This Easter marks the first year a new California animal welfare law designed to protect rabbits goes into effect. California is the first state in the US to ban live rabbit sales at pet stores—an effort to cut back on the number of rabbits that are either abandoned, surrendered to shelters, or euthanized after Easter. … Continue reading California Bans “Easter Bunny” Sales in New Animal Welfare Law
The snow is melting, the flowers are blooming...time to wish all of our friends a Happy Easter... ...and a Happy Passover!
Most responsible pet owners know that pets and chocolate don’t mix. But there are a few other Easter related pet hazards that dog and cat owners should know about. Here’s a quick rundown on the most common Easter items that could harm your pet. Chocolate Chocolate is toxic to our pets and should always be … Continue reading Keep Your Pets Safe This Easter
Top 5 Easter Toxins for Pets
Dogs Trust today launched an awareness campaign after conducting a survey which revealed that more than 10% of pet dogs given chocolate intended for humans became ill.Nearly a quarter of these required urgent veterinary treatment, and around 8% died as a result of eating the confectionary.The new Chocs Away! awareness drive aims to highlight the tragic consequences … Continue reading Dogs Trust launches chocolate awareness campaign for Easter