Dog Ticks

Mar 18

Categories: Blog, lyme disease, pet safety, ticks

Dog ticks are usually found in the woods, trees, tall grass and shrubs. Humans, dogs, and other animals that enter these areas are at risk getting a tick. Young dog ticks often feed on small, wild animals that are found in forests and prairies. Adult dog ticks tend to seek larger hosts, such as dogs […]

Pet Poison Prevention

Mar 12

Categories: Blog, pet safety

Next week is Pet Poison Prevention Week.  The American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) will unite with the nation’s 55 poison centers to celebrate the 55th Annual National Pet Poison Prevention Week (NPPW), March 19-25, 2017, a week dedicated to raising awareness about poisoning in the U.S. and highlighting specific ways to prevent it. […]

Feb 21

Categories: Blog

Presidents’ Day was this week and we found this great list of Presidents and their dogs.  To read more, go to: George Washington (no party): 1st U.S. President (1789-1797) Sweet Lips, Scentwell and Vulcan: American Staghounds Drunkard, Taster, Tipler, and Tipsy: Black and Tan Coonhounds John Adams (Federalist): 2nd U.S. President (1797-1801) Juno and Satan: Dogs Thomas Jefferson (Democrat-Republican): […]