 501 c (3) organization, is dedicated to providing compassionate and educational support for pet caregivers through the stressful and difficult task of caregiving for an aging, chronic or terminally ill pet and transitioning them into pet loss and grief. A first-of-its-kind organization, Day By Day is focused on… read more »

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