6 Tips to Avoid Winter Hazards for Your Pet

In Montana, we don’t mess around when it comes to cold weather. While we know what precautions we should take before venturing outdoors in the midst of winter, your pet likely needs additional help to stay safe when frigid temperatures hit. Follow these six tips to keep your furry friend comfortable while enjoying our winter [...]

Celebrating Earth Day With Pets: A Spotlight On Public Health

What comes to mind when you think of Earth Day? Images of children holding hands and running barefoot through green grass? A crystal blue ocean filled with leaping dolphins and whales? Or perhaps a bustling recycling plant overflowing with plastic bottles ready to be turned into sweaters and park benches? Public health probably isn’t the [...]

By |2019-01-14T06:26:51+00:00April 14th, 2016|Seasonal Pet Care, You & Your Pet|Comments Off on Celebrating Earth Day With Pets: A Spotlight On Public Health

The Sun, Bugs, and Pets: Making the Most of the Summer

Summer sun and fun means you and your pets are probably going to be spending a little time outdoors. Like most people, you are probably slathering on the sunscreen and bugspray to avoid the burns and bites of the season. But, if your pets are joining you, you may be wondering if they need protection, [...]

By |2019-01-14T06:28:29+00:00July 7th, 2015|Seasonal Pet Care, The Great Outdoors|Comments Off on The Sun, Bugs, and Pets: Making the Most of the Summer

The Best In Summer Fitness For Your Pet

Whether you have an interest in getting ready for the popular winter sport of skijoring, or you simply want to get outside in the summer sunshine, you and your pet are in for a special treat this summer. Billings – and all of Montana – has some pretty spectacular outdoor opportunities for everyone, and our [...]

By |2019-01-14T06:28:33+00:00June 22nd, 2015|Exercise Nutrition & Obesity, Seasonal Pet Care|Comments Off on The Best In Summer Fitness For Your Pet

Beat the Heat, Not the Other Way Around

Now that Summer is here, fun warm-weather activities for you and your pets abound. Long walks, chasing Frisbees, hiking, biking, swimming – the joys of summer exercise and play are hard to beat. Sadly, some otherwise healthy warm-weather fun may have unhealthy results for your pets if you aren’t paying attention. Not-so Fun in the [...]

By |2019-01-14T06:29:15+00:00May 18th, 2015|Pet Health & Wellness, Pet Safety, Seasonal Pet Care|Comments Off on Beat the Heat, Not the Other Way Around