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Holiday Pet Safety Tips

The holiday season is upon us, and many pet parents plan to include their furry companions in the festivities. As you gear up for the holidays, it is important to try to keep your pet’s eating and exercise habits as close to their normal routine as possible. Also, please be sure to steer pets clear of the following unhealthy treats, toxic plants and dangerous decorations. Be Careful with Seasonal Plants and Decorations Oh, Christmas Tree: Securely […]

Halloween Pet Safety Tips

  Halloween can be the spookiest night of the year, but keeping your pets safe doesn’t have to be tricky. By taking these simple, common sense precautions, they will keep your pet happy and healthy all the way to November 1st. Stash the Treats The candy bowl is for trick-or-treaters, not Scruffy or Fluffy. Several popular Halloween treats are toxic to pets. Chocolate in all forms—especially dark or baking chocolate—can be very dangerous for cats […]

Protect your dogs paws in the summer

Dog walkers should avoid sidewalks, asphalt and fake grass on hot days With the Summer Heat still in full swing we have to continue to remind you to please be careful walking your pets. We are still hearing about dogs getting their pads burned or overheating on both city walks and also on dirt trails. Mid-day is the worst time yet we are still seeing folks walk their dogs (and/or dog walkers) at this time […]

Social Rights for Swiss Guinea Pigs

 Did you know . . . ? It’s Illegal to Own Only One Guinea Pig in Switzerland Because They Get Lonely! Did you know there are a lot of people out there who get pets without considering that animals get lonely and have feelings too. Guinea pigs are one of those overlooked animals. Just like other rodent species such as rats, guinea pigs need friends. And in 2008 Switzerland actually made it illegal to own […]

Driving with Pets

Remember Safety While Driving with Pets As a member of the family, we take our pets everywhere! Whether it’s going on a much needed vacation, driving them to an area park to run and play, or maybe, it’s a quick trip to the veterinarian for a check-up – some furry passengers just love to ride! But travelling in automobiles can be extremely dangerous for your family companion – and you. Loose pets inside of vehicles […]

Dining With Dogs

Dining With Your Dogs Dog lovers are always on the look out  for new places to dine at with their furry friends. In most editions of the Petzgazette.com  you will find a list of Pet-friendly Outdoor Restaurants, Café’s, Coffee shops and Deli’s to choose from.  Of course, bringing your dog along comes with responsibility. To ensure the safety of both your pet and fellow restaurant-goers, here are some tips on dining outdoors with dogs: #1           […]