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Protect You and Your Pet from Lyme Disease

Protect You and Your Pet from Lyme Disease

Lyme disease is a bacterial disease that is transmitted through tick bites and affects both animals and humans. Since both humans and animals can get Lyme disease, it is referred to as a zoonotic disease. The bacteria that causes Lyme disease (Borrelia burgdorferi), is primarily carried and transmitted by the tiny, black-legged deer tick. The […]

HSGD Provides Resources to Victims of Domestic Violence

HSGD Provides Resources to Victims of Domestic Violence

Support. Safety. Hope. These are the three things the Humane Society of Greater Dayton along with the YWCA Dayton and the Artemis Center want to provide to people in abusive situations and their pets. According to the Artemis Center, with mass layoffs and more than 90 percent of Americans ordered to stay home at least […]

Pet Owners and COVID-19 – Plan Ahead to Keep Pets Safe

Pet Owners and COVID-19 – Plan Ahead to Keep Pets Safe

We want to reiterate that at this point, the national and world health groups say there is no connection between pets transmitting it to people or vice versa. According to the American Veterinary Medicine Association, there is currently no evidence that pets can become sick from COVID-19. These experts as well as the CDC, OIE […]

Meeting Postponed due to COVID-19 Concerns

Meeting Postponed due to COVID-19 Concerns

In the past 24 hours, the concern for COVID-19 has quickly spread through our state and our community. With regional, state and national health organizations recommending that large meetings and events are postponed, we could not responsibly host our Annual Celebration that was scheduled for tomorrow at The Steam Plant. The health of our community […]