You’ve probably heard of Lyme disease, but how often do you think about whether or not your dog has this painful and debilitating disease? This disease not only slows dogs down, but it can be fatal. While we know a lot about Lyme disease, the CDC still reports about 30,000 cases per year in the U.S. As the weather warms, we hope you will remain committed to your dog’s year-long protection against ticks, which spread this deadly disease. Need a little convincing? Here are 5 facts every dog parent needs to know about Lyme disease.
February is Spay and Neuter Awareness Month. To celebrate these routine yet invaluable procedures, we wanted to shine some light on how having pets spayed or neutered is a great way to show pets and your community some love. When it comes to having pets “fixed,” you can be a part of fixing health problems for your pet, the number of strays in your neighborhood, and the number of pets that enter shelters but never leave.