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The Surprising Results of a Crash Test on Pet Travel Safety Products

Posted on: December 16, 2015 - No Comments

A recent pilot study indicates that despite marketing claims of safety, many pet booster seat and pet seat products tested were in fact unsafe. CPS CEO and founder goes as far as calling the results “a complete disaster.”

Tips for a Safe Thanksgiving with Pets

Posted on: November 23, 2015 - No Comments

Making sure the turkey is cooked in time is stressful enough. The last thing anyone wants on Thanksgiving is to deal with an emergency, especially one dealing with your pups!

Fire Safety Tips for Pets and Apartment Living

Posted on: July 15, 2015 - 1 Comment

Today, July 15, is National Pet Fire Safety Day. An estimated 500,000 pets are affected by fires each year and nearly 1,000 of those fires are started by the pets themselves. The goal of this day is to spread awareness about how pets can cause fires, how to prevent them, and what to do in the event of a fire emergency.

Victoria’s Tips for Keeping Your Dog Stress-Free Over the Holidays

Posted on: November 25, 2013 - 4 Comments

It's hard to believe that Thanksgiving is right around the corner. Christmas decorations are already lighting up homes and businesses, and I even ran into Santa Claus at the mall! The holidays are a wonderful time to spend time with family and friends, but they can also be a challenging time when you have pets. Anxious or reactive dogs are especially prone to stress during the holidays. Here are eight tips for keeping your dog safe and stress-free this holiday season.

Victoria on WGN Petcast Radio

Posted on: August 18, 2011 - 3 Comments

Victoria joined host and Positively Blogger Steve Dale on the WGN Radio's popular 'Petcast' radio show to discuss American Humane's Pet Meets Baby contest and safe dog-child handling. For more information about how to win free merchandise from Victoria in the Pet Meets Baby sweepstakes, click here. Listen to the interview: [mp3player width=250 height=50 config=fmp_jw_widget_config.xml Read More

Christmas Dangers to Our Pets

Posted on: December 23, 2009 - 1 Comment

With the Christmas holidays just around the corner please consider how your festive celebrations may affect your pets, so we can all enjoy a safe and happy Christmas and New Year together. Will you be spending your holidays at home or away? Leaving your pets at home will require the help of a responsible (and Read More