Few things are as scary as a missing pet. To guard against the panic of an escaped furry friend, millions of pet parents are chipping their four-legged companions. Here’s a quick look at the 5 reasons you should join the growing number of owners relying on microchips to increase the odds of their
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
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
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
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
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.
It’s not the best part of being a dog parent, but keeping your yard free of waste provides a variety of benefits to both your home and your community. Check out this fact-packed post to learn more about why you should pick up dog poop in your yard, dog park, or on walks
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 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 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