Find out how you can become a therapy dog team in our area.

How you and your dog can become a therapy dog team

Does your dog love people?  Does he eagerly greet every person he meets?  Do others tell you your dog is incredibly well-behaved and should be a therapy dog?  Do you enjoy watching More »

Make sure you use the proper flea tick treatment for your pets.

Ewwwww, Fleas, Ticks and Mosquitoes!

They are gross and annoying. Your cats and dogs are exposed to them every day, even indoors. When your vet urges you to keep your pets on flea and heartworm preventatives, they More »

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Rabies and The Law – A Veterinarian’s View

by Karel Carnohan, DVM As a cat vet, I am presented with the following situation quiet often:  Owner brings in his/her indoor/outdoor cat, Fluffy, for wounds incurred while playing unsupervised outdoors. Often More »

Waynesville selling engraved bricks, proceeds to improve dog park

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The Waynesville Parks and Recreation Department, following the successful lead of many other civic organizations around the country, is offering engraved bricks to the public.

Blessing of the Pets

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The Fourth Annual Blessing of the Pets will take place on Saturday, September 24, 2016, on Hendersonville’s Laurel Park Green. All will be welcome to bring pets of any kind to be blessed by Pastor Richard Weidler of the First Congregational Church of Hendersonville.

How you and your dog can become a therapy dog team

Find out how you can become a therapy dog team in our area.

Does your dog love people?  Does he eagerly greet every person he meets?  Do others tell you your dog is incredibly well-behaved and should be a therapy dog?  Do you enjoy watching your dog make people smile?  If you answered YES to any of these questions, perhaps you should consider becoming a registered therapy dog team with your best friend.

Cat Photo Contest Deadline Extended

Entries for the Feline Urgent Rescue (FUR) Cat Photo Contest can now be submitted through Friday, September 9, 2016. The original deadline was September 2, so those who missed it now have a chance to enter. Full details and instructions for submission are available at Friends of FUR on Facebook.

Photo contest winners will be selected and named at the FUR Catty Arty Party on Friday, September 23. The party will be at the Cedar Hill Gallery, 196 Main Street in Waynesville, from 5 – 8pm. More details are in the September-October issue of PetGazette and elsewhere in this posting.

Please don’t declaw your cats.