Category Archives: Pet Safety

Keeping your kids and pets safe as the Temps start to rise

As the middle of May approaches, the high temperatures are once again hitting the low to mid 90s in North Florida and South Georgia. If you have lived in the area for any length of time, you might welcome the various … Continue reading

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Pet Safety: What isn’t harmful to you can be deadly to them

As we wrap up the month of March and get ever so closer to the Easter season, the staff at Creation’s Care want to remind you to keep your pets safe from common household items, plants, and sweet treats that are … Continue reading

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keeping your pooch happy and safe while out in public

As has become an annual tradition amongst the staff at Creation’s Care Pet Sitting, we took this weekend to pause and enjoy the wonderful world of equestrian sport. The Redhills International Horse Trials in Tallahassee brings equestrian competitors from around the globe … Continue reading

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Beat the Heat, part II: Know the signs of heat exhaustion.

August 15th marked the first day of school for students all across Tallahassee, Florida, with neighboring counties following suit in the coming weeks, if they haven’t already.  Yet despite this figurative end to summer and many looking forward to the … Continue reading

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Beat the Heat: Tips on Keeping Your Pets Cool when Temperatures Soar

Summer is here and the temperatures are hot.  It’s nothing new to those of us living in the South and though teachers and students are preparing for the school year to start, the temperatures, well, they’ll be sticking around for awhile.  … Continue reading

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So What Is Pet Sitting and Why Should I look for a professional sitter anyways?

“Pet sitting” is defined as “the act of caring for a pet in its own home while the owner is away.” Dog walking is also a form of pet sitting since it involves coming to the pet’s home to provide … Continue reading

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If your pet had a medical emergency, would you know what to do?

According to the American Animal Hospital Association,  60% of all visits to a local veterinary clinic or hospital are due to medical emergencies.   Of that 60%, one forth more were saved by having first aid or cpr administered before they … Continue reading

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