Public Health Concerns
are a number of dangers to small pets that are seasonal in nature. This
doesn't necessarily mean that these things are dangerous only at
certain times of the year. It just means that they occur more often
around certain holidays, during specific seasons, when the weather
tends to be a certain way, etc. The following articules are
designed to keep you informed about some of the current seasonal
concerns you should take into account to keep your pet(s) safe.
Most people know that chocolate is toxic to small pets, but not everyone knows that some types of chocolate are more dangerous than others.
Many automotive liquids and cleaning supplies are dangerous (and even fatal) for pets, but antifreeze is one of the most commonly ingested by animals.
Cold weather brings a host of potential problems for not just pets that live mostly outdoors, but also those that live indoors.