While no one is immune from the devastation of a natural disaster, preparing before a storm hits is key to keeping everyone in your family—including your pets—safe.
Here are six ideas to keep in mind for your pet as you map out your disaster preparedness plan.
• Have your pet microchipped. In the event of an emergency—natural or otherwise—you want to ensure your pet can get back to you if you’re separated. Collars and ID tags, though important, can break or detach. Microchips—computerized
June marks National Pet Preparedness Month. Hurricanes, earthquakes, extreme heat and unexpected weather patterns bring unique risks to our four-legged family members. So, how can pet parents keep their furry family members safe?
Healthy Paws Pet Insurance - the #1 customer-rated provider of insurance for dogs and cats –shares natural disaster checklist for pet parents.
Pet Parent Checklist for Natural Disasters
Have the proper ID: Pets should be microchipped
“Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.”
Human beings are affectionate to animals and when it comes to loving their pets; they are no less than a member of the family. Pet owners often find it hard to see their innocent pets suffer who are unable to express their pain. One of the common problems that dog owners face is to see their pets fight against joint problem issues.
Yes, arthritis is a common problem among dogs and there are some
There are some increasingly popular food trends in the human world right now that all target our desire to be healthier, thinner, and let’s face it…prettier. And while we know our pups can’t get any more gorgeous, healthier (and possibly thinner) is our greatest wish for our canine friends. And feeding foods them foods like FreshPet and adding these extra items to their diets will make even stronger.
Avocado - Perhaps the trendiest of ALL people foods right now, this yummy
In December, a woman was assaulted while walking her dog in Durham, North Carolina and was later found lying near a wooded area. Even in the presence of a dog, an assailant might think this is a perfect opportunity to attack because you most likely feel safe with your loyal friend by your side and may be too distracted to notice the danger that lurks behind you.
Below are some tips from Krav Maga Worldwide, a global leader in defense training, on basic self-defense knowledge to know if you find