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5 Facts About Anesthesia and Dentistry

When pet owners hear the word “anesthesia,” many respond in fear for their pet’s life. These FACTS can help you be more comfortable with anesthesia for your pet. FACT #1: Non-anesthetic dentistry can cause significant stress and pain. Imagine: Strangers … Continue reading

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Cleaning Dog Ears

Ear cleaning is an aspect of dog grooming and care that shouldn’t be neglected. Without regular cleaning, wax and oils build up inside the ear, increasing risk of ear infection and hearing damage. With this in mind, it’s a good … Continue reading

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5 Facts About Ear Infection in Pets

Ear inflammation and infection – “Otitis externa” is the fancy medical term for inflammation or infection of your pet’s outer ear canal. Here are some things some folks believe about recurring ear problems … and the facts. You might think … Continue reading

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Dog Bite Prevention

70​ million nice dogs…but any dog can bite National Dog Bite Prevention Week® takes place during the second full week of April each year, and focuses on educating people about preventing dog bites. The dates in 2019 are April 7-13. … Continue reading

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How cats say, ‘I love you’

Because, c’mon cats aren’t just going to outright say those three little words. Here are the telltale signs that your feline friend is giving you heart-eyes. Cats demonstrate their devotion to their humans in a number of important and obvious … Continue reading

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Don’t let boredom ruin your puppy’s brain

Your new puppy likely won’t need to fight for food in the wild. That means you’ll need some fun, err, enrichment at home to keep your canine cutie happy, healthy and out of trouble (from boredom). You’ve taken the first … Continue reading

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360° of Care for Pets

Together, your wellness services and Trupanion, medical insurance for cats and dogs, can help provide your clients’ pets with comprehensive coverage — from nose to tail — for both the routine and the unforeseen. Click here for larger image

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FDA Approves Revolution Plus

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Revolution® Plus (selamectin and sarolaner topical solution), a new combination topical product providing 6-in-1 parasite protection against fleas, ticks (Black-legged or deer tick, Gulf Coast tick, and American dog tick), ear … Continue reading

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Healthy Mouth For A Healthy Pet – February is Pet Dental Month!

Why Dental Care? Dental care of dogs and cats is one of the most commonly overlooked areas of pet health care. In fact, a recent AAHA study showed that approximately two-thirds of pet owners do not provide the dental care … Continue reading

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Recall of Hill’s Pet Nutrition

UPDATE (February 7th 2019) Last week, Hill’s Pet Nutrition voluntarily recalled 25 varieties of its canned dog food after it was confirmed that the products contained elevated levels of vitamin D. Since the initial announcement, eight more lot/date codes have … Continue reading

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