Guest Blog Post: “May Your Holidays be Merry (Not Sad) Be Careful and Watchful for the Welfare of Your Pet,” in the exact words of Yvonne Daniel

Photo by Yvonne Daniels of Pets, People and, Life blog

Helping animals everywhere and at all times of the year is important to fellow blogger, Yvonne Daniels of Pets, People and, Life. On her blog, she writes, “I was born and reared in the same county where I have lived my entire life. I grew up on a farm in central Texas and as a toddler, I already loved the animals, especially the cats, dogs, horses, and mules.” For many years I have not eaten anything that is hoofed or feathered. I sometimes eat fish.” Here she shares her wisdom for keeping our furry friends safe and healthy over the winter holidays…

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Puppy. Border collie (smooth) and Australian shepherd cross. Photo taken about 2013.

I posted this about six years ago.. This is a repost at the request of Da al. this post. She has my permission to reblog. Please excuse any typos. I have not been in the best mood of late since I had Beasley, the cat, “put down” this past Saturday. A week ago I had my pit bull, Lucky (14 years old approximately) euthanized. So the loss of two pets in a week is a bit much. But I am ok.

A time for many to celebrate but if your pet eats or chews on something that is toxic or that can cause real harm to the animal’s body then there isn’t much to be happy about. There are so many things that are deadly or can make your pet sick that this list, as I typesort…

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11 thoughts on “Guest Blog Post: “May Your Holidays be Merry (Not Sad) Be Careful and Watchful for the Welfare of Your Pet,” in the exact words of Yvonne Daniel

  1. Poet Rummager December 22, 2017 / 2:08 am

    Invaluable post! I’m gonna forward this to my sister-in-law who has 3 dogs. Thanks da-Al!

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  2. reocochran December 21, 2017 / 5:34 pm

    I showed my Mom the dog, da-Al, which made this guest blog share magical and fun!
    Yvonne is a special friend of mine! xo 💞 🕊

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  3. roijoyeux December 21, 2017 / 2:52 am

    waou it is not easy to take care of a pet !! … Thanks for sharing and have a nice holiday season !!!

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    • da-AL December 22, 2017 / 11:37 pm

      do you have any pets? the dogs I saw in France were all very well behaved 🙂

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      • roijoyeux December 23, 2017 / 12:38 am

        No I don’t, but I love pets I take care of the cats of my neighbors when they go away

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        • da-AL December 23, 2017 / 1:35 pm

          am sure they much appreciate it – cats & people both – you are always so kind, roijoyeux 🙂

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  4. Sudhir Chauhan December 20, 2017 / 10:35 pm

    nice post….. its our duty to take care of animals….. and give them their space….. we should not harm them or destroy their habitat…… they need us and we need them…..

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