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Adopt a Shelter Pet Month

October is Adopt a Shelter Pet Month! Ready to find your new best friend? Hillsborough County Animal Resource Center is a great resource! Here are just a few great reasons to consider adoption: You will help to cut down the … Continue reading

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Purr-fect Tips to Reduce Cat Stress During Veterinarian Visits

The struggle is real—taking your cat to the vet can be a stressful, traumatic event for both you and your pet. If you’ve ever felt more than a little frazzled dragging Fluffy to and from the clinic, you’re not alone. … Continue reading

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Scariest Halloween Hazards

During the week of Halloween, call volumes at Pet Poison Helpline increase significantly, making it consistently one of their busiest weeks of the year. While most of the calls involve dogs of various breeds and sizes, other animals such as … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of a Veterinary Technician

Veterinary technicians are critical to the day-to-day function of veterinary practices, and play vital roles in preserving animal health and welfare. National Veterinary Technician Week provides an opportunity to recognize veterinary technicians’ contributions. Because we value veterinary technicians every day … Continue reading

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Your Pet’s Halloween Party Rules

1. Keep me away from party hazards! 2. Don’t leave me alone with Halloween decorations that are automated or pose choking hazards (like string lights or fake spiderwebs). 3. Don’t put me in a costume if I’m uncomfortable or resist. 4. Make sure … Continue reading

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October is “Adopt a Dog” Month!

American Humane established Adopt-A-Dog Month® in October 1981 as an annual event to encourage people to save lives and enhance their own lives by adopting a dog from a shelter or rescue group. Thirty-two years later, that message is as … Continue reading

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Potential Neurologic Adverse Events Associated with Isoxazoline Flea and Tick Products

Dear pet parents: We wanted to notify you about some information recently distributed by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) about potential neurologic side effects of a particular class of flea and tick control medications. We utilize three of these … Continue reading

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Boos, Barks and Meows

Join us for a fall festival called Boos, Barks and Meows at All Creatures Animal Hospital on Sunday, October 7th from 11:00 am-3:00pm. There will be vendors, popcorn, snow cones, candy apples and games! Animals are welcome! If you have … Continue reading

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Rabies Notification

9th case of rabies in a cat in Hillsborough County this year Updated: August 31 2018 A domestic short haired brown & black tabby cat in the area of Nundy Ave Gibsonton, Fl 33534 has tested positive for rabies. As … Continue reading

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4 Dangerous Myths Pet Parents Believe About Cat Health

Cats are often considered very mysterious creatures, so it’s unsurprising that feline folklore and superstitions over the years have influenced the way people care for the health of their fur babies. Unfortunately, there are several common cat health myths out … Continue reading

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