Beat The Heat!
It's warming up here in the Chicago Suburbs and that means it's time to be extra careful for our canine companions! The cool AC works great but you need to watch the temps outside before you take a nice long walk with fido. The 5 second rule is a great thing to keep in mind as you walk your pet! The five-second rule: Place the back of your hand on the pavement. If you cannot hold it for five seconds, it's too hot toRead More →
It’s so chilly!
Winter's cold air brings many concerns for responsible dog owners. Keep the following precautions in mind: Don't leave your dog outside in the cold for long periods of time. Wind chill makes days colder than actual temperature readings. Be attentive to your dog's body temperature, and limit its time outdoors. Adequate shelter is a necessity. Keep your dog warm, dry and away from drafts. Tiles and uncarpeted areRead More →