Animals & Pets

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  • When a Veterinarian’s Pet Gets Sick
    by Kathryn C. on May 15, 2017 at 4:31 pm

    “A lot of people think being a veterinarian means you get free veterinary care. The reality is that nothing is inherently free. We still use drugs and supplies that come with a cost, and we still pay other veterinary specialists for their services when helping with our own pets. I started looking into veterinary health […] The post When a Veterinarian’s Pet Gets Sick appeared first on The Trupanion Blog. […]

  • Pet Adoption of the Future: GetYourPet.com
    by Kathryn C. on May 10, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    As operations director for the Pennsylvania SPCA, Angela Marcus saw stressed animals looking for their forever homes, heartbroken pet owners who had to surrender their pet for a variety of reasons, well-meaning adopters trying to meet adoption criteria, and an overburdened rescue system caught in the middle. “Every day someone was coming to the shelter […] The post Pet Adoption of the Future: GetYourPet.com appeared first on The Trupanion Blog. […]

  • Finding Relief Through a Rough Six Months
    by Kathryn C. on April 28, 2017 at 8:41 pm

    “Last July, Camden, our 6-year-old yellow lab, suddenly experienced joint swelling and weakness in both hind limbs. We brought her to Charleston Veterinary Referral Center (CVRC). Camden was diagnosed with immune-mediated polyarthritis (IMPA). She seemed to improve on her medications, but she appeared depressed and lethargic. She lost so much strength she couldn’t jump on […] The post Finding Relief Through a Rough Six Months appeared first on The Trupanion Blog. […]

  • Dog breeds that are actually Canadian, eh?
    by Kathryn C. on April 19, 2017 at 10:01 pm

    What do Drake, Celine Dion, Ryan Gosling, Jim Carrey, and a Labrador Retriever all have in common? They’re all Canadian. Curious what other dog breeds established their roots in the north? Read on. Labrador Retriever Did you know that the most popular dog in the United States is actually Canadian? The lovable Labrador Retriever is […] The post Dog breeds that are actually Canadian, eh? appeared first on The Trupanion Blog. […]

  • Wild Animals to Watch For While Walking Your Dog in the Desert
    by Guest Blogger on April 12, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    One of the greatest perks of living in the southwest United States is that the desert is never too far away. Walking among the cacti and rocks is always a great experience. No cars, relatively uncrowded trails, beautiful scenery—what’s not to love? But exploring the desert with a dog isn’t all fun and intrigue, especially […] The post Wild Animals to Watch For While Walking Your Dog in the Desert appeared first on The Trupanion Blog. […]

Local Pet Shelters

Partners for Pets, Inc.
The Phil Rotolo Memorial Animal Shelter
4011 Maintenance Dr. (formerly VoTech Dr.)
Marianna, FL 
Shelter Manager: Debbie O’Quinn
Phone: 850-482-4570
Email: petmanager.oquinn621@gmail.com

Bay County Animal Control
6401 Bay Line Dr, Panama City, FL 32404
Phone:(850) 767-3333

R.U.F.F.
Rescued Unwanted Furry Friends
1003 Hwy 173 Graceville, FL 32440
Phone: (850) 863-7833
Email: janice@911ruff.org