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Aspirin & Bird Seeds

May 19, 2016

Aspirin While Aspirin has beneficial effects to dogs like anti-platelet, anti-inflammatory, and analgesic properties, it still can be toxic. Once ingested, aspirin creates salicylic acid, which is then distrusted throughout their body. One of the first noticeable signs of Aspirin Poisoning is loss of appetite as well as vomiting, diarrhea and intestinal hemorrhage. Their central nervous system can also be affected and the dog may have trouble walking as well as appear uncoordinated and weak and in some cases may even collapse. Loss of consciousness and death may occur in extreme cases. Monitoring your dog’s behavior when giving your pet aspirin is important especially when nontoxic levels can produce these symptoms. If a large enough amount of aspirin is ingested,... Continue Reading →

Traveling With Pets

May 01, 2016

May means summer is approaching, grads are finally graduating, and people are taking those vacations they’ve been waiting for all year. With all the traveling and hustle and bustle of summer, we forget about accommodating our little ones into our plans. When traveling, can you get fined for not properly restraining your dog in a car? In some states, like Arizona, Connecticut, and Hawaii you can. Crates and Harnesses are one of the safest ways to travel long distances with your pets. Most crates can be set up like a “den” with a comfy bed and should be spacious enough for them to stretch, stand up and turn around. Don’t forget to get those little ones used to crating before... Continue Reading →