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Caring for Aging Pets

By Nancy Fedelem | Apr 19, 2016
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Thanks to our more advanced veterinary care, there’s a good chance you’ll have your pet with you quite a while.  Whether you’ve had your pet throughout their life or recently adopted a senior animal, caring for older pets can be a challenge. You want to make sure they’re comfortable and enjoying life, but it can…

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Misconceptions About Cats

By Nancy Fedelem | Apr 12, 2016
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The “dog people vs. cat people” debate is a long running one. Many people do love both types of animals and even have both in their home, but plenty of people prefer one over the other. Some of those who don’t consider themselves “cat people” have misconceptions about what cats are like, and what kind…

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What to do if you find a stray pet

By Nancy Fedelem | Apr 5, 2016
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We often worry about what we will do if we lose our own pets. It can be a very scary situation! We have to rely on the kindness and knowledge of others to get them home. This means it’s a good idea for you to know what to do if you find a stray pet;…

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Safe Spring plants, and ones to avoid – Pet Poison Prevention Week 2016

By Nancy Fedelem | Mar 22, 2016
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Spring is here at last! This time of year is fantastic for an overhaul on your garden, yard, or houseplants to add in fresh color and scents. However, it’s important to make plant choices that are non-toxic to our pets. March 20-26 this year is Pet Poison Prevention Week, which spotlights the need for safety…

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Tips for finding an excellent Professional Pet Sitter

By Nancy Fedelem | Mar 11, 2016
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March 6th – 12th is Professional Pet Sitters Week! We all deserve and need vacation time, but it can be stressful deciding on care for your pets while you’re gone. It’s not always ideal to just have a friend stop by and check on them; they have their own busy lives to attend to as…

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Postparty Parker

By Nancy Fedelem | Feb 18, 2016
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Parker’s still on high alert just in case we throw another party! After last weekend’s fun, can you blame him?

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Salty’s 11th Anniversary Celebration & Senior Love

By Nancy Fedelem | Feb 16, 2016
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On Sunday, February 14, Salty’s Pet Supply welcomed friends (furry and human) to our 11th anniversary celebration!The event also marked the end of our “Jake ‘n Max’s Boxes of Love” drive, a pet supply drive specifically for senior dogs. For the third year in a row, both Salty’s Pet Supply and Fang & Feather accepted donations for…

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Waggin’ Wagon

By Nancy Fedelem | Feb 16, 2016
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STAY Pet Hotel’s Waggin’ Wagon, a social club for dogs, allows owners to schedule regular play dates for their pets without the hassle of driving to the dog park or heading out for a walk after a long day at work. The Waggin’ Wagon comes directly to your home in the morning, picks up your…

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