The PAWS Library
Informational pdf's on the human-animal bond.
Name Owner Date  
Fleas!   Prado Gomez 9/18/2012 11:06:33 AM    
Everything you ever wanted to know about fleas and how to defend against them. Including advice for pets and individuals with compromised immune systems.

Caring for Aging Pets   Prado Gomez 9/18/2012 11:04:52 AM    
A handy hand-out with tips and advice for caring for your aging dog or cat companion.

Health Benefits of Companion Animals   8/10/2010 4:08:25 PM    
It’s amazing all the different ways that companion animals can contribute to human health! This publication highlights the top scientific studies of the past two decades that show how animal aid physiologically, psychologically and socially.

The Immuno-compromised Household   11/17/2009 4:13:36 PM    
While veterinarians and human health care providers share the responsibility for providing information about zoonoses, veterinarians are often the primary educational resource. This brochure outlines best practices for integrating improved communication around zoonoses into the exam room. Check out the attached sample form!

The Truth About Pets And Bedbugs   11/5/2009 5:02:55 PM    
Bedbugs have very few fans. And being a pesky, minute little creature, they often get confused with fleas. However, unlike fleas, bedbugs do not travel on pets – nor humans for that matter. Read further to get the full scoop.

Safe Pet Guidelines   11/5/2009 4:53:49 PM    
Zoonoses are diseases that humans can catch from animals. While the overall risk may be small, individuals with compromised immune systems are more vulnerable to zoonoses than other animal guardians. This comprehensive guide lays out general guidelines, and answers specific questions, about how best to avoid disease– and eliminate concerns of having to relinquish your animal.

Smoking and Pets   10/30/2009 4:03:41 PM    
Everyone knows how harmful smoking can be – both to the individual smoking and those around them. But how does smoking affect the companion animals in our lives? The various different ways that second-hand smoke hurts pets may surprise you; this is information that all animal guardians should be aware of.
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