• ASPCA's Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month
  • American Red Cross Pet First Aid Awareness Month
    March 15-21
  • National Animal Control Officer Appreciation Week April 12-18

  • National Pet ID Week April 19-25

    National Pet ID Week April 19-25
    National Pet ID Week April 19-25
  • Hairball Awareness Day April 24

  • National Kids & Pets Day April 26

  • International Guide Dog Day April 29

  • National Adopt aShelter Pet Day April 30

Featured Articles

Kids and Dogs
Kids and Dogs
Dogs and children have a lot in common.  Both tend to see the world with wide eyes and open hearts. 
Lyme Disease
Lyme Disease
Robins and many other songbirds are often the heralds of springtime and warmer weather jus...
Microchips - Life Savers and Re-Uniters!
Microchips - Life Savers and Re-Uniters!
At the time of this writing, one of the major microchip manufacturers' websites has the ta...
Heartworms
Heartworms
It has been more than 150 years since a scientist discovered the heartworm parasite of dog...
Diarrhea- A Common Complaint of Pet Owners
Diarrhea- A Common Complaint of Pet Owners
Because the exact cause of diarrhea is often difficult, the problem is initially treated s...
Spring Safety Tips
Spring Safety Tips
Spring is always a welcome time of year with better weather and getting outside after a long winter.  Here are some safety tips to consider with your pet.

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Milk chocolate, while still bad for dogs, has lower amounts of the substance that causes dogs problems.


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This Month

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ASPCA's Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month

American Red Cross's Pet First Aid Awareness Month

Prevention of Lyme Disease in Dogs Month

National Heartworm Awareness Month

Every Day is Tag Day
April 4

National Pet Day
April 11

National Animal Control Officer Appreciation Week
April 12-18

National Pet ID Week
April 19-25

Hairball Awareness Day
April 24

National Kids & Pets Day
April 26

International Guide Dog Day
April 29

National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day
April 30