Pets

Pets

What to do if a dog attacks you

More than 4.5 million Americans are bitten by dogs each year. Here are some recommendations for protecting yourself if you're attacked by a dog and what to do after the attack has ended.

Pets

Be aware of this potential danger to your pet

Plastic bags, cans and jars can be a risk to your pet. These hidden dangers may cause cats and dogs to suffocate if they get their head caught in them. Remove packaged food from bags and cut them to prevent an animal from getting stuck.

This week's circulars

Pets

Check your chip

Several pets have been found in Middle Georgia recently that are actually microchipped but the chip was never registered with the company who can connect a lost pet with his family.

Pets

Perfect pet lineup

The Museum of Arts and Sciences is holding its 62nd annual Pet Show at Coliseum Northside Hospital on Sunday, April 22, 2018. A low-cost vaccine clinic will be part of it.

Pets

The show and shots

Central Georgia CARES is sponsoring a low cost vaccine clinic from 2-3:30 p.m. April 22, 2018, at Coliseum Northside Hospital in Macon, Ga., as part of the Museum of Arts and Sciences 62th annual Pet Show.

Pets

Do a spring checklist for your pet

Spring is a good time to get pets looked after. Start with a trip to the vet for their annual check up. Get all the required vaccines and tests and while you’re there get them microchipped.

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Pet of the week: Lexis

Looking for a pet to adopt in Macon, GA? Lexis, a 3-year-old dog bull mix, is up for adoption at the All About Animals shelter. Find more dogs, cats and other animals in Middle Georgia using this shelter list.

Pets

Pet of the week: Tiffani

Tiffani is a 4-year-old old female dog that weighs about 45 pounds and is available for adoption from Macon-Bibb County Animal Welfare.