7 Tips To Help You Keep Your Dog Cool

Posted by on Jun 30, 2017 in ,

7 Tips To Help You Keep Your Dog Cool

So many people would say summer is the best time to have a dog. It seems in the middle of winter, when it is freezing and snowing, no one wants to walk or play outside with a dog.  Summer on the other hand is fantastic.  Longer days and more sunshine – we feel like doing more so our dogs get to, also! While this time of the year may seem like a fun time for dogs there are some things to be concerned about.  Summer brings hot sun and hot temperatures.  Both are things...

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Holiday Safety Tips for your Pets

Posted by on Dec 15, 2014 in ,

Holiday Safety Tips for your Pets

I’m sure you have seen many articles about home safety, fire safety, toy safety etc. since it is Christmas time. However, I have two cats at home and I find myself googling pet safety during the holidays. It is important to know what decorations can be dangerous to your furry friends. My cats seem to think the statues in the Christmas village and the ornaments on the tree are put there only for their enjoyment. I’m sure all pet owners have this same problem. Let’s take a...

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Benefits of Adopting from Halfway Home Cat Rescue

Posted by on Feb 12, 2014 in ,

If you read our last blog  you know we are working to bring awareness this month to an organization that Michele Braidwood is involved with, Halfway Home Cat Rescue. Halfway Home Cat Rescue is a cat and kitten rescue and adoption group in the local area. What are the benefits of adopting from Halfway Home Cat Rescue you ask? Adopters are saving two lives- the life of the cat they are adopting and also the next cat that Halfway Home will have room for. It could also save a...

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Halfway Home Cat Rescue

Posted by on Feb 4, 2014 in ,

Halfway Home Cat Rescue

If you have been following Ross Insurance on our social media sites, then you know that we like to give our employees an opportunity to bring awareness to things that matter most to them. We love to get involved in the community and help out in any way we can so we are going to use the same approach this year. For the month of February we will work to bring awareness to an organization that Michele Braidwood is involved with: Halfway Home Cat Rescue. Some of you might...

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Guest Blog-Trupanion Pet Insurance: 7 Indoor Activities for Bored Pets

Posted by on Jan 15, 2014 in ,

Guest Blog-Trupanion Pet Insurance: 7 Indoor Activities for Bored Pets

Winter is in full swing and it is below freezing in some parts of the country which means our pets are likely not getting outside as much as they would like to. Being cooped up inside can lead to boredom and possibly weight gain for our dogs and cats, but fortunately we can still entertain and exercise our pets without leaving the warmth and comfort of our home. Here are seven ways you can make winter more fun for you and your pet. Hide and seek – some pets are...

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Pet First Aid Awareness Month

Posted by on Apr 12, 2013 in ,

April is “Pet First Aid Awareness Month” and those of you who own pets I’m sure you would do everything you can to keep your furry friends safe! The American Red Cross has declared April as Pet First Aid Awareness month to make sure pet owners are up-to-date on pet safety and what to do in an emergency. As we head into the warmer weather there are a few tips to keep in mind. Heat stroke is one of the most common problems pets face in the spring and summer. The inside of a...

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