"The Radiated Tortoise is a relatively large species of Tortoise, natively found on the island of Madagascar. Although having evolved in similar environments to other star-patterned Tortoises from around the tropics, the Radiated Tortoise has more striking and complex markings than those of the Indian Star Tortoise, for example. The Radiated Tortoise is also known … Continue reading Endangered Species of the Week: Radiated Tortoise
With the approaching holiday we wanted to talk about 4th of July safety as it concerns your pets. Independence Day is one holiday that can have many negative effects on animals -from the anxiety caused by fireworks, to upset stomach due to stolen BBQ treats. There are several precautionary measures you can take in order … Continue reading Happy Independence Day!
Summertime is here! Which means hiking, camping, and a number of other outdoor activities are on everyone's agenda - which brings an increased risk of running into wildlife predators, such as rattlesnakes. We have had a number of phone calls inquiring about the rattlesnake vaccine, and so we wanted to take this opportunity to talk … Continue reading Rattlesnake Vaccine: The Why-not’s
Now that the temperatures are climbing, we wanted to emphasize how important it is to be aware of the dangers of leaving your pets in a locked car, and the consequences you as an owner can suffer by doing so! "In many states there are no hard-and-fast rules on the legality of leaving a dog … Continue reading The Heat is On!