6 Tips for Caring for Your New Puppy

Bringing a puppy into your home is one of the most enjoyable experiences you can have. Filled with energy, the pup will bring laughter and happiness, quickly transforming into your best friend. But, you have to understand that the puppy has particular needs, especially in terms of health and safety. Here are a few useful tips on how to care for your furry friend.

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7 Tips for Keeping Your Dog Safe and Warm This Winter

Winter in Vermont means snow days, bone-chilling wind gusts and sub-zero temperatures. As pet owners, our priority is keeping our furry companions safe––in all weather, winter included. My little rescue dog is a Southern belle and frigid temperatures are not high on her happy list. Being as this was our first winter together, I sought to prepare us both for the frigid months ahead.  

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How to Prevent Tick Bites and Lyme Disease in Dogs

It’s time to rejoice! Spring is finally in the air after a frigid winter. We love our skiing and snowboarding here in Vermont but we’ve had enough of winter. Along with birds chirping and flowers blooming, spring is also the start of tick season in the northeast and other coastal areas.

It’s for that reason April is “Prevent Lyme Disease in Dogs” month. It’s a chance for pet parents to learn more about the dangers of tick bites.

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