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FREE UPCOMING ANIMAL VACCINATIONS BY WARDS

FREE UPCOMING ANIMAL VACCINATIONS BY WARDS

Organized By: DC’s Department of Health, Animal Division
 
The morning clinics are usually 8:30am -1:00pm The afternoon clinics are from 1:00pm-4:00pm
  • First come first served.
  • There is a small tent for the cats.
  • Please bring vaccination certificates/papers if you have them.

Date of Event: April 27th

Ward 1- Kalorama Park, 1865 Kalorama Rd. NW
 
Ward 2- Garrison Elementary, 1200 S St. SW
 

Date of Event: May 4th

Ward 3- Newark St. Dog Park, 39th & Newark St. NW
 
Ward 4- Upshur Dog Park,4300 Arkansas Ave. NW
 

Date of Event: May 18th

Ward 5- Charles Young School, 26th & H St. NE
 
Ward 6- King Greenleaf Rec. Center, 201 N SW
 

Date of Event: June 1st

Ward 7- Kenilworth Elementary School, 1300 44th St., NE
 
Ward 8- Anacostia Rec. Center, 1800 Anacostia Dr. SE
Help Provide Health Care to NC Pets Who are Living in Tent Cities with Their Pet Parents!

Help Provide Health Care to NC Pets Who are Living in Tent Cities with Their Pet Parents!

A pet sitting colleague, Shannon Morrow, in NC shared the serious circumstances facing pet parents and their pets in North Carolina. It is definitely challenging but they are staying strong and trying to rebuild their lives. She turned me on to Paws and Claws Aid which is a nonprofit group associated with the Paws and Claws… Continue Reading

Making Sure Your Cat Stays Safe as You Celebrate Chanukkah!

Making Sure Your Cat Stays Safe as You Celebrate Chanukkah!

This evening begins Chanukkah which will end on December 20th.  As a Washington, DC pet sitter, I would like to encourage you to do a quick review so your pets have an enjoyable time during the festival of lights. CHOCOLATE, LATKES, & DONUTS, OH MY! Make sure the foods are placed where curious four footers… Continue Reading

How to Eat a Great Pie, Care for Animals, Help People & Get a Tax Deduction!

Yummmmmy, it is pie time. As a DC pet sitter, this is one of my favorite fundraising campaigns. Family and Friends bake your pies for Thanksgiving, you pick them up at a convenient location throughout the area, your guests or family loves them. In the meantime, other cool things happen: 1. If you choose one… Continue Reading

A Cat Accident Waiting To Happen That YOU Can Easily Prevent

A Cat Accident Waiting To Happen That YOU Can Easily Prevent

One of the six most preventable cat accidents is a feline injured when hiding in the washer or dryer. I noticed a rash of incidents on Facebook this summer where a kitty was injured when the machine was started while they were inside.  It is our worst nightmare! After a friend had a near miss… Continue Reading

Dog Treat Recall – Loving Pet Dog Treats

Dog Treat Recall – Loving Pet Dog Treats

Loving Pets is recalling certain snacks due to possible salmonella contamination due to a single finished ingredient obtained from a USA based supplier. Their product is created in small batches and the contamination was discovered by their internal quality assurance team. If you are in possession of the treats, return to the location where it… Continue Reading

Stylish DC Cats Who Go Outdoors Need to Wear This Vibrant Collar Cover.

Stylish DC Cats Who Go Outdoors Need to Wear This Vibrant Collar Cover.

As a DC catsitter, there is nothing more distressing than Kitty bringing me a beautiful songbird as a gift. In fact, on our local neighborhood Discussion Board, a neighbor made an announcement that he was picking up any cat entering his yard to protect the songbirds and taking it to the Humane Society. I suggest… Continue Reading

PET FOOD RECALL — Blue Buffalo is Voluntarily Recalling 17 Types of Divine Delights and Wilderness Trails Trays

PET FOOD RECALL — Blue Buffalo is Voluntarily Recalling 17 Types of Divine Delights and Wilderness Trails Trays

Pet sitters as well as pet parents need to be aware that Blue Buffalo has voluntarily recalled 17 of their  3.5  or 5 oz. Divine Delights and Wilderness Trails Trays due to the quality of the foil seals on the tops of the containers. At this point, there have been no reported pet illnesses due… Continue Reading