Electric Fences . . . For Cats?

If you grew up or now live in the suburbs or the country, you’re probably familiar with underground electric fences to keep your dog from leaving your property. These fences are sold under various names like “Invisible Fence” or “Pet Safe,” but the idea is pretty simply: you dig a trench around your property, drop…

December 7, 2016

Celebrate Mutt Day!

National Mutt Day National Mutt Day is December 2nd.  At Pet Camp we love each and every dog and each and every breed – pure, mixed, AKC recognized, American Rare Breed or simply made up (you doodles know who we’re talking about).  But December 2nd is the day we recognize our hybrid dogs.  Take a…

December 1, 2016

Thanksgiving Dinner – Great for You; Not So Good for your Pet

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and while many of San Francisco’s dogs and cats will be spending Thanksgiving with us at Pet Camp (and hopefully enjoying our pet friendly holiday dinners), we know that many pets will be spending Thanksgiving at home with the Thanksgiving meal just above their heads (or at head level…

November 20, 2016

National Animal Shelter and Rescue Appreciation Week

Next week, November 6th to 12th, is National Animal Shelter and Rescue Appreciation Week.  The Humane Society of America estimates that there are 3,500 animal shelters in the United States that serve between 6 and 8 million homeless animals a year.  These numbers don’t include the animals helped by unaffiliated rescue groups.   At Pet Camp…

November 4, 2016