Pets

Adoptable Dogs in Sanford

Adoptable Dogs in Sanford - August 17 (Fri) - Walmart on 1930 Main Street in Sanford, 04073 opens it's doors to the AWS Mobile Adoption Team from 10am - 1pm for a donation drive sponsored by Purina and Nestle. For more information, call Animal Welfare Society at 985-3244 (www.animalwelfaresociety.org).

Summer Concerns for Dogs....Fireworks, Going to Camp and more!

Summer Concerns for Dogs....Fireworks, Going to Camp and more!

Summer is upon us and, if you have a new puppy or older dog, there are a few things to consider when planning for fun in the sun.  Here are some tips and suggestions to consider when including Fido in your plans...

Taking Your Dog to An Outdoor Event:  Backyard BBQs, block parties and get-togethers with family and friends sometimes include an invitation to “bring your dog!”  If you choose to do so, be sure you plan ahead so that things go smoothly.  Always consider a public event as a training opportunity for your dog.  Wear your treat pouch and load it with delicious tidbits your dog loves.  Keep your pup on a leash so you have control over him at all times.  Here at our puppy school, we teach our customers to step on their puppy’s leash when people approach.  This way, the pup can’t jump on people who want to interact