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Summer Pet Safety

May 28, 2018 3:33 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Now that summer is almost here, you’re probably getting excited to spend sunny days with your furry friend. But before you head outside for a day of fun in the sun, be sure to mind the following advice regarding summer pet care in Bolivar, MO: Protect their skin: Your pet’s fur protects them against the majority of the sun’s harmful UV rays. But as you know, pets aren’t furry everywhere. Applying pet-designated sunscreen every three to four hours on your pet’s skin will help prevent skin cancer—the most common form of cancer in dogs and the second most common in... View Article

Hike Safely with Your Dog This Summer

May 14, 2018 3:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Getting out and going for a hike with your dog is a fun time for both of you. You get a little fresh air, and your dog gets to work off some of his excess energy. But a fun day out on the trail can go awry rather quickly if you aren’t careful out there. Whether you’re going for a short hike through the woods or around town, or heading out for a hiking and camping trip, be sure to follow these helpful tips: Don’t go if your dog isn’t trained: Proper dog training can take months, or even years... View Article