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Managing Your Pet's Weight For Better Quality of Life

Posted on August 11, 2017 at 9:25 AM Comments comments (0)

When a pet is overweight, it is not a question of if it will develop health issues, but how many and how soon. Your veterinarian can assess your pet's body condition, and help you determine the best approach to shedding any unnecessary pounds. Pet obesity has steadily risen, and now affects over 50% of dogs and cats.


Reasons to Maintain a Healthy Weight.

• Excess pounds put more stress on joints and...

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Anxious Vet Visits?

Posted on August 7, 2017 at 11:40 AM Comments comments (0)

Help us help your pet!

How can you help your dog have a low-stress visit?

Most dogs don't mind going to a vet clinic for the first time, but unfortunately, repeated experiences of being handled by strangers and vaccinated can cause your dog to develop a fear of going to the vet. Some people may even avoid needed veterinary care or nail trims due to their dog's anxiety. Here are some tips on what you can do to make your dog's vet visits as stress-free a...

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Toxicity

Posted on July 25, 2017 at 10:05 AM Comments comments (0)

Keeping Your Pets Safe At Home

Your home and yard can be filled with seemingly harmless items that can be fatally poisonous to your pets. While some are more commonly known, you may be surprised by some of the dangerous items in your home.

Plants

Some of the more frequently encountered plants that are dangerous for pets include:

• Aloe

• Holly

• Azaleas

• Sago Palms

• Lilies

• Tulips

...

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July 4th is coming! Firework safety for your pets!

Posted on June 27, 2017 at 3:35 PM Comments comments (0)

FIREWORKS SAFETY FOR YOUR PETS



NOISE


As a thunderstorm approaches, many animals become frightened and anxious, and their first instinct is to try to escape f...

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June is National Pet Microchipping Month!

Posted on June 15, 2017 at 11:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Did you know June is National Pet Microchipping Month? A simple microchip can prevent your beloved pet from being lost forever. About 10 million pets get lost or are stolen each year. With so many pets going missing each year, we're happy to promote this annual campaign by offering $30 microchips during the month of June!

Unlike collars and tags, a microchip will not break, fall off, wear down, or be removed. Microchips are a permanent form of identification for your pet. Microchips als...

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