Monthly Archives: October 2016

A Pet Safe Halloween Is A Happy Halloween

It’s that time again. For goblins and ghosts, pumpkins and pranks, and things that go bump in the night. But as responsible pet owners, please ensure that your dogs and cats aren’t innocent victims of Halloween’s fun and frolics. Consider the … Continue reading

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Support Legislation to End Cosmetics Testing on Animals

Animals in the U.S. are still enduring painful and often deadly experiments to test cosmetics like lipstick, deodorant and cologne. The Humane Cosmetics Act (H.R. 2858), sponsored by U.S. Reps. Martha McSally (R-AZ), Don Beyer (D-VA), Joe Heck (R-NV) and … Continue reading

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Are you a Cat or Dog Person?

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Should You Declaw Your Cat?

Not that many years ago, the decision about whether to have the family cat declawed focused more on the couch than the cat. These days, however, more veterinarians encourage cat owners to consider nonsurgical strategies to prevent flayed furniture and … Continue reading

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Is it Safer to Kiss Your Dog or Your Significant Other?

Between dog breath and drool, the canine mouth can get a bad rap. Through a series of tests, a dog fence company has found that the human mouth has 1.4 times more bacteria than a dog’s kisser. That’s a difference … Continue reading

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