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Household dangers to your pet

Author: Nancy Werteen, Anchor / Reporter, Nancy.Werteen@wfmz.com If you have a dog at home you know that dogs aren’t exactly discriminating when it comes to eating. In fact, most dogs will eat just about anything. And that can be a problem. Did you know that there are... READ MORE

Pit bull in Allentown found beaten by hatchet

From afar, a young pit bull looks like any other playful pup, but up close, it more resembles the dog of Frankenstein. “I suspect somebody took something like a hatchet, potentially to knock her out,” said veterinarian Elena Sawickij of the Allentown Animal Clinic.... READ MORE

National Dog Biscuit Day

National Dog Biscuit Day is Tuesday, February 23, so celebrate your best friend with a special treat! Biscuits are a good way to reward and train your pet, but in moderation. Be sure to check calorie content of their treats and incorporate them into your pet’s dietary... READ MORE

November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month

Senior pets end up in shelters for a variety of reasons. They are often thought of as “problem pets” but in fact they lose their homes for a variety of reasons. Often senior pets end up in shelters because they were the pets of elderly people who died, or had to move... READ MORE

Halloween Safety and Your Pet

Trick or treat! Halloween is almost upon us and goblins and witches will be going door to door chanting that age-old expression. Children running through neighborhoods, squeals of laughter, doorbells ringing, candies and chocolate, and costumes. Halloween is such a... READ MORE