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How to Safely Remove a Tick From Your Dog

Ticks for kicks? No thanks! With the return of the tail-wagging fun of spring and summer also comes the return of tick season — and the threats it poses to your pup’s health. Fortunately, tick preventives reduce the threat, but it’s still important to check your dog for any latched ticks after any

By |2021-04-12T17:16:35-05:00March 31st, 2021|Pet Health and Safety, Tail Wagging Tips|

3 Simple Steps to Potty Training Your New Puppy!

Is your pup ready to become a potty-trained graduate? If you thought potty training humans was challenging, you may be in for a ruff surprise with a new pup! But don’t be discouraged—in fact, please be patient—because with the right steps (and a four-legged friend that's eager to please), you’ll soon have a

By |2021-04-01T11:59:21-05:00March 1st, 2021|Tail Wagging Tips|

How Much Exercise Does a Puppy Need?

Ready to get in the exercise groove with your new pup? If you just brought home your puppy, you've likely already noticed their enthusiasm for play. Though they may seem full of boundless energy, it's important to know how much playtime is right for your pup! Use this quick breakdown of puppy play guidelines

By |2021-04-01T11:59:44-05:00March 1st, 2021|Pet Health and Safety, Tail Wagging Tips|

7 Ways to Get Your Pet Ready for Spring

With warmer weather on the horizon, now is the perfect time to ensure your fur family is ready to enjoy romps in the great outdoors! Here’s a list of quick ways to prepare your four-legged friend for spring! Schedule an Annual Health Exam If you haven’t done so already, an

By |2021-04-01T11:55:35-05:00February 15th, 2021|Fun Stuff, Mewing Tips, Pet Health and Safety, Tail Wagging Tips|

5 Ways to Keep Your Pet Safe During Frigid Temps

Keep your four-legged friend safe with these cold weather pet safety tips.  With teeth-chattering temperatures blanketing most of the country, it’s more important than ever to take steps to keep your fur family toasty and warm during frosty weather. Here are cold weather pet safety tips to ensure your pets remain safe and cozy!   1.

By |2021-04-01T11:57:35-05:00February 15th, 2021|Mewing Tips, Pet Health and Safety, Tail Wagging Tips|

What to Expect When You’re Expecting…A New Pet

Pet adoptions haven't slowed down as much as you might expect with COVID-19 afoot. In fact, between social distancing and working from home, many families are making this the opportune time to bring home their new best friend. Especially when the coronavirus creates a greater need for getting pets out of the shelter.

By |2021-04-01T11:51:09-05:00August 28th, 2020|Fun Stuff, Mewing Tips, Tail Wagging Tips|

Survival Guide: Keeping Your Dog Entertained While Working From Home

By Lucy Masters, Intern at Companion Protect For pets, their parents being quarantined at home is a big change -- they're not used to us being home all the time. During this time of uncertainty, maintaining routines in the household can help dogs with the feeling of normalcy. Keeping them mentally and

By |2021-03-31T16:48:54-05:00April 30th, 2020|Fun Stuff, Tail Wagging Tips|

28 Foods and Spices Your Dog Should Avoid or Indulge In This Thanksgiving

by Shayne Storey, AMPLIFY™ Marketing Specialist at Companion Protect. It happened. Your entire batch of green bean casserole just fell onto the kitchen floor. As you scurry to scoop up the mess, your dogs come running in full charge, and like something out of a horror film, they gobble up the mess

By |2021-04-01T12:00:14-05:00November 12th, 2019|Fun Stuff, Pet Health and Safety, Tail Wagging Tips|