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2 Your Pet: Help Find a Home for Milton

 

2 Your Pet returns this week with Milton. 

Milton is just over a year old and has been living in a foster home. His foster mother says he is a great family pet and that he enjoys playing with all sorts of balls and toys. 

For more information on how you can adopt Milton, contact the Buffalo Animal Shelter at (716) 851-5694. 

Or you can email his foster mother Ruth at: buchholz122@roadrunner.com

 

Is Your Cat Getting the Right Balance of Nutrients?

Is Your Cat Getting the Right Balance of Nutrients?

(Welcome to our pet column, courtesy of Pet Connection Programs Inc. of Marilla. We post a new article each week, so be sure to check back on a regular basis!)

When it comes to nutrition, people and their feline family members aren't so different. At every stage of development, a diet balanced with the right mix of specific vitamins and nutrients is important for good health and well-being. From kittens to mature cats, providing the proper nutrition at every life stage will help your pet thrive. 

Help Keep Fleas Off Your Cat

Help Keep Fleas Off Your Cat

(Welcome to our pet column, courtesy of Pet Connection Programs Inc. of Marilla. We post a new article each week, so be sure to check back on a regular basis!)

Typically, when most pet owners protect an animal against fleas, they think of their dogs first. However, it is important to remember that cats need protection, too. With warmer weather here, many cats are spending more time outdoors, playing, resting or roaming the neighborhood. Such outdoor adventures leave them susceptible to exposure to fleas or other parasites.

"Tails on the Trails" Event will Benefit Pet Connection Programs Inc.

"Tails on the Trails" Event will Benefit Pet Connection Programs Inc.

Pet Connection Programs Inc., a maternity and special care animal shelter located in Marilla, will hold its seventh annual “Tails on the Trails” dog walk from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at the Como Lake Park Casino in Lancaster. Proceeds from the event will benefit the animal shelter, founded in 1984.

“We are always excited about Tails on the Trails as it brings out so many pet owners and their favorite four-legged friends to help the homeless animals at the shelter, and it also allows us to take in future rescues,” said Julie Garvey, president of Pet Connection Programs Inc.

Northtowns Pet Blog: 75 Reasons to Love Cats

Northtowns Pet Blog: 75 Reasons to Love Cats

When it comes to cats, there are an endless number of reasons to love them. Here are the 75 top reasons cats are some of the most lovable, wonderful, perfect creatures in the world!

 

Northtowns Pet Blog: Find the Right Pet Sitter for You and Your Pets

Northtowns Pet Blog: Find the Right Pet Sitter for You and Your Pets

Tips for conducting a professional pet sitter interview

 

Just as some people are “dog people” and others are “cat” or “bird” people, there’s no “one size fits all” when it comes to finding the right pet sitter to meet the specific needs of you and your pet.

Seven Tips for a Truly Pet-friendly Hotel Stay

Seven Tips for a Truly Pet-friendly Hotel Stay

(Welcome to our pet column, courtesy of Pet Connection Programs Inc. of Marilla. We post a new article each week, so be sure to check back on a regular basis!)

Let's face it, the last thing you want to do when heading out on the road is leave the furry family members behind. Comfort Inn hotels say they are no strangers to guests traveling with pets and offer the following tips to make your next stay at a pet-friendly hotel, truly pet-friendly:

1. Call ahead to double check pet policies and ask if a kennel is required to avoid any unpleasant surprises upon arrival.