What’s In That Backpack? Where To Find Potential Pet Poisons

Very tired dogRemember those nostalgic images of Tom and Jane walking home from school, with only a small stack of books held together by a simple, single leather strap? Pffft. Yeah, right.While there are still many similarities between modern kids and the ones of yore, the fact remains that a great deal has changed for our young students today.

If you need an example, look no further than your child’s backpack. For your inquisitive (or hungry) pet, there could be loads of hidden risks packed between those folders and inside pockets. Leave no zipper undone in the afternoon, and make sure there aren’t any potential pet poisons left behind. Continue…

Protecting Your Pet: Top Ways To Prevent a Pet Poisoning

XtraCat2_iStock_000040717462_LargeMost pet owners have had the frightening experience of a pet poisoning. While certain symptoms resolve on their own, many can cause irreversible damage – or worse. In an effort to raise pet poison awareness nationwide, the entire month of March is dedicated to the cause. And, due to it’s prevalence, National Pet Poison Prevention Week, March 15-21, is focused on sharing the top ways to prevent a pet poisoning. Continue…