your pet and fireworks

Fireworks & Your Pet

Fireworks always mark celebration. Across the globe it is considered a tradition to light fireworks at the start of a new year. Fireworks are beautiful and exciting for most, but it is important to consider the impact they have on pets.

Leia-December 2020 Featured Pet

December 2020 Featured Pet of the Month

Leia is a very low maintenance dog who loves laying in the sun just as much as she loves laying in her bed. She is housebroken and rarely barks unless she is hungry. Leia walks well on a leash. When it comes to her furry friends, she can be selective. Her friend will need to be the same activity level as her and respect that she is large and in charge. As for cats, she generally has no interest in them and probably couldn’t catch a cat if she tried.

First Pet at Christmas Time

Giving Pets for Christmas

Puppies for Christmas have always been coined as a romantic staple or a child’s dream come true. However, many people do not understand the responsibility that you bestow on someone when you give them the gift of an animal.

Pets during thanksgiving

Pet-Safe Thanksgiving

We know you love your furry friends and don’t want them to miss out on any of your family traditions. However, it is important to know what you can and cannot feed your pets this holiday. It is crucial to know these as well as to inform your guests. A lot of foods that are part of your Thanksgiving tradition can make your pet sick or even be deadly.

October Pet of the Month HSSLC

October 2020 Featured Pet of the Month

Diamond is a Terrier, Pit Bull mix. She is 6 years old. Diamond came to us from what seems to be a loving home. Her BFF fell on hard times and could no longer afford to take care of her. Diamond does not understand that yesterday she was in that loving home and today she is in our shelter without her BFF. She tells you this with her actions.