Halloween for pet owners can either be super fun or super scary. Following these Halloween pet safety tips will help you have a howling good time this holiday! Keep Halloween candy away from pets! Chocolate and the common sweetener Xylitol are both toxic to dogs. Keep all candy out of

In recognition of National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day on Saturday May 12, 2018, the Cedar Valley Humane Society is joining hundreds of other animal shelters from around the United States to encourage pet parents to fully consider their pets in their emergency situation planning. In times of crisis, people are

CVHS is currently caring for around 1,200 small animals that were removed from a severe animal hoarding case on a property in Vinton, Iowa. The animals have spent their first week in CVHS’s care being set up in clean and comfortable homes in the shelter and being checked over by

Winter can give cabin fever to both people and pets alike. Here are some tips for helping your cat remain happy and active while maintaining a safe indoor environment, especially during the cold winter months. Porch time Provide a screened porch or other safe way for your cat to experience

If you have outdoor pets, bring them inside during winter weather! Cold can be deadly to an outdoor animal, particularly when precipitation and moisture are involved. Hypothermia and frostbite can take place in a shockingly short amount of time. In most cases it’s just easiest to bring the critters indoors!