Articles tagged with 'Pets' | State Farm

Good Neighbor Stories (Pets)

2022
March
30,
2022
| 09:25 AM America/Chicago
Being a responsible pet owner means preparing for the unexpected. How a family plans to handle its pets is often overlooked during the planning period, and that leaves some pet owners scrambling during times of stress. To help you and your pet get re...
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March
24,
2022
| 07:03 AM America/Chicago
State Farm® and Trupanion® recommend pet owners start by identifying potential dangers and putting them out of reach of pets.Cleaning products should be stored in a lockable cupboard or closet.If you have open shelves in your kitchen or pantry, store...
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2021
December
10,
2021
| 08:38 AM America/Chicago
The holidays are a time to celebrate with family, including our pets. Unfortunately, all of the beautiful decorations, gifts and food, can not only land your pet on the naughty list, but may also result in a visit to the veterinarian.State Farm and T...
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April
23,
2021
| 08:09 AM America/Chicago
A new report from State Farm provides insight into how the COVID-19 pandemic affected people and their pets. For some dogs, the increased stress and activity around the home resulted in anxious behavior like barking, aggressive or destructive behavio...
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2020
December
01,
2020
| 11:51 AM America/Chicago
Like so many across the country, Robin and Tony Bird brought a puppy into their home this year.Unlike your puppy, Tavi came with an instruction manual.Tavi is a Canine Companions for Independence puppy, sponsored by State Farm®. The Birds were select...
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December
01,
2020
| 11:40 AM America/Chicago
Like so many across the country, Robin and Tony Bird brought a puppy into their home this year.Unlike your puppy, Tavi came with an instruction manual.Tavi is a Canine Companions for Independence puppy, sponsored by State Farm®. The Birds were select...
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December
01,
2020
| 10:54 AM America/Chicago
After this year, we can all use a silver lining. Odds are you, or someone you know, have adopted a new pet this year.2020 has been a record high for adoptions. It’s also been a record low for surrendered and abandoned dogs. All in all, a bang up year...
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December
01,
2020
| 10:54 AM America/Chicago
Dec. 1 is Giving Tuesday! As you plan how you will give back to your community remember you can take advantage of the State Farm Matching Gift and Good Neighbor Grant® Programs. And don’t forget whatever you do, record your Act of Good! 100 for Go...
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August
07,
2020
| 00:01 AM America/Chicago
Most pet owners consider their pet as a member of the family. With a pet comes lifelong joy and companionship. Keeping a dog or cat healthy when the unexpected happens can be expensive. Injury or illness can put any owner in the financial doghouse. T...
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May
18,
2020
| 10:49 AM America/Chicago
Most pet owners consider their pet as a member of the family. With a pet comes lifelong joy and companionship. Keeping a dog or cat healthy when the unexpected happens can be expensive. Injury or illness can put any owner in the financial doghouse. T...
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2019
April
08,
2019
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
Owning a pet is a big responsibility. Dog owners are responsible not only for the health and safety of their pet, but also protecting people from injury. Most dogs will never bite but it is important to remember that any dog, regardless of breed or t...
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March
25,
2019
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
As the largest property and casualty insurer in the country, State Farm insures the homes of millions of dogs and cats. To help improve the emotional and physical health of pets, the insurer is working with Fear Free, an educational program to reduce...
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January
25,
2019
| 13:54 PM America/Chicago
Make sure your family is prepared for emergencies. Anyone who’s experienced a severe storm knows it can be overwhelming or even traumatic. Helping your family prepare in advance is a great way to alleviate some of the worry. The tips below, and th...
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2018
March
16,
2018
| 09:17 AM America/Chicago
Our pets depend on us to protect and provide for them. One way to do this is to avoid feeding harmful foods and not allowing access to items in your home, yard and garage that could threaten their safety. For a full list of what could be dangerous...
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2017
September
20,
2017
| 15:59 PM America/Chicago
Disasters are impacting people across the country. Here's information and resources to help protect what's important. ...
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September
06,
2017
| 17:22 PM America/Chicago
We know how much you love your pet. To help you and your pet get ready for disaster, we’ve put together tips and a checklist of emergency essentials.    Where will you go? In many disasters, evacuation is part of the experience. Before a disast...
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2016
June
29,
2016
| 00:00 AM America/Chicago
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2015
June
29,
2015
| 00:00 AM America/Chicago
Bloomington, IL -- June 30, 2015 — Summer is upon us, which means pedestrians, pets, bicycles, and motorcycles are out in force, requiring drivers to be even more cautious. No matter where you're headed, the park close by or family vacation to the be...
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