Portland summers bring beautiful clear skies, hot outdoor fun, and a myriad of ways to enjoy the sunshine with your furry family members. Find out about a few additional hazards that come with the summer season.
Every year on Independence Day, many families experience pet emergencies. The celebration and festivities can cause several hazards to pets that can not only be distressing to them, but also harmful. Loud noises from exploding fireworks, unfamiliar guests, as well as fire hazards and holiday food can result in stress and injury to pets.
As we approach the warmer summer months, DoveLewis sees an increase in wildlife cases. Thanks to our donor-funded Stray Animal & Wildlife Program, we are able to cover the cost of providing emergency care for thousands of wildlife each year.
When you normally think of weather safety with your pets, you may naturally think of leaving animals in hot cars during summer. But did you know that cold weather also poses a serious threat to your animal's wellbeing?