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(NAPSI)—With more than 440 items, including over 150 products under $15, Petco’s Halloween Bootique has everything pets and their families need to get in the holiday spirit. For additional information, guides and recommendations for a safe Halloween with pets, visit www.petco.com/Halloween or a Petco care center.

After storm cleanup can be taxing. Pay attention to safety, advises Kris Kiser, President and CEO of OPEI. For example, use fuel with 10% or less ethanol in gasoline-fueled outdoor power equipment. Learn more at www.LookBeforeYouPump.com.

Even children and teens can get migraines. To help, the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) developed the Migraine Trainer so kids 13+ can understand and track migraines. Free from the App Store and Google Play, it helps kids make a migraine management plan. 

If you’re ever wondering how to finance a startup, connecting with a SCORE mentor can help. They can guide you toward the right financing options for your needs and lead you on the pathway to success. Visit www.score.org/find-mentor to learn more.  

Living donor liver transplants can save thousands of lives. If you’re looking for a living donor or to become one, the American Liver Foundation and UPMC can help. They’ve created a new series of five animated videos to walk you through the process. Learn more at www.liverfoundation.org/livingdonor.

When updating your family’s routine for the school year, make sure healthy brushing habits are on the to-do list to avoid pain and expense. The Delta Dental of Washington Tooth Fairy can help. To learn how, visit www.toothfairy.DeltaDentalwa.com, www.TheToothFairyExperience.com and www.DeltaDentalWA.com/blog.

With a little forethought you can keep the home fires from burning. Consider Sun FireDefense’s clear liquid that can be mixed into paint, stain, or just sprayed and dried onto the exterior of a structure for years of long-lasting fire protection. Learn more at www.SunFireDefense.com.

 Fraudsters keep developing increasingly clever ways to trick you into giving them your money—but you can outsmart the scammers and protect yourself and your assets, say the experts at Citi. For facts about fraud and how to fight it, visit: www.citi.com/fraudprevention.

Spooky Sangria made with Seagrams Escapes Strawberry Daiquiri and apple ghosts are a “boo-tiful” way to treat guests this Halloween. Find other delicious Halloween-themed drinks and cocktails to serve at any time of year, at www.seagramsescapes.com.

Consumed in moderation, dark chocolate, candy with nuts and gum and lollipops sweetened with Xylitol can be easier on your kids’ teeth than other Halloween treats, dentists say. Learn more at www.deltadentalwa.com.