Category: Dog safety

Fleas – The Vicious Cycle

Fleas….perhaps the most annoying blood-sucking pest a dog can have!   Since, we are coming into the optimal flea season (temperatures between 70 – 85 degrees Fahrenheit) I thought it would be a good idea to share some info about fleas.  You know the old saying about keep your friends close and your enemies closer!… Read more »

Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

Did you know that  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Delaware is one of six states with the highest rates of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever in people?!  I certainly did not know that or that dogs can get this illness too.  On of my customers told me that her dog was recently… Read more »

Lost and Found

About a week ago I found a dog in my backyard with no collar or tags.  She was a very sweet girl and we became fast friends after I provided her with some much needed food and water!  If you have lost a dog or found a dog, here are some ideas to help you… Read more »

Buckle up for Safety!

October is National Animal Safety and Protection Month!  Do you buckle up your dog while they are in the car?  If you don’t hopefully you will change your mind after reading this post!  According to AAA ( only 16% of pet owners secure their dogs in the car.   Did you know that an unrestrained 10… Read more »