Category Archives: Pets

Paws ‘n Purrs Pet Sitting at Smith Mountain Lake

Managing a vacation rental, I have been surprised at just how many people want to bring their pets with them to Smith Mountain Lake.  Pets are definitely important family members.  However, sometimes you may need your pet to stay at … Continue reading

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Protecting our Pets in the Good Ole’ Summertime

Freelancer Pat Summers of New Jersey writes a lot of columns about animal issues.  Summer started Wednesday the 20th – so this seems like a fitting time for tips about pet care in hot weather. I know, I know: those … Continue reading

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Guide to Pet Travel Trends

Are you vacationing with your pet? With pet-friendly rentals from HomeAway, it’s easier than ever to take a trip with your favorite furry-legged family member. Here are some interesting pet travel trends. Did you know? 29.1 million Americans traveled with … Continue reading

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Help Find Heff a Home Today!

The Bedford Humane Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to welfare of the animals of the Bedford Community.  They have a Facebook page that is dedicated to helping reunite lost and found pets with their families.  The Lost & Found … Continue reading

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SML Pet Parlor Grand Opening – January 25th

After 20 years working in the pet-grooming industry, Angie Ledbetter is living the dream as her own boss. In November, she opened SML Pet Parlor at Westlake Commons on Virginia 122 in Moneta. According to Laurie Edwards, writer for Smith … Continue reading

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