5 Popular WNC Hiking Trails Your Dog will Love

Are you and your dog tired of taking the same old route through your neighborhood each morning? This weekend, take your pet on an adventure through the Blue Ridge Mountains! Our area of Appalachia has some of the most beautiful mountains, rivers, waterfalls, and views in the world—and we don’t think we’re being biased. Best […]

Agents Answer: What are the Best Pet-Friendly Events in WNC?

Many two-legged mountain residents share their lives with four-legged friends. It’s easy to take your furry family members on mountain hikes or find pet-friendly restaurants in the area. But many local events are not pet friendly. If you’re planning to take your pet to a local street festival or community event, it’s always best to […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation

A dog (or a cat) is man’s best friend. But pets need best friends, too. Thanks to Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation in Waynesville, animals across Haywood County have been saved from euthanasia and found forever homes. What is Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation? In 2005, Sarge the dog entered Haywood County Animal Shelter as a healthy, […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Blue Ridge Humane Society

At Beverly-Hanks, we believe that everyone in our community should have the opportunity and means to Live the Life You Choose. That means our friends and neighbors, but that also includes pets, as well. Today, we shine a spotlight on a local organization working tirelessly to keep local animals safe and healthy until they find […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Brother Wolf Animal Rescue

At Beverly-Hanks, we believe that every creature in our community should have the opportunity and means to Live the Life You Choose. We work hard to reinforce our community each year by giving generously of our time and support. But our giving is generally limited to the causes closest to our leadership, agents, and staff. […]

October “Thank Local” LoLo Gifts: Enjoy Experiences for Your Family and Pets

ENJOY LOCAL GIFTS FROM HICKORY NUT GAP FARM, WAG! A UNIQUE PET BOUTIQUE, & SMOKY MOUNTAIN DOG BAKERY Asheville: $10 Certificate to Hickory Nut Gap Farm Enjoy a $10 gift certificate to the Hickory Nut Gap Farm Deli and Farm Store. Have you visited Hickory Nut Gap Farm in Fairview? This family-owned farm is truly […]

10 Tips for a Stress-Free Move with Pets

Moving day is stressful. There are boxes everywhere. Paperwork needs signed. Movers need paid. And at some point you need to find your toothbrush before you head to your home closing. But as stressed as you may feel, that’s nothing compared to what your pets are going through. Pets can become very anxious during the […]