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Archive for June, 2017

Hidden Dog-Friendly Gems in South Shore

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

Having just celebrated the first day of summer and longest day of the year, it seems only fitting to bring this info to you.  There is no better way to enjoy the summer than having your dog at your side, and we want to make that even more possible this year.

We are lucky enough to live in one of the most dog-friendly areas in the country – let’s get out there and take full advantage!  We bring to you a full list of the best state parks, dog parks, dog beaches, and outdoor activities our beautiful South Shore has to explore. (more…)

Mosquito: The Deadly Danger Waiting for Your Pet

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

The summer season is one of the favorites of kids, adults, and pets alike.  The warm weather and sunshine, the fresh breeze and blue skies, the endless outdoor activities – all of it is just beckoning to be enjoyed as much as possible.  But, do you know one tiny pest that causes BIG problems for pet owners across the world?  MOSQUITOES!

If you were under the impression that our pets are protected from mosquito bites because of their thick layer of fur, we are sorry to be the ones to tell you that you are wrong.  Cats and dogs are just as susceptible to the itchy mosquito bites as we are, and can suffer some deadly consequences, too. (more…)

Pet-Safe Flea Control for Your Yard THAT WORKS!

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

When it comes to fleas, ticks and mosquitoes, it seems like there is little that can be done to protect families and pets from these tiny intruders.

Wanna know a secret? 

The first line of defense to protect your pet and home is treating your yard.  Seem too good to be true?  It really is that easy! (more…)