Many of us are pulling out the Christmas decorations which can be very joyous and festive, however, if you have pets in the house, make sure the decorations don't become a danger to your beloved companions.
So, besides cats and dogs, what are the most popular pets in the US??
It's NATIONAL DAY OF GIVING!! Who can look into these beautiful eyes and not donate to your local animal shelter?? Make the call, make a donation and make an animal's life a little better. (You'll feel really good, too!)
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Have you recovered from Black Friday?
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Happy Thanksgiving FMP family!!! May you have exactly what you want to eat today!
With Thanksgiving 2 days away, the holiday season is getting into full swing with family gatherings, holiday parties and lots of other stuff our pets don't encounter during the rest of the year. Here's some great info on helping them cope with the strange creatures humans morph into this time of year!!!
Always great news to hear a shelter dog is adopted and even better when someone famous does it so more people find out it's possible!!
Winter is hitting parts of the country big time! Wild birds may not be "pets" as we think of them, however, they bring lots of pleasure as we sit in our warm homes watching them out the window. Plus they're a lot more visible now that the trees have lost their leaves. Here are some tips on what to feed to get the biggest crowd. Did you know birds need fruit??
Rochester, NY had it's first measurable snow today so we all need to be sure we take care of our pets appropriately. Even indoor pets can be negatively affected by dry interior heating. NO pet should be left outside for extended periods!!
Did you know there are health and emotional benefits from having a fish tank or aquarium? Check it out below!
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As we officially celebrate Veterans' Day in the US today, Follow My Pets is proud to highlight one of many incredible organizations that provide service dogs to vets for support as they return to civilian life. Below is a link to NEADS, however, there are many organizations working to train and provide these wonderful animals. Check out what might be available in your area and how you can help.
We LOVE our pets and the holiday season is upon us. Thanksgiving is less than 2 weeks away - YIKES! In addition to preparing for the festivities, we have to be aware that these people holidays can be stressful and downright dangerous for our beloved buddies. Be aware and keep your holidays happy for everyone!
Check out this link for more info: https://www.avma.org/public/PetCare/Pages/thanksgiving-pet-safety.aspx
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It's National Canine Lymphoma Awareness Day.
CLEAR – Canine Lymphoma Education Awareness and Research is dedicated to increasing awareness of canine lymphoma. Through education, we empower dog owners and through research, we look for a cure to this devastating disease. It is all about education and awareness, which is available in the award-winning documentary on canine lymphoma, My Friend: Changing the Journey
So yesterday was National Cook for Your Pets Day. Anyone make a feast for their loved ones? As we're more and more aware of additives in human and animal foods, many of us are doing just this to be sure our pets get what's best for them.
Bon Appetit! #CookforYourPetsDay
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Today is #NationalCatDay celebrated October 29th annually, #CatDay is the most popular holiday for #cats that encourages adoption and breaks the internet with cuteness! To honor this #meowful day, download and share a picture of your #cat on Follow My Pets® mobile app.
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