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 […]
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 […]
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. Events include 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 10 Plantation Heritage Park, 1100 S. Fig Tree Lane, Plantation The fees are $25 for […]
For families thinking about adopting a pet rabbit, a free Bunny Basics workshop is offered in south Broward. Reservations are required for the free educational event 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. June 10, register online or by phone 954-266-6822 The workshop at Broward Humane Society in Dania Beach focuses on useful information, including rabbit behavior, housing, […]
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.