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    Change a Pet’s Life Day

    Jan 17 2019

    January 24th is Change a Pet’s Life Day! This event was created 10 years ago by a group of animal lovers who wanted to recognize the hard work that shelter staff and volunteers do, encourage…

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    January is Adopt a Rescued Bird Month

    Jan 10 2019

    National Bird Day, celebrated each January, brings awareness of the importance of wild birds the world over and wild bird conservation. It has evolved into raising awareness about birds kept in…

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    Fitness Trackers for Pets

    Jan 03 2019

    Fitness trackers have become quite popular over the past decade. Fitbits, smart phones, and smart watch trackers allow us to monitor our daily health data: the number of steps taken, the calories…

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    January is Train Your Dog Month

    Dec 27 2018

    Do you have a dog that lunges at other dogs, people, or cars when on walks? Chases squirrels, rabbits, or chipmunks? Never comes when you call him? Barks like mad when the doorbell rings? If not, you…

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    December is Cat Lovers Month!

    Dec 20 2018

    There are cat lovers all over the world! In both the United States and Australia, about 30% of households have a cat. Similarly, about 38% of households in Canada and 25% in the UK have a cat. Just…

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    Holiday Safety

    Dec 13 2018

    Kinaras, and festive candles are lit, Christmas trees are decorated, fires burn, and food is, well, non-stop! It is the season of light, peace, and joy, and a time to visit with family and friends.…

  • Don’t Take Flea and Tick Prevention for Granted!

    Jul 31 2012

    We are lucky in North America! The incidence of many infectious and parasitic diseases is much less than other areas of the world. However, take heed and be on the alert as new diseases emerge and old…