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Poison Prevention For Your Pet

March 16-22, 2014 is Poison Prevention Week. Although human and veterinary drugs are the most obvious sources of pet poisoning, some seemingly innocuous things around your home can be harmful—even fatal—to your pet. A growing epidemic Each year thousands of dogs … Continue reading

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Protect Your Pets From The Cold

Cold Weather Is Here:  Fewer and fewer pets live outside as the human animal bond gets stronger.  Many of our family pets have migrated from our backyards to our bedrooms.  But, for those pets that live outside or stay out for … Continue reading

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New Years Eve Pet Safety Tips

On New Year’s Eve, everyone wants to have an unforgettable night — in a good way. By following a few simple steps, having a good sense of awareness, and taking these safety tips to heart, we can all have a … Continue reading

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Dog restraints fail in auto crash tests 100 percent of the time, study says

by NEWStat Some areas such as New Jersey have considered implementing laws mandating that drivers protect their pets by securing them with restraints. But according to a recently released study from the Center for Pet Safety, the restraints themselves are … Continue reading

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‘National Pet Fire Safety Day’ Prevention Tips

(courtesy of AKC news) ‘National Pet Fire Safety Day’ Prevention Tips to Keep Pets from Starting Home Fires  - New Data Says Pets Start Nearly 1,000 Fires Each Year – An estimated 500,000 pets are affected annually by home fires, … Continue reading

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Canine Peanut Butter Treat Recalled

A nationwide limited recall of peanut butter made by Sunland Inc. has snared a pet company, Dog for Dog, which issued a voluntary recall of all its jarred Dogsbutter. Portales, N.M.-based Sunland initially recalled 75 almond butter and peanut butter … Continue reading

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Top 5 Ways to Keep Your Dog Healthy in Tampa

By Link V. Welborn, DVM, DABVP   Regular visits to your veterinarian: Just as the American Dental Association has recommended regular dental check-ups for people for many years, the American Animal Hospital Association – American Veterinary Medical Association Canine and … Continue reading

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