Why National Adopt A Shelter Pet Day Can Save Lives

Why National Adopt A Shelter Pet Day Can Save Lives

National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day is observed on April 30th and is dedicated to raising awareness to the countless number of shelter animals awaiting their forever homes across the country. Adopting an animal will not only provide him or her with a loving home but can also give you additional meaning to your life. The common expression “Who rescued who?” … Read More

How to Stay On Top of Children and Dogs Interacting

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A recent BYOD poll revealed 38% of our followers did not know kids were the most common dog bite victims. April 26 is National Kids and Pets Day, and we want to share with pawrents the best way to introduce kids to dogs. The number one recommendation we have is to never leave children and dogs alone. A responsible adult … Read More

Service Dog, Therapy Dog, and ESA: What’s the Difference?

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On April 11, we celebrated therapy dogs and the wonderful work they do. Not too long after, we were asked what the difference was between a therapy dog, a service dog, and an emotional support animal (ESA). There are different regulations on how a dog can become licensed for these positions, and there are different rules as far as being … Read More