Hello everyone! Wanted to make as many of you aware of the dangers associated with this rain for our pets! Yesterday, I had my first moldy walnut case of the year! This is a life threatening condition caused by ingestion of moldy food – usually walnuts – that are lying on the ground. – Our … Read moreBe aware and be alert! Dangers that can affect our dogs!
Roger Roessler has so generously offered to share his winery and his wines with the Dog Loving Community! This event is a great opportunity to taste these fabulous wines and stock up for the holidays and also support Sonoma Valley Dog Owners and Guardians (SVDOG)! Come rain or shine! This is a dog friendly event! … Read morePup ‘n Pour Wed night!
Did you already get your pet’s their Holiday gifts? Be careful of impulse buys! I was out shopping today and there are all kinds of dog and cat toys out on the shelves and treats of all kinds. It’s best to stick to their regular treats and diets and their regular toys. Watch for toys … Read moreHoliday Pet Shopping!
Could this weather get any colder! Please make sure all your pets are inside and warm. Especially the older ones. Arthritis can really flare up during a cold spell. If your cat or dog appears stiff or slow, they may need some pain reliever for their aches and pains. Talk to your vet. We want … Read moreThe Cold Weather and Arthritis!
Do you ever wonder why so many pets get cancer? I think it’s because they are exposed to so much more than we are! They are lower to the ground, closer to exausts and toxic smells. They don’t wear clothes or shoes and they clean all the chemicals off themselves by licking themselves. There fur … Read moreToxins, Cancer and our Pets!
This wind is crazy! Are your pets scared? Turn on the TV and also the radio, just loud enough to block out most of the wind sounds. Get one of your pet’s favorite toys and play with them. Don’t baby them or they will continue to shake or whine for more attention! If you act … Read moreCrazy, windy, Saturday!
Remember puppies and kittens will often eat anything including drugs and needles and thread! These young pets are just like toddlers! They need to be watched all the time or be in a safe place when they can’t be watched. Puppy and kitty proof and you will be much happier. We had a pup in … Read morePuppies will eat anything!
This time of year is especially dangerous to dogs that like to eat fruit and nuts that fall off the trees! Watch your dogs and try to keep them away from the acorns and walnuts! They can cause intestinal obstructions and then, surgery is needed to fix them up! Also nuts can get moldy from … Read moreFruit and Nut Hazards