Fun activities for dogs and people, dog adoptions from pet rescue organizations and pet-theme vendors are featured at Doggie Palooza, a popular event in Plantation. The event is 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. January 27 at the dog park, 6600 SW 16th St., Plantation 33317. The fee for people is $2, which goes to a select pet rescue […]
Inexpensive rabies shots for Broward pets are offered at occasional events, usually at public parks and libraries, presented by Broward animal department Rabies shots and microchips are only for pets belonging to Broward residents. In other years, microchips were an extra fee. They’re being offered for free this year with purchase of rabies shot and tag. […]
Wonderful pets are awaiting amazing families in Broward shelters. As an extra incentive, shelters occasionally waive adoption fees, and offer discounts. If you are interested in adopting a furry friend, you might want to nab an extra deal. Use the extra money to buy yummy treats. Broward Animal Care & Adoption, 2400 SW 42nd St., Fort Lauderdale […]
Loud, booming Fourth of July festivities are fun for people. Not so much for animals, including our furry best friends. The Humane Society of the United States and other animal advocacy organizations issue Independence Day tips for happy and safe pets. Keep pets indoors, away from fireworks, loud noises and flashing lights. Leave a TV or radio on. Read […]
For folks with pets, Broward animal officials issued safety tips for our animal pals during Thanksgiving feasts. Actually, these tips are wonderful reminders any time. Secure garbage indoors and outdoors to prevent pets and other animals from ingesting potentially dangerous substances, including food wrapping, aluminium foil and table scraps. Feed your pet his regular food as usual. Do not feed […]
Residents of specific regions in Broward are eligible to spay and neuter felines for free. The offer from Broward County Animal Care and the Humane Society of Broward is intended to reduce overpopulation of cats and kittens. The free neutering is for residents of zip codes 33009, 33023, 33025, 33314, 33317, 33325, 33021, 33024, 30060, […]
Rabies vaccinations and other pet vaccines are offered at inexpensive prices by a non-profit organization in north Broward. Rabies vaccines are $10 and prices for other assorted services vary at the occasional events, which include 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. April 11, April 25 and May 16 at 6350 W. Atlantic Blvd, Margate. The vaccinations are provided by […]
Looking for some inexpensive holiday gifts for your four-legged friends? Patti Roth shares some ideas for low-cost presents for pets.