Going for a walk in New York City with your toddler will likely present many opportunities to interact with dogs on the sidewalk. In this guest blog by ASPCA staff member Julie Sonenberg, Julie discusses the best ways for toddlers to safely approach dogs on the sidewalk.
Has your child ever interacted with or helped care for a classroom pet? ASPCA staff member Kathleen Makolinski’s son, Charlie, has had the opportunity to provide care for a variety of classroom pets including a bearded dragon, a turtle, a betta fish, African clawed frogs, finches and gerbils.
Summer travel season is in full swing, and we think family trips are always more fun when you bring your furry friends along. If you’re planning to hit the road this summer with your pets in tow, be sure to check out these travel safety tips before you go.
Here’s this week’s roundup of items for the whole family (pets, too!) in the ASPCA Online Store and from our partners. Each purchase will support the ASPCA’s life-saving work for animals across the country.
Making plans for a family outing this weekend? If you’re in the New York City area, you can join Disney Junior’s Jake and Sofia on Friday, July 25 for the next stop on the Pirate and Princess Power of Doing Good Tour.
Meet Erin: her house is home to a multispecies family, including a bird, a dog and a toddler. In this guest blog, Erin shares her experiences managing her family’s sometimes hectic lifestyle, while having a blast in the process.