Vacationing can be an excellent way to relieve some of the pressure and stress that mounts up throughout the year. Whether you’re booking a hotel room a few towns over or travelling to an entirely different country, some time spent exploring new places can be great fun for you and your loved ones. However, if […]
Category Archives: Dog health
Who’s Liable When a Dog is Hit by a Car?
As a dog owner, you always strive to protect your pet and keep them safe. However, despite the efforts and best intentions of even the most experienced owners, sometimes a situation arises where a pet is exposed to danger. According to a study put together by Pet Playgrounds, approximately 1.2 million dogs are killed by […]
How Can You Celebrate National Dog Day With Your Pet?
National Dog Day is celebrated annually in the United States on August 26th. As an all-day event, you and your fellow dog lovers across the country can celebrate for however long you like. We’ve put together a list of fun ways to celebrate the holiday and show your furry friend just how much you love […]
Dog Friendly Restaurants: What Are The Risks?
Many of us love our dogs so much that we naturally want to take them to dinner with us! In fact, there are entire databases like BringFido that are dedicated to helping you find an eatery near you that accommodates pets. Although dog-friendly restaurants are popping up all over the country, it is important to […]
Kennel Cough Outbreak in Florida: What Dog Owners Need to Know
In March, health officials in Miami-Dade County noticed an influx of dogs infected with Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Complex (CIRDC), commonly known as “kennel cough”. Due to growing concern, county animal services decided to suspend dog adoptions and wellness clinic services on March 23rd. Currently, this outbreak of CIRDC is limited to South Florida, but […]
How to Sort Out Custody of a Pet
A divorce can be extremely traumatic for everyone involved – the adults, the children and even the pets. In many cases, the adults involved will have to figure out a new living and support situation for the dependents involved. According to statistics, roughly 1 in 2 children will see their parents’ marriage end. Unfortunately, the […]
How to Train Your Dog to Ride in a Motorcycle Sidecar
When driving down a busy road, it’s hard not to notice a dog riding shotgun as a passenger. If the dog happens to be riding in the sidecar of a motorcycle, that usually requires a double take. If you prefer to ride a motorcycle than drive your car, there are ways to include your four-legged […]
Keeping Your Dog Happy & Comfortable on New Year’s Eve
Believe it or not, 2021 is nearly over and New Year’s Eve is just around the corner. Perhaps you’re looking forward to a day full of festivities, celebrating the arrival of 2022 with good friends and family. For many people, New Year’s Eve is a time of joy and excitement. However, your family’s pets may […]
How to Keep Your Dog Safe in the Car
For many, there’s nothing better than driving around with your furry best friend in the passenger seat. Unfortunately, this activity can turn dangerous very quickly. Having an animal in the car can lead to major distractions for the driver that could result in a serious accident on the road. As stated by a Lowell car […]
What to Do if Your Dog Bites Someone
Your dog biting another person may be one of your worst nightmares as a dog owner. On top of potentially causing serious injury, this type of incident can also lead to your dog being taken away from you. As a dog owner, you know and love your dog. It’s important to understand the legal ramifications […]