Fall marks the beginning of the holiday season. Many of us are busy planning our Halloween costumes, decorating our homes and planning our social activities. But this time of year can be stressful and potentially dangerous for our pets!
Here are some important reminders on how to keep our pets safe during this Halloween season:
Most of us have participated in emergency drills – usually weather related and usually at work or school. But what happens if an emergency strikes while you’re at home? Does your family have a plan to evacuate or hunker down? What about preparing your neighborhood, apartment building or block on what to do if a disaster strikes your community?
For me the ultimate act of love is planning ahead.
I call it Death Etiquette™:
Death Etiquette™ – Being thoughtfully prepared for one’s own passing. Accordingly, making things easier for family and loved ones by leaving clear and concise instructions in regard to your final wishes for funeral desires as well as location and access to important documents and accounts. Further identifying who should be responsible for carrying out the final wishes and ultimately settling all the final affairs. It is a simple act which saves loved ones Stress, Time and Money…. the things which divide families!
As a follow-up to last months’ newsletter article on Internet Usage we reported that 9 out of 10 adults use the internet in some shape or form. So we wondered what that 1 in 10 would do given the opportunity or introduction to the internet. What would they struggle with and what would they use their new technology services and devices for?