Monthly Archives: April 2020

Socializing Your Puppy While Social Distancing

With coronavirus requiring social distancing between humans, new puppy owners are finding it harder to make sure their puppy learns about the great big world. But it is possible to provide your puppy with much-needed experiences even while you’re social … Continue reading

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Celebrating Earth Day With Your Pet

In the spirit of Earth Day, we wanted to share 6 tips with you to keep your pet “earth-friendly” on Earth Day. 1. Use Biodegradable Dog Waste Bags Plastic grocery bags are a terrible bag to use, as they are … Continue reading

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Coronavirus and Your Pets

At Tampa Bay Animal Hospitals, the health and safety of our clients, patients and employees are top-of-mind concerns amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). We want to share information with you about how we continue to operate safely … Continue reading

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Virologist: Highly unlikely cats can transmit COVID-19

Coronavirus can infect cats — dogs, not so much. But scientists say it’s unclear whether felines can spread the virus to people, so pet owners need not panic yet. Some small lab experiments suggest cats might be somewhat susceptible to … Continue reading

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Experts: Don’t worry about catching COVID-19 from Fido

People do not need to worry that they can catch COVID-19 from pets, but they do need to avoid contact with pets if they are sick and wash their hands before and after handling pets, the AVMA and CDC say. … Continue reading

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