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  • Apr 04 2019

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    April is Heartworm Awareness Month

    As the snow melts, temperatures rise, and we see our neighbors outside again, we will soon see the mosquitoes too. While mosquitoes may seem to be nothing more than an annoyance to our enjoyment of…

  • Mar 28 2019

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    Ferrets and Rats!

    Ferrets and rats are sometimes feared and often misunderstood. With April 2nd dedicated as Ferret Day and April 4th as Rat Day, now is a great time to learn a little more about them. …

  • Mar 21 2019

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    March is Adopt a Guinea Pig Month!

    It is well known that cats and dogs arrive at animal shelters or rescue organizations for one reason or another. Small mammals, such as guinea pigs, are surrendered to shelters too. March is Adopt a…

  • Mar 14 2019

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    Pet Poison Prevention Week

    While the possibility of your pet being poisoned in your home may seem unlikely, the reality is poisoning happens much more often than you would think. Preventing pet poisoning can be as simple as…

  • Mar 07 2019

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    March is Tick Awareness Month

    After a long hard winter and spring finally on the horizon, we are coming out of “hibernation” and beginning to make summer plans! But, as the temperature warms and the sun shines bright, ticks…

  • Feb 28 2019

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    Mini-Pigs

    Not only is 2019 the Year of the Pig, March 1st marks Pig Day! …

  • Feb 21 2019

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    Invasive Species Awareness Day

    The week of February 25 to March 1 marks Invasive Species Awareness Week. While invasive species may not come to mind while looking at your meowing cat or barking dog, it might if you think about…