Video: Cleaning and Disinfecting Safety Tips for Pet Owners

The ASPCA Pet Poison Helpline has seen an increase in calls from concerned pet owners since the COVID-19 crisis began.  The issue?  Many of us have questions about the safe use of cleaning and disinfecting products (such as bleach) around our pets. To help pet owners, the Helpline has posted a video on their YouTube … Continue reading Video: Cleaning and Disinfecting Safety Tips for Pet Owners

Guest Post: Emergency Preparedness for Pet Owners

With so much of our focus on the Coronavirus crisis, it can be easy to forget that we also must stay vigilant about natural disasters like wildfires, tornadoes, hurricanes, and earthquakes. For pet owners, this means having an emergency preparedness plan that includes our dogs, cats, and other animals. Long-time FACE Foundation supporter and Advisory … Continue reading Guest Post: Emergency Preparedness for Pet Owners

FDA Warns Pet Owners and Vets About Risks of Certain Flea and Tick Medications

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has recently issued an animal drug safety communication about the potential neurological side effects of a class of flea and tick medication known as isoxazoline. FDA-approved isoxazoline drugs go by the brand names Bravecto, Credelio, Nexgard, and Simparica.  Isoxazolines are a relatively new class of synthetic pesticides that can … Continue reading FDA Warns Pet Owners and Vets About Risks of Certain Flea and Tick Medications