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08 Jul 2013

The Meaning of Dog Barks

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Do you speak Canine or think you know what your dog is saying to you?   Follow the link below to a fun interactive and learn which bark is worse than a bite.

 

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/nature/meaning-dog-barks.html

Is your cat a “Pill” to pill?    Giving your cat medication shouldn’t leave you scratched, exhausted or frustrated.  Here’s a wonderful video with helpful tips for giving your cat a pill.

 

http://www.pethealthnetwork.com/video/how-give-your-cat-pill

Are you a dog person or a cat person?  Perhaps you adore both!  Find out how your personality relates to your choices.

http://pets.webmd.com/cats/ss/slideshow-truth-about-cat-people-and-dog-people

 

18 Jun 2013

Ways Pets Can Improve Your Health!

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There are many health benefits to having a furry friend!   A healthy and happy pets means a happy and healthy YOU!

http://pets.webmd.com/ss/slideshow-pets-improve-your-health

14 Jun 2013

June is “Adopt a Cat Month”!

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Spring has sprung and Summer is here…..bringing June which is Adopt a Cat Month!  Whether it be your local shelter or a Rescue Organization, open your heart and home to a new feline friend!

 

If you are looking for a sweet, older companion….come visit “Sootie”    “Sootie” is a charming older gentleman that loves attention.  He is up to date on vaccines and recently had a blood panel that showed his thyroid is overactive.  He needs a special diet to help control his thyroid problem; other than this he is healthy and happy. If you would be able to provide him a loving home, please contact Dr. Harper at 813-259-9698.  His special diet will be provided to his new owner free of charge long term.

 

11 Jun 2013

Litter Box Cleaning Tips!

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Find out how often you need to clean out your cat’s litter box.

http://bit.ly/XqxVRD

 

08 Jun 2013

Dog Swimming Safety Tips!

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Does your dog know how to swim? If not, be sure to read these safety tips before taking them for their first dip.

http://bit.ly/159eqjS

 

“Sootie” is a charming older gentleman that loves attention.

He is up to date on vaccines and recently had a blood panel that showed his thyroid is overactive.

He needs a special diet to help control his thyroid problem; other than this he is healthy and happy.

If you would be able to provide him a loving home, please contact Dr. Harper at 813-259-9698.

His special diet will be provided to his new owner free of charge long term.

World Vets, along with our friends at American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) and BlogPaws, are working together to send needed supplies to those affected by the tornado in Oklahoma. Donations can be made here: http://worldvets.donorshops.com/product/C5F9E70/helpanimalsimpactedbytheoklahomatornadoes.php

 

Dear Friends,

Davis Islands Dog Beach will be closed from starting June 1-Dec.1 by the authority of Tampa Parks and Recreation, for renovations. This includes the project to fix the adjacent boat launch and repair erosion caused by cruise liners at the dog beach. When completed, we will have a brand new park, including new sand, utilities, seating, fencing, and even an artificial reef! “Friends of Davis Islands Dog Parks” was not aware that the closure would be so long or when the project would occur, but after having conversations with the Planning Dept. of Parks and Recreation, realized the scope of their project, and are excited how it will, in the long term, benefit our dog beach. They have been gracious already and have replaced damaged fencing at the dry dog park as well.We understand that the dog beach closure is inconvenient, but when it reopens it will be safer, cleaner and better than ever, having an opportunity for a fresh start and hopefully keep it maintained and looking beautiful.The adjacent dry dog park will remain open and we will continue to make improvements to this park, including new signage for the kiosk and a pet memorial wall project.The City of Tampa Parks and Recreation has agreed to keep us informed with timing and details of the dog beach project here on out, so we thank you for your understanding and patience. Thank you all for your on going support.

Best Regards,

Friend of Davis Islands Dog ParksCarolyn Bigley/ Jenn Fadal

 


1 day ago

Pet of the Day: RALEIGH!

Raleigh is a four year American Staffordshire mix! She won first place at the "Mutt Derby" fundraiser race yesterday! Congratulations, sweet girl! 🥇

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2 days ago
Imagen: The White House's First Celebrity Dog | History | Smithsonian

It's Presidents' Day and we thought we'd share this fun fact with you. The 29th president, Warren Harding, had a dog named Laddie Boy. He loved his dog so much that he even threw Laddie Boy a ... See more

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6 days ago

Pet of the Day: GRIZZLY!

Grizzly is a nine year Pomeranian! He loves cheese and is always ready for a photo op! See you next time, sweet man! 🐻🏈💝

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