With the advent of the holiday season, Michigan pet owners will face another cold season—and it’s time to get prepared for it. Especially vulnerable are outdoor pets, as they have scant protection from the lower temperatures and the wind and snow.
While our pets may have some natural protection from the elements with their furry coats, they aren’t actually any more resistant to cold weather than their owners. The cold weather has an effect on every animal, but smaller animals with a lower body mass and thinner coats will be affected to a greater degree. Very young or very old animals are at similar risk, as their systems are less well equipped to deal with the temperature difference. (more…)
Pet Nanny owner Janet Conner recently attended the 14th annual, Compassionate Feast, at the Michigan League Ballroom in Ann Arbor. This fundraiser raised money for the Huron Valley Humane Society. The featured guest speaker was Jackson Galaxy popularly known as “The Cat Daddy”, and host, executive producer of Animal Planet’s long running hit show “My Cat from Hell.” Jan is a proud supporter of the Humane Society and is always looking to help animals in need. If you are looking for a pet sitter for your furry family loved ones call Pet Nanny today at 734-981-6108 or use our on-line contact form to learn more.