Adoptable Pets of the Week at Mantua PetSmart

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A Voice for Paws Gloucester County Animal Shelter Bubbles Pit Bull Dog

Meet Bubbles

Bubbles has a happy, bubbly personality – hence her name! This silly & playful girl enjoys the company of other dogs and cats!

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Meet Aspen

This 1-year-old beauty is a little overweight – but that just means there’s more of her to love. Playful & sweet, Aspen would love the be part of your family!

Meet Winnie

An 8-month-old who was found outside alone & pregnant. We took her into our rescue where she had her kittens, and now this sweet girl is ready to find a family of her own!

Meet Bogie

Mr. Handsome, as we call him, is an extra large 4-year-old with an extra large amount of love to give. Bogie sounds like a motorboat when he’s purring with happiness!

Mission Statement

A Voice for Paws is dedicated to helping animals throughout Gloucester County live better lives by providing education on pet care and adoption.

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The Dog Days of Summer

Now that we’re quite literally in the dog days of summer – here are some tips to help keep your pets safe.

  • Plenty of clean, cool drinking water is a must at all times.a voice for paws home dog cat
  • Never leave your pet in a parked car, not even for five minutes.
  • If a pet is overcome by heat (detected by excessive panting, is heavily salivating, and/or immobile) immerse him slowly in cool water to lower his body temperature, then contact a veterinarian. Never immerse a pet in ice cold water, it may cause him shock.
  • Keep Pets Groomed: Clip long or matted coats short to help your pet stay cool, but remember that pets, like people, can get sunburned too and coats should not be TOO short.
  • Health Check: Carefully go over your pet’s body at least once a week to check for fleas, ear mites and tiny bumps or cuts. Bring your pet to the vet for a summer check-up and use a good flea and tick repellent recommended by your vet.
  • Exercise: Exercise pets in the morning or evening when it’s cooler.
  • Prevent Burns: Dog pads burn easily, so avoid hot surfaces such as asphalt on hot days.
  • Identification: With the hotter weather, families and their pets are outside more often, increasing the chances of a pet getting lost. Make sure your pets always wear proper identification.

Ready to Adopt?

View a full list of our available pets on PetFinder or Adopt-a-Pet. If you’re serious about adoption or are ready to adopt, fill out our Adoption Application!

Ready to make a difference in the lives of animals of Gloucester County?

 

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