Many of you may have noticed a lot of mosquitoes this year in our valley. Actually, every year we seem to have an increase in population. Standing or stagnant water is a breeding ground for mosquitoes. Those backyard fish ponds, swimming pools that are not treated, landscape run off. All these lead to the increase […]
It’s October and HALLOWEEN is quickly approaching. I don’t know about you, but it is one of my favorite times of year. You have probably been thinking long and hard about what to wear to that party. Also, you have to get the kids to dressed up and take them trick-or-treating. You have decorated your house […]
Hi Everyone – Sorry have not posted for a while. The summer was very busy and left no time for me to be posting on facebook or blogging . I want to thank all my devoted clients for keeping me so busy this summer. When the rush died down, my husband and I were able to take a […]
The Los Angeles Daily News has reported that some employers are offering pet insurance to their employees. Chipotle Mexican Grill is one of a growing number of companies that discount and subsidize pet insurance as a perk to workers. According to the article, “The nation’s oldest and largest pet insurer, Veterinary Pet Insurance, offers policies […]
As the fourth of July approaches, I would just like to remind everyone to safeguard their pets. The loud noise of the fireworks scare dogs especially. The best thing to do is to keep your dogs and cats indoors with you. If you cannot be home with them, then turn on a TV or radio […]
A new study looks at the similarities between babies and dogs. Here’s part of the article from The Christian Science Monitor: Treating our dogs like our babies might, it turns out, be somewhat reasonable. A new study has found that the relationship between dogs and their owners is similar in character to that between parents and their babies. […]
Zookeepers Pet Sitting has just started a blog. Please come and join us. We will be blogging some of the latest news, health and educational tips, as well as some fun little antedotes. .