They Weren’t Going to Leave Their Pets Behind [Hurricane Harvey Inspiring Rescue Videos]

Hurricane Harvey Pet Rescue
Hurricane Harvey hit hard! Yet from the floods arose countless heroes!
During a natural disaster, animals are often abandoned, and pets ripped away from their owners. Yet amidst the chaos of Hurricane Harvey, countless men and women weren’t going to leave their pets (or anyone’s pets) behind.
All creatures great and small matter.
“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted”~ Aesop
The internet is packed with incredible videos and photos of people rescuing all sorts of animals (dogs, cats, horses, cattle . . .) during Hurricane Harvey.  In this short blog post I’d like to share a few of those videos to highlight these heroes.

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Solar Eclipse Pet Safety

solar eclipse pet safety

I’m so excited to witness a total solar eclipse today! But I’m hearing a lot about eye safety during this rare phenomenon. So I got to thinking, what about our pets? Do they need any special eye ware or attention today?
This article by Scott Stump of “Today” will shed some light on the question. Click on the link to read.  Continue reading “Solar Eclipse Pet Safety”

The Ultimate Dog Show Record Keeping Book!

DOG SHOW RECORD KEEPING BOOK

 The Ultimate Dog Show Record Keeping Book for the Canine Competitor and Multi-Dog Home!

“My Beloved Dogs” is a must read for pet owners, breeders, and those competing in canine sports. The record keeping charts provide a wonderful way to keep track of your dogs’ achievements. The section on individual dog’s records makes it easy to keep track of the health of each dog. Having all this information in one place is really the highlight. Well written and organized, this book will surely become a treasured companion!”
-Norma Patton, AKC Judge

Dog Show record Keeping Book

“When I show my dogs, I feel like I’m dancing around the ring. It’s a partnership based on love, friendship, mutual respect, and trust.” ~ Leila Grandemange

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Dog Anxiety: How to Recognize the Signs and Offer Relief

Dog Anxiety
NO DOG SHOULD HAVE TO SUFFER IN SILENCE
Dog anxiety, like the human anxiety, can be a debilitating and often painful experience. 
If you’ve ever felt worried, uneasy, or nervous about an upcoming event or something with an uncertain outcome, or had a panic attack, you know exactly what I’m talking about! Sadly, many dogs suffer in silence because the owners are simply unaware of the signs. Having experienced a season of anxiety myself, I can’t imagine leaving a dog in an anxious state without offering help. Thankfully, there are things we can do to help our furry friends in their times of need.
The purpose of this article is to help you to recognize the signs of dog anxiety and learn how to offer relief.

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July 4th Pet Safety Tips

July 4th pet safety tips
July 4th is an exciting and fun holiday!
Please keep your pets safety in mind while enjoying the festivities, cooking, and entertaining your friends. More pets also get lost on July 4th than on any other holiday of the year. I made this little infographic so that you can share these important safety tips with your friends.

Share this infographic with your friends

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