Category Archives: Dog Safety

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
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

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

QUICK ACTION MAY SAVE YOUR PET’S LIFE – Create a Plan Just in Case Your Pet is Poisoned

QUICK ACTION MAY SAVE YOUR PET’S LIFE – Create a Plan Just in Case Your Pet is Poisoned

By Kathleen Rodgers   Many pet poisonings can be avoided through diligence, but sometimes accidents just happen. What do you do if you suspect that your cat or dog has ingested a poisonous substance?  This is a question that is frequently asked by pet parents to their pet sitters. Several pet poison control hotlines exist… Continue Reading

DOG FOOD RECALL – FROMM FAMILY FOODS RECALLS 3 OF ITS CANNED DOG FOODS

DOG FOOD RECALL – FROMM FAMILY FOODS RECALLS 3 OF ITS CANNED DOG FOODS

Lots of Fromm Gold Chicken Pate Dog Food, Fromm Gold Chicken and Duck, and Fromm Gold Salmon and Chicken Pate have recently been voluntarily recalled since they may contain elevated levels of vitamin D. Check for the following product that was shipped to distributors from December 2015 and February 2016. Fromm Gold Chicken Pate Dog Food… Continue Reading