Road Trip Vacations More Often Include Furry Family Members

Road Trip Vacations More Often Include Furry Family Members Let’s face it, the world as we know it has changed since the onset of COVID-19. One thing that hasn’t changed is a human’s need for stress relief in the form of a vacation. In the midst of a worldwide pandemic, civil unrest, and more changes […]

What Will They Do When You’re Gone?

You cannot leave money directly to your pet but there are several ways to make sure they will still be cared for. According to Nolo.com, these are your primary options. What Will They Do When You’re Gone? Byline Although we probably don’t think about it too often, our pets can get diabetes just like us. […]

When Your Pet Can’t Pee

When Your Pet Can’t Pee Have you heard of a cat, or less frequently a dog, who can’t pee? This may sound funny, but it is an emergency situation! Much like in humans, animal bladders are connected to their kidneys via ureters. Unfortunately, also like humans, our pets can get blockages in their urinary tracts that […]

Are Your Houseplants Pet-Safe?

Dogs and cats eat LOTS of things they shouldn’t! We’re approaching fall, and outdoor gardening season is about over. Do you garden indoors to keep your spirits up during the winter? If so, it’s important to know which popular houseplants are safe for your fur kids, and which ones spell trouble. Some of the œno-nos […]

Are You Ready for a Fire?

Do You Have a Plan for ALL of Your Family in the Event of a Fire? Have you or a loved one ever gone through a structure fire? Do you worry about what would happen if one broke out in your home? Having a concrete disaster plan in place can make a huge difference in […]

Is That Dog In The Hot Car Going To Die?

Is That Dog In The Hot Car Going To Die? You park at the grocery store to run in for some milk. You happen to look in the car next to you and you see a dog inside. It’s 80 degrees outside. The windows may or may not be cracked. The car may or may […]

Benefits of Senior Pets and How to Care for Them

Here at Ellie’s Rainy Day Fund we love pets of all shapes and sizes but this month we want to give some special attention to a very important group of pets”senior pets. While we love puppy breath and kitten cuddles, there are a lot of benefits to adopting or owning a senior pet that include: […]

Are You and Your Pet Ready for Their Surgery?

Are You and Your Pet Ready for Their Surgery? Your vet says your fur kid needs surgery! Does that make you nervous? That’s OK, you’re not alone. Whether it’s for a routine dental cleaning or spay/neuter, or something more complex like tumor removal or exploratory surgery, there are some steps you can take to better […]

Are You and Your Pet Ready for Their Surgery?- OLD

Are You and Your Pet Ready for Their Surgery? Your vet says your fur kid needs surgery! Does that make you nervous? That’s OK, you’re not alone. Whether it’s for a routine dental cleaning or spay/neuter, or something more complex like tumor removal or exploratory surgery, there are some steps you can take to better […]