Posts tagged "pet safety"

Pet Safety in Cold Weather

Pet Safety in Cold Weather
The weather outside may be frightful, so here are some tips for keeping your pets safe in the snow and cold. If it’s cold enough outside, our pets are as susceptible to frostbite as we are, their paw pads, and tips of their tails and ears. Booties can help the paws “Also, booties can prevent... Read more »

Pets and Christmas: Questions Answered

Pets and Christmas: Questions Answered
Q: I was thinking about flying reindeer. Of course, I don’t believe they fly. But I was wondering, does any other animal fly – aside from birds?  P. P., Little Rock, AKQ: I was thinking about flying reindeer. Of course, I don’t believe they fly. But I was wondering, does any other animal fly –... Read more »

Pets Safety in Winter: Keeping Pets Happy in the Cold

Pets Safety in Winter: Keeping Pets Happy in the Cold
The weather can be frightful this time of year, even if parts of the country have enjoyed an unusually warm winter so far. Here are some tips to keep your pets safe in the cold and snow: If it’s cold enough outside, dogs and cats can get frostbite. Most susceptible are the tips of their... Read more »
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Trupanion Supports Fire Safety Saving Human and Animal Lives

Trupanion Supports Fire Safety Saving Human and Animal Lives
More than 3,500 Americans die annually as a result of fires, over 18,300 are injured. There is no data on the number of pets kills or injured – but the number are not insignificant. Trupanion – the pet insurance company – takes fire seriously. and they’re right. According to the U.S Fire Administration, many fires could... Read more »

Pets in Cars Should Not be in Laps

Pets in Cars Should Not be in Laps
Too many laws – even animal protection laws….at some point, I’m these days of the mind set – let us live our lives. However, I think this idea is a good one. Increasingly, people are traveling with their pets (and by car, if you can afford the gas). Of those – even driving a mile... Read more »

WLS-AM Podcast: Holiday Pet Gift Ideas and Safety Tips from Dr. Rubin

Listen to Dr. Sheldon Rubin offering safety tips for pets over the holiday season. And Dr. Rubin turns out to be thrifty, he has ideas for cheap – and I mean cheap gifts for pets. Dr. Sheldon Rubin is very fancy for the holidays It’s important that our pets get proper nutrition, and love as... Read more »
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12 Tips for a Safe Holiday for Pets

It’s not the most wonderful time of the year if your pets aren’t safe. Here are 12 tips to keep your pets out of harms way – and out of reindeers’ way – this holiday season:
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