Are your kids heading back to school? For some pets, the sudden absence of a family member can trigger separation anxiety. As guest blogger Mary Dell Harrington’s daughter heads off to college, she plans to keep a watchful eye on the family dog, Moose, to ensure he doesn’t become anxious or sad.
With autumn just around the corner, the warm and sunny days of summer are drawing to a close. While summer has likely been a time of outdoor activities galore for your kids and pets, ASPCA guest blogger Keri Matthews shares her ideas for indoor activities during the cool and rainy days ahead.
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.
Does your dog love to swim? While many dogs enjoy a good paddle around the lake, others don’t feel comfortable in the water. Guest blogger Danielle Sullivan shares her family’s story of testing the waters with their two pups.
Is your child’s science class scheduled to participate in animal dissection? ASPCA guest blogger Sandy De Lisle discusses the options and alternatives to dissection available to elementary, middle and high school students.