Life at Home

Recognizing the Importance Of Dogs During National Immunization Awareness Month

August is National Immunization Awareness Month. It is a great time to brush up on your understanding of immunization programs for dogs. There are specific immunization requirements throughout the life of dogs. The specific vaccinations may differ slightly depending on where you are located and the types of health risks for dogs in your area. […]

Summer Fun Backyard BBQ Safety For Your Dog

The summer is a wonderful time to spend time relaxing in the backyard. BBQ dog safety must be considered when grilling and enjoying evening campfires as everyone unwinds and spends time together. One of the central features of get-togethers for family and friends is cooking out. There is something about cooking outside that makes food […]

Dog-Friendly Pools: What Owners Need To Know

Most dogs love to cool off with a swim, and they are natural swimmers. But dog-friendly pools are important to consider. Keeping your dog safe in the pool does take some training and advanced preparation. Just like children, dogs should never be allowed in a pool, or even a lake, without constant supervision. Unfortunately, dogs […]

Everything You Wanted To Know About Microchipping Your Pet

Microchipping has been used for the identification of dogs and cats for years. Initially, there was a lot of misinformation and myths about the process. Now, with vets and breeders behind the program, it is now commonly used in most countries around the world.  To understand if microchipping your dog or cat is a good […]