Pet Safety & Emergency Preparedness
Dog Theft: How Can I Prevent My Dog Being Stolen?
Dog theft is a growing concern for many pet owners. Dogs are stolen to sell, breed, or be used in illegal dog fights. Losing a pet to theft is a heart-breaking experience, but there are a number of simple ways to prevent thieves from targeting your pets.
How to Protect Yourself From Aggressive Dogs and Their Owners
Loose dogs can injure you, your children, and your pet. It is both legal and ethical to defend yourself from an aggressive dog, but how do you justify your actions to the angry dog's owner?
How to Prepare a Pet's Bug-Out Bag for Emergency Survival
If right at this exact moment you were forced to evacuate your home due to an emergency, would you be able to take your pets with you? A few minutes spent preparing now could save your pets' lives.
Do Vets and Animal Caregivers Get Bitten or Scratched?
Animal-related injuries are common in the veterinary clinic. But what happens when someone gets bitten or scratched by a patient?
I Hit a Dog With My Car: What Am I Legally Required to Do?
Advice from the SPCA on what you should do if you've run over a dog or other domestic animal with your car.
Pet Ear Mites: Diagnosis, Symptoms, and Treatments
Did you know that home remedies may not be a good idea to treat ear mites in cats and dogs? Learn about the diagnosis, symptoms, and treatment of ear mites and how it stands out from other ear conditions.
What to Put in Your Dog's First Aid Kit: 20 Essentials + a Few Extras
Your dog may need first aid for several reasons. You should be prepared for a medical emergency by making up a first aid kit and keeping it available at all times. This article will show you what you need to include.