5 Ways to Help Pets Have a Fun and Safe Halloween

5 Ways to Help Pets Have a Fun and Safe Halloween

Fears & Anxieties, Holidays

What scares pets at Halloween? It’s not the specter of too much chocolate but it can be ghosts, jack-o-lanterns and giant inflatable spiders (those scare us, too). People—or other animals—in costume, flickering carved pumpkins, and spooky décor can frighten pets who aren’t prepared for them. Help protect them from or prepare them for the following […]

What’s a PVP? An Expert Explains

What’s a PVP? An Expert Explains

Fears & Anxieties, Vet Visits

If you have a dog or cat who is fearful, anxious, or stressed during veterinary visits, the veterinary team may have recommended that you give your pet a PVP, or pre-visit pharmaceutical. These are medications that may be used in addition to training or behavior or environmental modifications to treat fear, anxiety, or stress associated […]