Thanksgiving Pets

The Thanksgiving holiday can be a confusing and stressful time for some pets.  Leslie Patek from the Livingston County Humane Society says if you are having guests, it may be a good time to keep the pets in their kennel or pet crate. At Dinner time, Patek says keep the dinner for yourself and your guests.  Maybe give your pets […]

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Halloween Animal Safety

Halloween is a fun time for the kids, but for pets, it can be a confusing time.  Leslie from the Chillicothe Animal Shelter provided a few Halloween Pet Safety Tips… Leave them at home…  While the children are running around screaming, dressed oddly, crying, candy falling, and general chaos, your pet can be calm and safe. Don’t force a costume…  […]

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Pets and The Holidays

The Thanksgiving holiday has arrived and while we are looking forward to the celebration with family, it can be a confusing and stressful time for some pets.  Leslie Patek from the Livingston County Humane Society says if you are having guests, it may be a good time to keep the pets in their kennel or pet crate. At Dinner time, […]

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Keep Pets Cool in Hot Weather

The Livingston County Humane Society and Lesley Patek is reminding everyone to review the city and county ordinances related to animals and hot weather. Patek reminds pet owners there is no tolerance for these situations. Chillicothe Police Officer Jeremiah Grider agrees that you must have certain items available for your outdoor pet in hot weather. He says it is important […]

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Careful With Pets In Hot Cars

With warm temperatures here outdoors, it is time to be on the look out for pets and young or elderly people that may be inside a locked car in a parking lot. Chillicothe Police Chief John Maples says it is much hotter inside the car that outside. He says his Department receives more calls on animals in hot cars than […]

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