Monthly Archives: June 2014

Summer Heat Can be Deadly for Pets!

Each year, heat stroke kills more people in the U.S. than hurricanes, tornados and floods, combined. Summer heat is even more dangerous to our pets! When humans perspire, evaporative cooling occurs on most of our skin surface. Dogs and cats, … Continue reading

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Cocoa Mulch Caution!

With gardening season in full swing, mulch is being spread everywhere. Cocoa bean mulch is an attractive, natural ground cover and fertilizer. It also tastes good to dogs! Unfortunately, it has the same substances found in chocolate – which can … Continue reading

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Backyard Poultry

by Molly Puzzo Dogs and cats are wondurfurrrl….but if you are unable to keep these fuzzy friends and still want animal companionship, why not birds? Several CAH staff members share their homes with birds, such as ducks and chickens. One … Continue reading

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