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Be Careful Where You Walk Your Dog This Summer

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Taking care of others isn’t always easy. Often times, the other person or creature needs constant supervision to keep them safe and healthy. Without a constant, watchful eye, the dependent could cause trouble, get hurt, or worse. This is often the case with pets, especially dogs.

Dogs have a tendency to be more high maintenance than cats. Of course, this isn’t to say there are no high maintenance cats out there, but dogs take the lead. They need to be walked and cleaned regularly. Luckily, with summer here, walking dogs is no big deal. The mornings and evening in summer provide the best weather for taking a pup on a nice stroll around a park or along a hiking trail. However, there is a danger for dogs lurking along trails and out there in the wilderness, one that many people would not initially expect.

Foxtails Can Be Harmful to Dogs

Everyone knows that summer brings warmer weather with it. While this warmer weather can be enjoyable for going outside, it cooks the landscape. As plants begin to dry up, many of them begin to seed before dying. One grass in particular has what, at first glance, may appear harmless, but in actuality can be dangerous to dogs. These plants are called foxtail grasses.

Foxtail grasses are clumps of grasses that come in varying sizes. The grasses can be recognized by their fluffy looking flower and seed cluster. These seed clusters often hold hundreds of seeds that all look like tiny foxtails, which is where the name comes from.

A person has often encountered these seeds while hiking when they feel something poking them in their sock. These seeds are great at getting lodged into anything scraggily, such as socks, and can be very uncomfortable. Luckily, when a person feels the seed poking them, it can be removed easily enough with a bit of firm pulling to untangle it. Unfortunately, for fury companions, getting stuck with one of these seeds can be more harmful.

These seeds like to get lodged in dog’s furs, ears, and noses. Not only is this likely incredibly annoying for the poor pooch, it can cause a bit of harm to the pup if left untreated. The seeds can end up getting lodged further into the skin, where it can cause an infection. The infection can become lethal to the dog if left untreated.

In order to keep dogs healthy and happy, and owner needs to brush down their dog after any walk. This should remove any foxtails from the pup’s fur. Then the owner should checks for any foxtails in their dog’s ears, nose, and in-between paws. If any are found, they should be removed as soon as possible. If things start to get bad, the person should take their dog to the vet.

Keep an Eye out for Foxtails

After California’s surprisingly rainy spring, there are plenty of foxtails out their just waiting to get lodged in some poor dog’s fur. A dog owner should choose their walking locations carefully, and avoid any areas where foxtails. A person should also weed their yard and get rid of any foxtail grasses there to help keep the yard safe for dogs.

All any good dog owner wants to do is keep their pup healthy and happy, and keeping the pooch away from foxtails is a great way to do that. Has your pooch ever had a bad encounter with foxtails? Do you have any tips for dealing with foxtails, or for any other problems that a caring dog owner should know about? Share them in the comments below and help others keep their pups safe from harm.

What’s Worse than a DUI? A DUI While Underage

What’s Worse than a DUI? A DUI While Underage

What’s Worse than a DUI? A DUI While Underage

Most people recognize the fact that driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol is a bad idea. Unfortunately, there are still people out there who do not understand this concept, and many of them are underage. Young drivers are still learning how serious all of their actions behind the wheel of the car are. They do not understand that being under the influence of anything makes their driving worse.

With the recent legalization of recreational marijuana in the state of California, it has become easier for people to get ahold of. While this is fine for those who are of a legal age to use the drug, this has proven a bit problematic since it has made it easier for minors to get their hands on as the drug well.

In order to prevent accident and save lives, Senator Jerry Hill has proposed a new bill. Under this new law, anyone under the age or 21 who is caught driving with marijuana in their system would have their license suspended for one year. This would make the punishment identical to if a person under the age of 21 is caught driving with alcohol in their system.

Driving under the influence is always a bad decision, but it is even worse when someone is driving under the influence when they are underage. Now, not only are they breaking the law by driving, they are also breaking the law for having the substances in their system. They’re breaking two laws at once, and many people feel that should come with pretty hefty consequences.

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Always There for You

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There is no rule that says you cannot use the same bail bond company over and over again, even if it is to bail out the same person each time. It does look bad. It is not a good sign if one person is continually running into legal trouble. Regardless, Rancho Cucamonga Bail Bond Store will continue to look out for this person and their loved ones each time.

We believe in the right to bail. We like to believe that people make mistakes and learn from them. We hope that each time we bail a person out of jail, it will be the last time we see them. We truly want the best for each client and their family, which is why we do what we do. If you do need our bail bond services again, do not hesitate to reach out. We will be there to help you just as quickly as we were the first time.

Rancho Cucamonga Bail Bond Store can be reached online or at 866-736-6977 .

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How Do You Make Payments Convenient?

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You Allow the Client to Pay However He or She Likes

When you need to bail a friend or family member out of jail, you are going to need to pay quite a bit of money, even with the discount of a bail bond. You want to make sure that your money gets to the bail agent, and that paying for the bail bond is actually convenient for you. Some people prefer to make all of their large payments with a card, others prefer to pay in cash, and some prefer to use checks. When you are bailing a loved one out of jail, make sure you find a bail agent who accepts multiple payment methods, you do not want to deal with someone who will not take your money because it is in the wrong form.

A good bail agent will allow you to pay with a number of different methods, such as cash, check, credit or debit. They will also go so far as to let you pay in person, or online. After all, the goal of helping you bail out a loved one is to make things easier on you.

If you want to pay cash in person, or use your car online, you can do that. Rancho Cucamonga Bail Bond Store will let you use whichever method is most convenient for you at the time.

If you want to bail a loved one out of jail, call 866-736-6977 or click Chat With Us now.

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How Long Until I Can Put This Case To Rest?

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When you have been keeping up with legal cases in the news, have you ever wondered why you are hearing about a trial finally starting for a crime that happened last year? Why did they have to wait this long to go to court? There are a number of factors that go into determining how quickly a case is taken to court.

For Infractions

Resolving infractions can usually be done without heading to court. These are the least serious crimes, like traffic tickets and minor violations. You typically have to pay a fine and maybe complete community service or traffic school. However, if you wish to contest your infraction, you will need to request a court date; but even then, one day in court is usually all it takes.

For Misdemeanors and Felonies

Misdemeanors and felonies are taken to court, and how soon the first court date is, depends on the extent of the crime, whether or not you made bail, and the court’s availability. For instance, if you cannot make bail, your court date would usually be sooner than if you did post bail. This is because people have the right to a speedy trial. For misdemeanors, court dates are to be no later than 30 days after arraignment, which occurs within 2 days of arrest, and is when the defendant is formally charged with the crime. Defendants can waive their right to a speedy trial if they wish for their lawyers to have more time to prepare. For felonies, court dates are set within 60 days of arraignment; defendants have the right to waive this as well to gain additional time to prepare.

We hope this all made sense and we understand that the laws, and bail, can be a headache to try and understand, so we invite you to ask us questions. If you need a bail bond for yourself, or a loved one, please contact Rancho Cucamonga Bail Bond Store immediately.

We can be reached 24/7 online and at 866-736-6977 .