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Summer + Hot Cars = Trouble for Pets

Summer + Hot Cars = Trouble for Pets

Pet Overheating is a Serious Matter It’s time to talk about your pets and making sure to never leave a pet in a hot vehicle.  While the goal should be to not leave your furry loved ones unattended in a vehicle no matter what time of year it is, summer temperatures can...
Disaster Readiness for Your Pet

Disaster Readiness for Your Pet

Here in Florida, we deal with hurricanes, sinkholes, floods, and all types of devastating disasters. While each type of disaster requires certain measures to ensure the safety of both you and your pets, here are three tips that are essential for all of them. Emergency...
Prepare Your Dog for Holiday Guests

Prepare Your Dog for Holiday Guests

Whether you’re excited to spend the Holidays surrounded by friends or dreading the incoming of your in-laws, your dog likely has no idea the chaos that is about to descend upon you all. Luckily, we’ve got some ways to prepare and protect your dog this holiday season....