Will you love me for a lifetime?

According to 2016 reports from the ASPCA, an estimated 6.5 million companion animals will enter our nation’s shelters this year.  Of those, an average 60% will enter as strays, while the remaining 30-40% will be surrendered by their owners.  Sadly, the biggest reason for owner surrenders is 100% preventable when approached with patience and love. …

Why Dogs (or Cats) are Not Good Gifts

By  JENNA STREGOWSKI, RVT, The Spruce Think First before Giving a Dog as a Present You think you have found the perfect gift: a new puppy in a big red bow for someone you love. Surprise! Think again. While this may sound like a dream come true, it can actually be a pretty bad idea. Sure,…

Happy National Mutt Day!!

“National Mutt Day, also known as National Mixed Breed Dog Day, was created in 2005 by Celebrity Pet & Family Lifestyle Expert and Animal Welfare Advocate, Colleen Paige, (also founder of National Dog Day, National Cat Day, National Puppy Day & many more) and is celebrated on both July 31st and December 2nd. National Mutt…