The veterinary experts at the Fear Free Pets website have created a fun and informative video that shows pet owners the best way to check for (and remove) ticks on your dog. They call it the Two Minute Tick Check, and it's easy to learn--and to make it a regular part of your pet care … Continue reading Video: How to Check Your Dog for Ticks
You're invited to join FACE for a free educational webinar on companion animal foster care! Kelly Peters of the Rancho Coastal Humane Society in Encinitas, CA will talk about how foster caregiving in a loving home environment benefits the most vulnerable shelter animals. Underage puppies, kittens, and bunnies need a home environment to grow up … Continue reading Join Us for a Free Webinar on Caring for Foster Pets!
National Check the Chip Day is coming soon, a time to remind pet owners to get their pets microchipped, and to confirm that all your information with the microchip company is accurate and up to date. Why is microchipping so important? According to the American Animal Hospital Association, ten million pets are lost each year, … Continue reading August 15th is Check the Chip Day!
Think your rescue dog has what it takes to win People Magazine’s World’s Cutest Rescue Dog contest? You can send in a picture of your dog between now and August 11th, along with your pet adoption story, and you could win all kinds of great prizes, including: A custom photo shoot A feature in People … Continue reading World’s Cutest Rescue Dog Contest
Did you know that an excessive number of fleas on a dog or cat can not only be a nuisance, but it can also be deadly? Many fleas can mean a dangerous amount of blood loss in some pets. Flea anemia can be a potentially life-threatening problem for certain kinds of at-risk pets. Here’s what … Continue reading Protecting Your Pets from Flea Anemia