Pet Calendar: Senior Citizen’s Day

By Robbi Hess ~ Managing Editor Pet Calendar, Crimeless Cat Executive Story Editor, Chief Cat Herder  Pet Calendar: Senior Citizen’s Day ~ August 21 How do Senior Citizen’s Day and pets connect? Consider that many seniors live alone; they have lost a spouse or don’t live near family members. If they have a pet, they

Pet Calendar ~ Assistance Dog Week

The week of August 7-13, 2017 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

Pet Calendar ~ August 15 ~ National Check The Chip Day

August 15 ~ National Check The Chip Day (Read more below) August 15 is 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