Blog Archive – Page 2 of 15 – Florida Animal Friend

8 Ways You Can Support Cats and Dogs in Shelters

Animal shelters are always in need of support. If you’re an animal lover, or if a cat or dog looks to you as their human, you can help. From volunteering and fostering to donating blankets, food, supplies, or money to your local shelter or rescue organization, you can make a difference in the lives of … Continued

Tips From Florida Animal Friend: Pet Heat Safety in Florida

Summertime means hot weather and humid conditions. For pet owners in Florida, it means keeping your furry friend safe from the heat. Whether you have a cat or dog, there are different things for pet owners to keep in mind, especially if your pet goes outside regularly. But it’s also important to be mindful of … Continued

Estate Planning for Pets – Is That Really a Thing?

About Author: Peggy R. Hoyt, J.D., M.B.A., B.C.S, The Law Offices of Hoyt & Bryan Email: Peggy@HoytBryan.com   Planning for your four-legged loved ones can be just as challenging as planning for your two-legged loved ones. A typical question is, “Do I need a trust or a will?” The answer is, “It depends.” When estate … Continued

Tips for Pet Care: How To Prepare Your Home For Your New Pet

Are you thinking about adopting a new pet? Congratulations! Bringing a new furry friend into your home is always an exciting experience. But before you begin your search for an amazing forever friend, there are some things you need to do to answer the questions, “What pet will complement my lifestyle, how should I prepare … Continued

Tips to Successfully Train Your Dog

Caring for your dog is a big responsibility, and learning how to be a responsible pet owner takes a little time. At Florida Animal Friend, one of the best tips for pet owners we have is to train your dog. Your dog depends on you for food, shelter, love and affection, and just like humans, … Continued