Category: Pet Health

Take Extra Care in Summer

Summer is here with many fun outdoor activities, like cookouts, trips to the beach and exploring parks. Take advantage of the extra hours of sunlight to play outside with your pet, but please be aware of these summer health hazards for dogs, cats and other pets: Heat – a good rule of thumb about summer […]

Play Time With Dogs

Dogs need both physical and mental stimulation every day and play time is important. Take your dog for a long walk so that you both get some exercise and quality time together. Most vets recommend walking a healthy adult dog for 45 minutes each day to keep it fit and happy. Playtime is important, too. […]

Make Water Available – Both Indoors and Out

Summer can be especially hard on pets with heavy fur and wildlife trying to survive the heat. One way you can help your fur babies as well as birds, small mammals and other wildlife is to make clean and fresh water available to them. Each morning set a bowl of fresh water out for you […]