All posts tagged "pets"
HVAC experts warning pet owners about hot homes, proper pet care
Summertime is here, and cities across the nation are hitting new, all-time high temperatures. The heat and humidity in Atlanta continue to rise, and air conditioning units are feeling the stress to keep homes cooled. As this...
- Posted July 20, 2017
Protect Your Pets from Cold Climates [Infographic]
The winter climate can seriously affect our pets – and the cost of the treatment is only the beginning. Hazardous conditions such as frozen ponds, antifreeze in our driveways, hidden sharp objects under the snow and inadequate...
- Posted February 14, 2016
Ruff Ruff: Building a Doghouse
Every year, when the star Sirius (called the Dog Star) appears in the night sky, it signals the official start of the “dog days of summer.” Forty of the hottest, stickiest days of the year – from...
- Posted August 3, 2015
All About Moving
You may have heard the adage, “Don’t move – improve!” A more complete version of the saying might read, “If you have a choice — don’t move – improve instead. Both moving and improving are stressful, but...
- Posted July 30, 2015
Show Notes: Keep Cool and Home Safes
Finding a cool spot on a hot day is always a challenge. James and Morris have great ideas for creating your own outdoor oasis. Shopping for a home safe? Do you know how many models are available? Jesse Bugarin...
- Posted July 18, 2015
How to Walk Fido Correctly
Taking your dog for a walk means different things to different people. For some, it’s a quick trip to the fire hydrant with a Chihuahua. For others it’s being dragged through the whole neighborhood by a 200-pound Saint...
- Posted May 14, 2014
Street Treats for Fido
Dogs on New York streets now are getting special treats. We’ve all seen candy vending machines in lobbies, waiting areas and stores. They dispense tempting goodies. All that is needed is a coin and a twist of the wrist....
- Posted May 13, 2014
Staying S.A.F.E Around Canines
Kids love dogs, and generally, dogs love kids, but both still need constant supervision. Today you’ll learn how to keep little ones safe with a make-sense program of the same name. Every year, over 150,000 kids are...
- Posted April 29, 2014
Shooing the Ants From Fidos Food Bowl
Pesky ants have been known to wreak havoc on more than one backyard barbecue. Even Fido’s dog dish isn’t immune to these voracious, uninvited guests! Here is a safe and effective method of protecting your pet’s food...
- Posted April 21, 2014
Holiday Hazards for Pets
Ready for a big holiday, with lots of fun? Your home is all set and everything’s done? Today, you’ll learn how to also protect those we often forget, Fido and Fluffy — our loyal pets. Holiday meals...
- Posted March 24, 2014