SeaWorld in Orlando, FL., is joining forces with the SPCA of Central Florida and Orange County Animal Services to encourage more people to adopt dogs and cats in need of a home. "SeaWorld’s Happy Tails" is a new animal adoption campaign that offers pet lovers two free single-day admissions to SeaWorld when they adopt a … Continue reading SeaWorld join forces with FL rescue shelters to aid animal adoption
Over ten million Americans suffer from some sort of a pet allergy. Many people experience itching, rashes and/or coughing and sneezing fits every time they go near a dog. However, if you are a dog lover but suffer from allergies, there are many steps you can take so you can breathe easy with a dog … Continue reading How to help reduce dog allergies in humans
On Friday 4th February, two dogs were stolen from a pet store in Westfield Mall, Massapequa. The incident took place in The Pet Company store, at 9:10pm, when five men and one woman entered the store. Police have said that some of the group distracted the sales associate, as the rest of them smuggled the … Continue reading Two dogs stolen from a pet store in Massapequa
Congratulations to Mitch C. De Sevrn Jacquet who won our $100 prize question of the month in January. Mitch asked "What is the difference between hair and fur? I was told that dogs that are hypoallergenic like Poodles and Lhaso Apso’s have hair as opposed to fur. We seem to be more sensitive to our … Continue reading Ask A Vet’s January $100 Prize Winner
Congratulations to Cathy Goolsby who won our $100 prize question of the month in December. Cathy asked "Is there a safe product to give dogs to calm them when it is storming? Lady is terrified - she walks every step with me, jumps on the bed if it is night, and shivers. Thank you for … Continue reading Ask A Vet Question Of The Month Winner of December
A border collie in Spartanburg, North Carolina, has been reported to have the largest vocabulary of any known dog. Chaser, owned by psychologist Dr John W. Pilley, knows over 1,000 different nouns taught to her by Dr Pilley over a period of three years. After Dr Pilley retired in 2004, he read a report in … Continue reading Border Collie taught over 1000 words!
The winner of November’s $100 Ask A Vet feature on BudgetPetCare.com has been announced – congratulations go to Janice Keys who asked: "Is advantage safe for a pregnant dog?" Our In-House Vet answered Advantage is for topical use and can be used on pregnant bitches. Care should be taken to avoid the contents of the … Continue reading Ask A Vet Question Of The Month November