January 07, 2015 • Health & Wellness
The end of the year always seems to be the catalyst for making resolutions to start the New Year off with fitness and health in mind for both pet parents and their beloved FIDO.
By focusing on these 3 easy steps, you and FIDO can be sure to start the year AND finish the year, fit, happy and healthy!
Make Exercise FUN – If the weather is still warm and sunny where you live, then carry on with a...
December 16, 2014 • Health & Wellness
The cold weather is here and extra care needs to be taken to keep companion animals comfortable and healthy throughout the winter season. Dr. Kenneth Drobatz, Chief of the Emergency Service at Penn Vet’s Ryan Hospital, offers the following tips:
- When walking a dog, keep it leashed. Avoid icy walkways, as the animal can slip and pull muscles and ligaments. Slips and falls also can aggravate...
November 24, 2014 • Health & Wellness
Our friends at Penn Vet shared these tips with us and we wanted to pass on to you !
[November 19, 2014; Philadelphia, PA] – Dr. Kenneth Drobatz, Chief of the Emergency Service at Penn Vet’s Ryan Hospital, offers the following tips to keep pets healthy and out of the emergency room this Thanksgiving:
Maintain your pet’s regular diet. Treats of turkey, ham, gravy, cookies, and...
November 19, 2014 • Health & Wellness
FIDO thinks this wonderful book is a must have to add to your holiday gift giving list!
Portland, Ore. – Oct. 15, 2014 – Banfield Pet Hospital® and Quvenzhané Wallis, pet lover and star of the upcoming musical film, “Annie,”announce a new chapter together with the release of a children’s book titled, “My Very, Very Busy Day!” The book is written to entertain and educate children by focusing on...
November 18, 2014 • Health & Wellness
The hustle and bustle of the holidays can have an impact on everyone in the household, including your pets. Many traditions such as foods, decorations and plants that may seem harmless can be dangerous and even life-threatening to your pets.
“It’s important to pay special attention to your pets over the holidays because there are so many things they are exposed to that can cause trouble,” said...
October 22, 2014 • Health & Wellness
Important information to remember this time of year as shared by our friends at Pet Talk.
The Halloween season brings with it much amusement and excitement, and one anticipated tradition is the variety of chocolate you have an excuse to enjoy. While all of these Halloween treats may only bring your children a sugar rush and a tummy ache, it can do much more serious damage to your pets.