Pet Calendar: National Pet Obesity Awareness Day

Pet Calendar: National Pet Obesity Awareness Day – October 14  According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, an estimated 58 percent of cats and 54 percent of dogs in the United States are overweight. Just as additional weight negatively impacts the health of humans, so too does it impact our beloved pets. An overweight

Pet Calendar: Pet Food Safety Month

As pet parents we do our best to feed our pets — dogs, cats, rabbits, etc. — the healthiest diet we can and that’s why in our pet calendar: pet food safety month is important. Actually it’s food safety month for humans, but let’s face it — our pets are our family! When you become

Pet Calendar: National Check The Chip Day

August 15 ~ National Check The Chip Day (Read more below) Pet Calendar: National Check The Chip Day As a pet owner, you want to do all you can to keep your pet safe from harm. For many pet parents that means microchipping their pets — cats and dogs. According to AVMA and the American

Pet Calendar ~ Assistance Dog Week

The week of August 2-8, 2020 is marked as International Assistance Dog Week. (read more below) What is International Assistance Dog Week? It is a week created to recognize all of the “devoted, hardworking assistance dogs helping individuals mitigate their disability-related limitations.” Because assistance dogs can transform the lives of their human partners who deal