Articles RSS Feed en Bringing Home a New Puppy Bringing home a new puppy is always exciting. However, it’s also a big responsibility. Make sure that you and your family are prepared for the short term, high demands of a puppy as well as the 10+ year commitment of caring for a dog through their lifespan.You’ll want to examine the monthly costs of caring for a dog as well as the daily time commitment. Here are a few tips to help you prepare for bringing home little Baxter. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:58:38 -0700 gv-admin 8d58bd48-c641-4866-bae6-4ea854789b33 Fleas Fleas are itchy and annoying for pets as well as humans.If you’ve ever had even a mild infestation, you know how uncomfortable it is. Early detection is the first step to getting rid of them quickly. Here are a few answers to common questions about fleas that can help. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:56:04 -0700 gv-admin 93f73e22-76bf-4605-874a-cb8989bab814 Common foods and plants to keep away from pets Sometimes the foods and plants we have around our homes pose a dangerous threat to our beloved pets. Here is a partial list of common household foods and plants that you should keep away from your cats and dogs.Alcohol Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:57:49 -0700 gv-admin 2fb667ff-4a0b-4c80-ad55-3b9a96d00080