World Rabies Day

Rabies remains a major concern worldwide, killing tens of thousands of people every year. In the United States, one to two people die annually, and there were more than 4,900 reported cases of animal rabies in the U.S. in 2018. …

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Fear of Fireworks

Fireworks, picnics and other Fourth of July traditions can be great fun for people; but all of the festivities can be frightening and even dangerous for animals. Noisy fireworks and other celebrations can startle animals and cause them to run …

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Poison Prevention Week (21-27)

National Poison Prevention Week raises awareness of poison prevention nationwide during the third full week of March every year. The week is a time to highlight the dangers of poisonings for people of all ages and promote community involvement in poisoning …

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National Disaster Preparedness Month

If you are like millions of animal owners nationwide, your pet is an important member of your household. The likelihood that you and your animals will survive an emergency such as a fire or flood, tornado or hurricane depends largely …

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Pet Fire Safety Day

Tomorrow is National Pet Fire Safety Day, so it’s a good time to remember to include your furry family members into your emergency plan should a fire ever occur and Fido needs to find a way out. Each year, more …

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