Common Household Hazards that Can Harm Your Pets

While some people keep their pets inside in order to minimize the chances of harm befalling their animals, it is important to remember that a household can contain its own hazards. While an indoor cat is be perfectly protected from being snatched...

Advice for First-Time Pet Owners: 8 Tips

Are you considering adding a four-legged friend to your family? You may feel a great deal of excitement, but also some anxiety. There is no reason to worry. Pets provide love, warmth, and comfort to your home. First-time pet owners simply need to...

Holiday Decorations and Pet Safety

As you celebrate the holidays this year, please give some thought to your pets. Holiday decorations and people treats can cause problems for your animals, and company can be stressful. The tips below cover all the basics of pet safety so both you...

Safe and Fun Halloween Costumes for Cats and Dogs

Halloween is a festive time of year for everyone in the family, including pets! Dogs and Cats should not miss out on the excitement of dressing up just because they have four legs. Make sure your dog and cat costumes this All Hallow’s Eve...

Pets and Heat Safety

A change in temperature can be more than a nuisance; it can be dangerous. Pet owners must be vigilant about keeping dogs and cats out of situations in which they will suffer from extreme heat. Pets who are left to brave great heat or cold may...

Hiking Season Rattlesnake Awareness and Safety

One of the best ways to spend time with your dog while also getting some much-needed exercise is hiking in and around the city. Hiking season is popular with most San Diego residents, including those who get around on four legs. Unfortunately...

What to Do When Your Pet Runs Away

Don’t Panic If your cat or dog got out of your house or yard, don’t panic. There are many resources and techniques available to help you reunite with your cat or dog, but it’s important to take action quickly. Cats and dogs can...

Essential Oil Safety for Dogs

This is part 1 of a two-part series on the do’s and don’ts of using essential oils for your pets. Stay tuned for part 2 of our series which examines what oils to use for your pet cats. Essential Oils For Your Dog With essential oils...