Pet Microchipping: A Tale of a Joyful Reunion

Watching your four-legged friend slip out your unattended front door, and dash down the street, can be one of the most heartbreaking experiences of pet ownership, especially if your furry pal has no identification. We want to share a fictional story about one such pet who bolted for unexplored territory, but—spoiler alert—was happily and safely [...]

By |2020-08-22T19:07:42+00:00August 22nd, 2020|Pet Safety|0 Comments

On the Road Again – With Your Pet

When you were a youngster, family vacations were all about fun. Now that you’re in charge, you probably realize that “adulting” is harder than you thought, and those amazing trips you took as a kid required behind-the-scenes planning you never knew about. These days, there’s an additional factor in planning the perfect vacation—pets. According to [...]

By |2019-10-16T20:42:03+00:00October 16th, 2019|Pet Safety|0 Comments

Preparing Your Pet for Disaster: The Essential Checklist

Stressful situations clearly benefit from a practiced, organized plan. Hospitals practice codes for declining patients, schools practice fire drills, and families practice evacuation routes in case of a disaster. Your pet relies on you to keep her safe and secure, so be sure to include your furry companion in your emergency plan. Check off these [...]

By |2019-05-06T01:21:54+00:00May 6th, 2019|Pet Safety|0 Comments

The Increasing Rise in Heartworm Disease and How to Protect Your Pet

Over the past few years Alabama has had the highest rate of heartworm disease in the country. We are now seeing an average of 90 cases per clinic, as opposed to 30 in 2010. This is scary for pet owners and disconcerting for those in the field of veterinary medicine. Although it is true that [...]

By |2018-03-20T20:24:35+00:00September 28th, 2015|Pet Health & Wellness, Pet Safety|Comments Off on The Increasing Rise in Heartworm Disease and How to Protect Your Pet

The Pet Microchip – Your Pet’s Best Chance for Returning Home

Many pet owners know the dread that comes from a missing pet. The pit in the bottom of your stomach, the accelerating heartbeat, and the racing imagination are all terrible feelings to experience – especially under the circumstances. But if your pet has been microchipped, you can breathe a little easier. Sure, you will still [...]

By |2018-03-20T20:24:25+00:00August 15th, 2015|Pet Safety|Comments Off on The Pet Microchip – Your Pet’s Best Chance for Returning Home