Sidewalk Salt

We’re getting into the freeze-thaw-freeze part of the year, and that means sidewalk salt. This can irritate your pets’ paws, or make them sick if they ingest it. When you take them out walking, please protect their skin and keep them from eating the ice or snow.

Is there really a “safe” ice melt? […]

Ice Melts around Pets – from Pet Poison Helpline.

Is there really a “safe” ice melt?

By: Caley Chambers, 2015 DVM Candidate University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine Extern, Pet Poison Helpline

This is the author’s dog, “Maddie,” a 5 year old female golden doodle. Winter is one of “Maddie’s” favorite seasons. Her favorite outdoor winter activity is to bury her face […]