Holiday Safety with PetLink in 2020

Author: Lauren Piandes

The holidays are fast approaching and 2020 is finally ending! While the festivities might be quieter than normal, you may still choose to get in the spirit with the people you live with or with those in your social bubble. Even small celebrations could be hazardous to pets, so here are some ways that you […]

Halloween Safety Tips for Your Pet During COVID-19

Author: Kathy Pobloskie

2020 has been a year for the history books. There have been many indescribable challenges but there has also been a silver lining to the cloud of the COVID-19 pandemic. Stay at home orders have given pet parents the opportunity to spend a lot of time with their pets, deepening their bond and cementing their […]

How Pet Owners Can Celebrate Check the Chip Day! (August 15th)

Author: Lauren Piandes

Check the Chip Day is August 15th and it is our favorite day of the year! There are steps you can take to ensure your pet’s microchip is doing its job properly. The most important of these are:   For a microchip to get a found pet home, it is important to register the pet […]

August 15th is Check the Chip Day, Are You Ready?

Author: Lauren Piandes & Steve Wilcox

In a study done by AAHA, it showed 1 in 3 pets will go missing during their lifetime. The same study also found most lost pets have no identification, collar tag or microchip, when found. Take advantage of “Check the Chip Day” by creating a microchipping promotion and drive revenue while getting more pets protected. […]

Keeping Pets Safe on the 4th of July

Author: Lauren Piandes
Category: Holidays, Pet Safety

Can you believe it is almost July? This time of year can be especially scary for our furry friends. In our experience at PetLink, July 4th is our busiest day for lost pets in the whole year. Although the United States is still amid COVID-19, this will likely not stop folks in your area from […]

Pet Safety Tips for Halloween

Author: Kathy Pobloskie
Category: Holidays, Pet Safety

Halloween can be either fun or frightening for your pets.  A little forethought and preparation can ensure that your pet family is safe during the Halloween festivities in your home and community.    Costumes, Parties and Parades First and foremost, even if your pets are going to be wearing costumes,  keep a well-fitting collar with […]

National Check the Chip Day – August 15th

Author: Kathy Pobloskie
Category: Holidays

August 15th is National Check the Chip Day!   Many people either adopt or purchase an animal with a microchip implanted or have it done at their local vet or shelter but then don’t give it another thought.  That would be like purchasing a car and then never checking the oil.  Microchips DO require some attention […]

Responsible Pet Ownership Month – Ten Tips to Help Keep Your Pets Safe

Author: Kathy Pobloskie
Category: Holidays, Pet Safety

February is nationally recognized as “Responsible Pet Ownership Month”.   Responsible pet ownership includes taking steps to prevent your dog or cat from going missing or being safely recovered if they are lost.   Here are ten tips to help you be a responsible pet owner:   Know and follow all local animal ordinances in your […]