Monthly Archives: December 2018

TPD Community Service

We are proud to provide veterinary care for the Tampa Police Department’s K-9 officers! We say ‘thank you!’ to these hard working men, women and canines for keeping our community safe. We look forward to keeping the TPD K-9 units … Continue reading

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I’ll be [bringing my pet] home for Christmas…

Tips and tricks to manage your pet’s food during holiday travel … or what to do so the dog—or cat—doesn’t puke under the table. For those of you who might be traveling during the holidays, the following can help manage … Continue reading

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How to handle food guarding in dogs

Food aggression can take a bite out of pet owner’s patience and add strain to the human-animal bond. Whether it’s early enough to prevent the bad habit or if food guarding is already ingrained in your pet’s behavior, this info … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Feline Winter Toxins

During the winter, the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center sees an increase in certain toxicants. During the holiday seasons, there seems to be more antidepressant ingestions by cats. The following covers the most common feline winter toxins, and the best … Continue reading

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‘Tis The Season: Holiday Pet Safety Tips

Holiday Pet Safety Tips: As the holiday season arrives, it means that it is time to get all of our adornment out and begin decorating.  As our lights and trees go up, so do the very beautiful trinkets and glitz.  … Continue reading

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It’s Not Just Grain-Free: An Update on Diet-Associated Dilated Cardiomyopathy from Tufts

Article by Lisa M. Freeman, DVM, PhD, DACVN. Heart disease is common in our companion animals, affecting 10-15% of all dogs and cats, with even higher rates in Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, Doberman Pinschers, and Boxer dogs.  Most nutritional recommendations … Continue reading

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Home Delivery and Remind Me™ Programs

Quality medicine in our hospitals, now delivered to your home! Make sure your pets get what they need, when they need it. Our safe, authentic pet products and medicine – recommended and approved by your own veterinarian specifically for your … 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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