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Keeping Your Pets Safe Around Houseplants

If you’re here because your animal is exhibiting concerning symptoms, call your veterinarian immediately or visit the ASPCA’s Animal Poison Control database These days, it can seem...
Curious cat near the leaf of a house plant. Learn more about pet friendly indoor plants.

Tips for Fostering Rescue and Shelter Dogs

Check out some fostering tips below before deciding if fostering is right for you Puppy proof your house before bringing the dog home Make sure there is nothing the dog can get into...
Ollie and Boo. Fostered shelter dogs. Learn more about fostering dogs.

Will My Cat and Dog Get Along?

A dog’s territorial nature and a cat’s skittishness might make them seem incompatible But it doesn’t mean they can’t share the same space – or become best friends With some...
Kitten and dog sleeping next to each other. Learn more about cats and dogs living together.

Is My Dog Depressed?

Has your dog lost its happy, tail-wagging attitude lately As a pet owner, you might be surprised to learn that your pet could be depressed But how can you know for sure And what do you do...
Image of a depressed dog. Learn more about dog depression.

National Pet Month 2020, Hartz Loving Paws

With warmer weather comes increased risk for pets, including dehydration and heat stroke, fleas and ticks and toxic lawn care products The Hartz Loving Paws™ Shelter Protection Pack...
Happy dog wagging it's tail. Find more information on dog adoption and shelter donations

Introducing a Second Dog Into Your Home

Dogs make wonderful companions for both humans and pets, so it’s no wonder you’re thinking about bringing another dog into your home Before you do, there are some important things to...
Two dogs meeting. A gradual introduction is better when bringing home a second dog.

What Your Dog’s Sounds Are Telling You

Your dog makes a lot of sounds that can be hard to translate At times these sounds may be confusing –to you as a pet owner Once you understand what your pup is trying to say, however,...
What Your Dog’s Sounds Are Telling You. What does a dog yelping mean.

Can Pets Spread the COVID-19 Virus?

As news about coronavirus COVID-19 continues to develop, it’s caused some pet owners to worry if their pet could transmit the virus or even become ill But so far, the news is good for...
Man petting dog. What are the symptoms of coronavirus in dogs?

Can My Dog Get Lyme Disease?

Lyme Disease is probably the most well-known tick-borne illness, for good reason: Carried by the black-legged tick (also known as a deer tick), more than 200,000 cases of the disease are...
Tick embedded in dog fur. Learn what to do when treating lyme disease in dogs.