Island Paws: Blog Channelhttp://islandpaws.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/155000/155370/thumb_ip.jpgIsland Pawshttp://islandpaws.comen-USCopyright 2017, Island PawsWed, 26 Jul 2017 16:39:27 -0400Wed, 26 Jul 2017 16:39:27 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comNotice: Leaving Dogs in Hot Cars is Against the Law!blog_301611500177600http://islandpaws.com/blog/article/30161/notice-leaving-dogs-in-hot-cars-is-against-the-lawLeaving Dogs in hot cars is against the law here in Florida: If you see an animal in a car exhibiting signs of heat stress,call your local animal care and control agency or police department immediately and take the following steps: Get the vehicle's tage number and enter the nearest store or business to request an emergency announcement be made about a pet left in a hot car.BlogsSun, 16 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400Why It's Important Not to Leave Your Pets in the Car During Hot Summer Monthsblog_406531498896000http://islandpaws.com/blog/article/40653/why-its-important-not-to-leave-your-pets-in-the-car-during-hot-summer-monthsIt can be deadly to leave a pet in a car during the summer, even if a day seems cool, it's only a few minutes time or the pet seems fine.BlogsSat, 01 Jul 2017 04:00:00 -0400How to Stop Your Dog From Bullying Other Dogsblog_495851497772800http://islandpaws.com/blog/article/49585/how-to-stop-your-dog-from-bullying-other-dogsDogs are social animals that are most comfortable with companionship, but that doesn't mean that all dogs naturally get along. It can be embarrassing and even dangerous when a dog becomes a bully, but fortunately there are ways a responsible pet owner can correct their dog's bullying behavior.BlogsSun, 18 Jun 2017 04:00:00 -0400Flea blog_425061496289600http://islandpaws.com/blog/article/42506/flea-tick-prevention-for-petsIs your pet starting to scratch a lot? Do they seem bothered or irritated for unknown reasons? Chances are during this time of the year; your pet has encountered fleas or ticks.BlogsThu, 01 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400Is The Swimming Pool Safe For Your Pets? blog_222741494921600http://islandpaws.com/blog/article/22274/is-the-swimming-pool-safe-for-your-pets-The pool is a great place for your family and pets to spend their summers. It's the perfect solution to cooling down, soaking up some sun, and having lots of fun. However, like with small children, your dog can potentially be at risk of getting hurt if not properly supervised.BlogsTue, 16 May 2017 04:00:00 -0400Poisonous Plants for Petsblog_480981492329600http://islandpaws.com/blog/article/48098/poisonous-plants-for-petsPet owners take great care to feed their pets a healthy, nutritious diet (with an occasional treat, of course! But do you know there are many potentially toxic, even lethal, plants lurking around our homes that are dangerous to pets)BlogsSun, 16 Apr 2017 04:00:00 -0400Clean Your Pet's Teeth at Homeblog_479551491033600http://islandpaws.com/blog/article/47955/clean-your-pets-teeth-at-homeA clean, healthy mouth is safer and more comfortable for your pet than tooth decay, chipped or broken teeth, swollen gums or painful mouth infections. Fortunately, it is easy to clean your pet's teeth at home to prevent many dental problems.BlogsSat, 01 Apr 2017 04:00:00 -0400Should You Be Changing Your Pet’s Food Regularly?blog_470501489651200http://islandpaws.com/blog/article/47050/should-you-be-changing-your-pets-food-regularlyOnce your pet becomes all grown up and it starts to enjoy the same kind of good quality food, there's nothing else that needs to be done, right? Sure, Purina Dog Chow is going to be on the menu for a long time since its affordable, and my pet likes it. However, this is far from the truth.BlogsThu, 16 Mar 2017 04:00:00 -0400Introducing Your Puppy to Your Dogsblog_470491488358800http://islandpaws.com/blog/article/47049/introducing-your-puppy-to-your-dogsIf you've ever ventured to the doggy park, you've seen how antsy dogs can get when encountering one another for the first time. This is entirely understandable and normal for random encounters, but what about introducing a new puppy to the dogs you already have?BlogsWed, 01 Mar 2017 04:00:00 -0500Dental Care Tips for Your Petblog_266311485950400http://islandpaws.com/blog/article/26631/dental-care-tips-for-your-petHealthy teeth and gums are essential for all pets, from chewing and eating to grooming, defense and clean breath. With just a few steps, pet owners can keep their pet's mouth healthy and avoid a range of unpleasant and dangerous health issues that result from poor dental care.BlogsWed, 01 Feb 2017 07:00:00 -0500