Up to 8 million animals end up in shelters every year and only 15-20% of dogs and less than 2% of cats are ever reclaimed by their owners. One of the ways to increase the chances of finding your lost pet is by having it microchipped.1 In addition to other important and fun celebrations May is Chip Your Pet Month. Have you considered getting your pet chipped?
by Dr. Phil
Brilliant, dazzling fireworks over Lake Champlain, great family and friends, tasty barbeques and patriotic celebratory parades make July 4th one of my favorite holidays. But many of these festivities can be frightening or even dangerous to pets, so here’re a few tips to keep your pets safe and happy during this upcoming holiday.
Hot days and warm summer nights are right around the corner. For many people it’s an exciting time of the year. For pet owners around the US, it’s great to get outside more often with our pets going places and seeing the sights. As the temperatures increase, so do the risks for pets.
National Pet Month is a celebration of the benefits that pets bring to people’s lives – and vice versa. It is observed annually in the United States in May.
If you are reading this post you probably agree that pets are amazing creatures. No matter what type of pet you own, you no doubt love and care for them deeply. Since May is National Pet Month, we’d like to take this opportunity to remind you why pets are so awesome. This is, of course, an incomplete list because there is no list that can encompass every reason why pets are so incredible.
Don’t forget to think about your furry friend while planning for your next summer vacation. Driving in the car with your pet does not have to be a negative experience. You don’t necessarily have to leave them at home, at a pet hotel (unless they love it – of course) or with a pet sitter. Bring them along for the fun!
Here are a few quick tips to bringing your pet along for the ride:
If you love learning about the most innovative and greatest pet products, interacting with the most charming pets you’ve ever met and being around amazing people that make a living writing about pets and pet products, then you MUST be at the 2017 BlogPaws conference in MYRTLE BEACH, SC, May 18 -20.