Below is a guide of the top 4 harmful plants you and your furry friends should avoid on the trails, including how to identify them, where to find them, and the symptoms that occur if encountered or ingested.

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Since I was 4 years old, I’ve always had a dog. I grew up with three rambunctious little dogs greeting me every day when I’d come home from school. Taking care of them was part of my routine, although I give all the credit to my parents for raising two kids and three d...

Monday, April 30, 2018

I’m new to the area, but I’ve been exploring as much as possible with my trusty hiking partner, Severus. I always take extra precautions to ensure his comfort and safety. Severus is a decent sized dog, weighing in at 60 Lbs and with the force to turn me into a kite. Fo...

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