On Sale But Is It Safe: Top Paw Neoprene Reflective Life Jacket

This is the first of a new regular feature covering pet products that are on sale at the big chain stores

On sale at Petsmart: Top Paw® Neoprene Reflective Life Jacket Item: 36-28367 Regular price $34.99 to $54.99, On Sale for: $27.99 to $43.99

With Memorial Day weekend right around the corner, pools and beaches will begin opening. Many pets also take part in the water fun, though sometimes tragedy does occur. A recent safety trend is use of floatation vests on dogs that are allowed to swim.

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Disaster Preparedness Is For Pets Too!

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Natural and other disasters can strike unexpectedly and it’s important to be prepared. Though many families have set up plans for emergencies, they can often forget to include the furriest family members: the pets. When emergencies do strike, pet parents can be left in a panic over what to prioritize for their pets or what to do if they become separated.

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Animal Rescue Air Transport

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Natural and other types of disasters often result in pets being separated from their families. Unfortunately, this can often result in pets ending up lost or abandoned with rescue operations their only hope for survival. As we near National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day, I thought this would be a good time to take a closer look at one organization that helps facilitate uniting rescue dogs with a new home and family.

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Stifle Joint Surgery

Part two of two. Part two discusses modern treatment options available to pet parents.

With the basic anatomical issues covered, it is time to explore what treatment/surgical options are available to pet parents to alleviate stifle joint problems.

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Knee (stifle joint) Injuries

Part one of two. Part one discusses basic anatomy, part two covers modern treatment options available to pet parents.

The sports pages are littered with athletes who have suffered some type of knee injury and many of us know a friend or relative who has done so. Did you know that similar injuries can befall your cat or dog, even if they are not “athletes?”

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