Keeping Pets Safe: The Spring Season Edition

Superhero dog running up hillPet safety is a theme that is on most pet owners’ minds year-round, but Spring presents additional challenges when it comes to keeping pets safe. From lawn care and garden bed prep, to general spring cleaning, chemicals, poisons, and other hazards seem to be in high use this time of year. Keeping pets safe becomes more of a challenge when combining these noxious chemicals with poisonous plants, active wildlife, and increased outdoor activity.

So, before spring has officially sprung, take a moment to investigate the hidden dangers that may be in the garage, around the home, or in the yard. A bit of precaution can keep springtime a fun time for you and your pets. Continue…

Post-Winter Pet Shedding Solutions

Wheaton_iStock_000016306319_MediumSpring hasn’t sprung quite yet, but the best way to make it through these last few weeks of winter is with thoughts of warmer weather. With the change in seasons, however, comes a difficult time for pet owners, particularly those who have pets with longer coats.

As shedding season approaches, you can combat this age-old problem with a little knowledge and preparation. While we can’t guarantee that your vacuum cleaner will not see a little extra work, these pet shedding solutions can help to decrease the amount of pet hair in your home. Continue…