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National Take Your Cat to the Vet Day

Here are a few reasons not to postpone your cat’s check-up visit Cats age MUCH more rapidly than humans A cat reaches the human age of 15 by its first year and 24 by its second year. Each year after, … Continue reading

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Paws Off Xylitol; It’s Dangerous for Dogs

Sugarless chewing gum can be poisonous to your dog. So can certain sugar-free baked goods, “skinny” (sugar-free) ice cream, nut butters, and human products you find around the house. Your six-month-old puppy, Hoover, will eat anything that isn’t tied down. … Continue reading

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FDA issues third status report on investigation into potential connection between certain diets and cases of canine heart disease

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is providing an update on its investigation into reports of dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) in dogs eating certain types of pet food. As part of this update, the FDA is sharing a compilation of adverse … Continue reading

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What You Need to Know About Products Containing Cannabis or Cannabis-derived Compounds, Including CBD

Many pet owners utilize CBD products with the erroneous assumption that they are safer than FDA-approved medications because CBD is over the counter. In reality, they have no assurances of safety or efficacy. You may have noticed that cannabidiol (CBD) … Continue reading

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Prevent and Treat Heat Stroke

Every year, too many dogs suffer and die from preventable cases of Heat Stroke. It happens in hot cars, while out exercising, on airplanes, and in a variety of other situations. What they all have in common though, along with … Continue reading

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Stay connected with our NEW app!

Stay connected with us and keep your pet’s medical info at your fingertips using our NEW app. With this app you can one-touch call and email us, request appointments, request food and medication, view your pet’s upcoming services and vaccinations, … Continue reading

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No Matter What Kind of Trip, This Pet Travel Checklist Can Help

As you know, the holiday season is a time when families come together, and many pet parents will be traveling with their fuzzy companions. To help you prepare, we’ve made some handy cat and dog travel checklists to help keep … Continue reading

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Help Your Companion Keep His Cool in Spite of Summer’s Heat!

A primer on helping your dog survive the dog days of summer: Protecting your pets from summer heat Many folks look forward to some fun in these lazy and hazy summer days, but pet owners need to know that summer … Continue reading

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Take Your Dog To Work Day – June 21, 2019

Most of us can’t wait for the weekend to arrive. But if there’s one time during the year that you may look forward to the Monday-to-Friday work routine more than Saturday, it’s probably during National Take Your Dog to Work … Continue reading

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Keep Cats Indoors

Cats don’t have nine lives—just the one. Here are nine reasons they’re healthier in your home. 1. Not everyone likes cats We know you love your special kitty, but not everyone likes cats. Irritated neighbors or community interlopers could pose … Continue reading

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