Q: My 10 month old puppy refuses to get into the car on his own. I have to lift him up, and he is getting too big to continue with this method. Once he's in, he's fine and likes to ride with me. Anything I can do to change this?
SAN JOSE, Calif. - Every July 4, Augie, a 4-year-old Chihuahua mix, would go into freak-out mode. He trembled. He refused to eat, sleep or let anyone pick him up. His owners tried giving him Xanax for his fireworks phobia.
Two kittens are being sought in Middle Georgia after they went missing as their families were evacuating during the approach of Hurricane Matthew. One got loose in Centerville and the other near Ocmulgee East Boulevard in Macon.
Ghosts and goblins intended to look scary may actually be frightening to your pet. Take extra care to prevent a stressed out pet that may get spooked and run away. Keep your pet at home or confined this Halloween.
A family from Savannah, GA, is asking for help finding Reese’s, a cat that went missing when they were evacuating from Hurricane Matthew. Robin Sanford said the tortoiseshell calico escaped from her harness and ran into the woods when they stopped at a Texaco gas station on Ocmulgee East Boulevard in Macon.
AC Pup says this is his favorite time of the year. It’s also a time of year that special care needs to be given to make sure your pets stay safe and healthy. One of the first things to do is to get new ID tags for your pet/s.
Properly securing your animals in a vehicle when traveling may help prevent them from getting hurt or running away during an accident. They should be secured to the vehicle with a harness or in a crate that’s secured to the vehicle.