Regular grooming can keep your dog looking and smelling his or her best, but it’s also important for maintaining health. If you choose to groom at home rather than opting for (often expensive) professional care, it’s an opportunity to examine your pet for potential concerns.
Veterinary Emergency Group, a nationwide emergency veterinarian services company, is hosting a free blood bank screening drive for eligible pets from 10 a,m. to 2 p.m. this Saturday, Jan. 27, at its Georgetown location, 2311 M St NW. Pets that meet the set criteria for screening will receive a complimentary physical exam, some treats and toys, and a chance to win a raffle for two $50 PetSmart gift cards.
Pets provide unconditional love to their companions; in return, it’s important to ensure they live happy and healthy lives by providing the best care possible. This means ensuring that they receive daily care for their eyes, ears, and overall health in addition to food, treats, and toys.
National Dog Week, held annually the last full week of September, is a special time of the year when we honor and celebrate our furry friends who bring so much joy and companionship to our lives. Whether you’re a dog owner or simply an admirer of these wonderful creatures, there are some exciting products on the market that can make this week even more memorable.
With kids back in school, many families experience a dramatic shift in their daily routines, and, for some pets, this sudden change in routine can impact their overall well-being.
Extreme temperatures and booming sounds can have big impacts on pets.
Traveling through an airport security checkpoint with a pet can be easy when travelers know what to expect.
Here are three useful tips to help your dog maintain a healthy lifestyle.
Vacation experts at Family Destinations Guide have discovered which cities in the US have the most listings for pet-friendly vacation rentals. The team took 50 of the most populated cities in the US and used data from the vacation rental site Vrbo to discover how many accommodation listings in each city allow pets.
The holiday season presents opportunities for celebrating with loved ones, and for many families, that includes their dogs and cats. However, holiday foods and decorations can pose health risks for pets and the hustle and bustle may be overwhelming.