Personal Column – 3rd Place
Ready for Deployment: An Organization Dedicated to Animal and Military Welfare
Have you ever had a pet that was your constant companion, your child, and your other half? Have you ever imagined what it would be like to suddenly have to part with such an important part of your life? For military members across the United States, many encounter this problem when duty calls and they face deployment- but luckily, Dogs on Deployment is ready to help. A non-profit organization with national networking, Dogs on Deployment is designed to help active military members find boarding and care for their beloved pets while on assignment.
Falling Leaves, Fighting Fleas: Tips for Pest Prevention
As summer ends and fades into fall, pet owners should be mindful that flea and tick season is far from over. In fact, with the increasingly damp climate from autumn rain and ample breeding spots provided by piles of dead leaves, these pests are able to multiply at a faster rate and could still cause plenty of harm to your pets until fall finally ends with the cold chill of winter. With this in mind, there are plenty of tips owners can follow to ensure the health and well-being of their precious fur-babies.
Winter Safety Tips for Pets
Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! Winter is here and this year, it’s going to a be a cold one. As the season moves along, pet owners should be mindful of the dangers that come with cold weather and a few tips to make sure those sweet fur babies stay safe and warm.