Archive for October, 2013

Halloween Pet Safety Tips

Thursday, October 24th, 2013


It’s trick or treat time! 

Here are some reminders to keep your pet safe on Halloween.


* No people treats for Fido or Fluffy. Chocolate can be very dangerous for dogs and cats. Sugar free candies, including gum and mints contain xylitol, which can also cause problems, including hypoglycemia and even liver failure. And watch those wrappers – cellophane and tin foil can be dangerous if swallowed. (more…)

Choosing Pet Health Insurance

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

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Pet health insurance is a good idea, but choosing a policy can be confusing.  You will need to do some research to pick a plan with the level of coverage you want or need.  Some plans are very basic and only cover routine visits like yearly exams and vaccinations.  Other policies will cover preventative care services like routine dental cleanings.  While you can’t know how much coverage you will need, having an insurance plan can give you peace of mind.