Blue-green algae alert: Be careful with your dogs when swimming or cooling down.

Minnesota’s extended stretch of hot weather has prompted a warning about toxic blue-green algae.

The algae gathers on the surface of the water and is known to kill dogs if they drink enough of it. It can also cause rashes and respiratory problems for people. Be aware of the potential for trouble, and make sure […]

It’s hot outside, and pets need to cool off, too. Pet owners in the Washington, D.C. area who are without power are bringing their pets to clinics and hotels in an effort to get them out of the heat. Some additional ideas to help keep pets cool.

Additional tips for keeping your pet cool: