Today is National Pet Day, and we at PAHS make sure to take very good care of our office "pet" and therapy dog, Minnie. Minnie is very happy to work here and to accompany us on school and other site visits.
Read on about National Pet Day…
April 11 is National Pet Day. While loving our pets is something we do every day, National Pet Day encourages us to pay special attention to pets who may not get that extra attention. Helping out orphaned pet companions will improve their health and enhance their opportunities for adoption.
Sometimes their human companions aren’t well. Making sure their forever furry friends are receiving the best of care will help relieve stress and worry.
National Pet Day is an excellent time to do a few checks for your pets.
*Go through your furever family member’s toys. Throw away any items that are no longer safe.
*Maintain your pet-friendly home. Keep cords and toxins secure from your four-legged friends. This includes phone chargers.
*Verify when vaccinations are due and schedule an appointment to update if they are due.
*Check collars to ensure tags are secure and numbers are current. We sometimes forget to update this information when we move or change numbers.
HOW TO OBSERVE
Take supplies to those pets in shelters. Help a friend with pets who is recovering from an illness. Adopt a pet. Use #NationalPetDay on social media.