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No one wants an icicle for a pet – they’re simply not that cuddly. If your pet spends most of the time in the backyard, please change your routine and keep them indoors during the freezing months. 1. Bare naked truth If you must keep your pet outdoors consider this: your pet’s fur coat isn’t enough protection for your pet during winter. Be a pal and provide your dog with a a warm, dry, and draft-free shelter outside. SCRAPS has free dog houses available. They also accept gently used dog houses. 2. No more frozen dinners Because it takes more energy to stay warm [...]
Thu, Dec 04, 2014
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The Happy Howl-i-day Party is the annual SCRAPS Open House on December 13th from 1 – 3 p.m. at the regional facility at 6815 E. Trent in the Spokane Valley. We invite everyone down to the shelter for some cookies, cocoa and a tour of the kennels and cages. We will also have information about making treats for your pets, safety information for the holidays and special gift bags for your pets. This year, SCRAPS has also partnered with “Clothes for the Cause” a fundraising company that collects clothes in exchange for cash. Clothing and textiles are accepted at SCRAPS throughout [...]
Mon, Dec 01, 2014
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Animals will often chew plants to get some roughage. For dogs this is because they are omnivores and actually enjoy plant foods. Plant roughage can be a good source of vitamins and can be helpful for passing food through the intestines. Cats are strictly carnivorous, but eating plants can benefit them by helping to bind hair in the stomach and carry it back out when they hack the hair out through their esophagus and mouth. However, animals also eat leaves for reasons we do not always understand. This is especially true for pets that are kept indoors most or all [...]
Mon, Dec 01, 2014
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