Tuesday evening update: Pet friendly evacuation shelters for Hurricane Sandy – Examiner.comNews from Tuesday evening update: Pet friendly evacuation shelters for Hurricane Sandy – Examiner.com: As of Tuesday more pet-friendly shelters were opened to accommodate the every growing number of people with animals who have had to leave their homes to seek shelter after Hurricane [...]

Keep your pets safe this HalloweenNews from KNDO/KNDU: October 30, 2012 – KENNEWICK, Wash. – For many people, Halloween may be all about trick or treating, but safety should also be a top priority.  And while you may have thought about keeping your kids safe tomorrow night, what about your pets?  No matter how cute [...]

Pet safety during emergency weatherNews from Boston.com: When a disaster or emergency occurs and you have to leave your home, always take your pets with you. People think they will be able to return shortly to care for their animals, but too often the situation worsens and people cannot make it back to rescue their [...]

Hurricane Sandy updates

October 29th, 2012

Hurricane Sandy updatesNews from Local emergency pet shelters – Examiner.com: The National Weather Service and the National Hurricane Center are forecasting a life-threatening storm surges from Hurricane Sandy,Monday through Tuesday morning, especially during the Monday evening high tide. Flood watches have been issued for Connecticut and New Jersey. As East Coast residents scramble to stock [...]

Hurricane Sandy Pet Emergency PlanNews from Huffington Post: As Hurricane Sandy threatens the East Coast, don’t forget about your pets when preparing for the storm. Below is a review of some top pet preparation tips to ensure their safety if Hurricane Sandy and other … Read the full article . Related News: Letters: LA’s pet [...]

Keep pets safe on Halloween

October 27th, 2012

Keep pets safe on HalloweenNews from The Seattle Times: Each year at this time, pet owners are warned to keep animals safe indoors away from thieves and injury. Like children, animals can easily become frightened seeing people in strange costumes and masks on the spookiest night of the year. The American Society for the Prevention [...]

Pet Calendar: Oct. 27 and beyondNews from San Jose Mercury News: Events EAST BAY Open House/Pet Costume Contest: Hosted by Cypress Veterinary Hospital. Hospital tours, pet costume contest, hot dogs, a raffle and more. To enter the costume contest, bring your pet in costume, to the hospital by noon. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 27. 2037 [...]

Adoptable Pets: Island’s pets lucky to have shelter, animal controlNews from San Jose Mercury News: Alameda’s pets are fortunate to have two entities to provide high quality care for them. The Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter is a nonprofit that took over the management of the shelter on Jan. 1, 2012. The shelter’s staff [...]

Tips To Keep Pets Happy and HealthyNews from Inside Tucson Business: (StatePoint) Just as you can become tense and stressed out by your daily life, so too can your dog or cat. And pet anxiety is not only unpleasant for your pet and potentially damaging to your home and belongings; it can also lead to [...]

Pet Custody

October 24th, 2012

Pet CustodyNews from Huffington Post: When your marriage goes to the dogs, and pets are involved, what is the solution? Couples, especially those who do not have children, adore their pets and often treat them like kids. It’s no surprise then that pet custody has been a growing issue in the courts. In Michigan, where [...]