Archives for Pet Information

Check the Chip

The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) sponsored Check the Chip Day on August 15 to remind pet owners about the importance of having their pets microchipped and the information on their registration current.
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July 4th Celebrations – How to Make It Pet Friendly

While you may live far enough away to avoid the noise from the bi-weekly fireworks at Navy Pier, the 4th of July celebrations typically bring fireworks to our Lakeview neighborhood. Many pets are not use to the loud firework pops and can easily become frightened or anxious. Here are some things to consider before the festivities next week.
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Pamper Your Pet

When it comes to our furry family members, we know how much love and joy they bring to our lives. Last week was Pet Appreciation Week, so if you did not get a chance to pamper your pet, here are some ideas on how to do it!
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Pause for this Cause – How You Can Help

In an effort to expand on our community outreach, Blum Animal Hospital decided to do an amazing thing. By partnering with Paws With a Cause (PAWS), we are hoping to raise $30,000 in the next year to sponsor a service dog for a Chicago family with a child with autism.
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Paw-ing Around the City

Living in a city like Chicago, it’s usually pretty easy to get around without a car. Although trying to take your pet around the city, especially for an appointment at Blum, can be challenging. Here are some options for transporting your furry family member!
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