Maddy Osman
Cats & Dogs in Summer: Situations Requiring an Animal Hospital Visit

Cats & Dogs in Summer: Situations Requiring an Animal Hospital Visit

Dogs and cats are no longer “like family”—they are family. However, unlike other family members, when your dog or cat isn’t feeling well or is possibly in a life-threatening situation, they might not be able to tell you exactly what’s wrong. Being able to determine...

Hiking with Dogs: Identifying Injuries + First Aid Tips

Hiking with Dogs: Identifying Injuries + First Aid Tips

Hiking with dogs is a wonderful way to bond and get a workout in, while reaping all the natural benefits of being outdoors. Studies have shown that spending time outside is good for you and can improve your overall health.  But don't take your dog out for a hike...

How to Treat Your Dog for Snake Bites

How to Treat Your Dog for Snake Bites

The sun and flowers aren't the only things that come out in spring. The warmer months also signal the start of animals coming out of hibernation. Most of these animals are generally harmless to pets, but others — such as snakes — can negatively impact the...

Are Easter Lily Plants Poisonous to Cats?

Are Easter Lily Plants Poisonous to Cats?

It’s that time of the year when pet owners worry about their dogs getting into chocolate hidden in unfound Easter eggs in the yard. However, what many don’t know is that the ornate Easter lilies that are also part of many people’s Easter traditions are terribly...

Understanding Cat Behavior: When Does it Become an Emergency?

Understanding Cat Behavior: When Does it Become an Emergency?

Pet owners get used to their pet’s day-to-day habits and notice when there’s a change in their behavior. Slight changes in behaviors are normal, but when these changes are sustained over time, this could be a sign of a medical or psychological condition that requires...

Why Are Dogs Afraid of Thunderstorms?

Why Are Dogs Afraid of Thunderstorms?

Come spring, many dog parents find themselves asking: why are dogs afraid of thunderstorms? Shockingly, the answer isn’t as straightforward as you might assume. It’s painful to watch your furry friend suffering from thunder phobia. Too often, the fear of thunderstorms...

Holiday Pet Safety: 7 Things to Keep Away from Pets

Holiday Pet Safety: 7 Things to Keep Away from Pets

The holidays are an exciting yet stressful time for everyone. It’s not uncommon to get so busy, tired, or just caught up in midst of the festivities to the point that your pet just isn’t top of mind. So before enjoying the holidays too much, understand that you’ll...

Our Best Halloween Safety Tips for Pets

Our Best Halloween Safety Tips for Pets

When your best friend runs around on four legs, Halloween can be an especially scary time of year. From chocolate to costume malfunctions, knowing how best to deal with Halloween pet safety can ensure that any nightmares don’t become real — even if you live on Elm...

How to Know When You Need Emergency Pet Care

How to Know When You Need Emergency Pet Care

If you’re like most pet owners, your pet — whether it’s a purebred British Shorthair cat or a rescue dog — is your best friend. In fact, for many, a pet is more than a friend: it’s a life-long companion and another member of your family. Knowing just how important...

eNewsletter Signup

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Archive