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    February is Dental Health Month!

    Feb 10 2017

    Dental health is a very important, often overlooked part of your pet’s health and well-being. It is important to get your pet’s dental health evaluated by your veterinarian at least…

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    Protecting Paws from Hot Pavement!!

    Jun 10 2016

    Asphalt gets how very quickly in the summer. It’s easy to forget to keep our furry friends feet safe, but their paw pads can be just as tender as our…

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    Fleas!!!!

    Jun 02 2016

    Stray cats and dogs, rabbits and ferrets can carry flea eggs into your yard. Having a fence doesn’t necessarily mean you’ll keep fleas out. That’s why flea and tick prevention…

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    Heat Exhaustion and Car Safety for Dogs

    May 19 2016

    Although it may be fun to take your dog with you on your errands, dogs in cars is generally just not a good idea. From potential heat exhaustion to unrestrained…

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    Cat Behavior Explained!

    May 05 2016

    Ever wonder why your cat does what he does? Watch this cute 5 minute video that explains many different cat behaviors. Enjoy! https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/animalia/wp/2016/04/28/watch-everything-you-ever-wanted-to-know-about-cat-behavior-in-just-5-minutes/

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    Rabies Vaccines

    Apr 28 2016

    Did you know? Even though most cases of rabies are found in wild animals, the majority of Americans who receive post-exposure preventive shots are exposed due to close contact with…

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    OraVet Dental Hygiene Chews

    Apr 14 2016

    Some people may think it’s normal for a dog’s breath to stink. But bad breath is not normal. Without regular cleaning, plaque and bad breath-causing bacteria build up on teeth…

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    Heartworms in Dogs

    Mar 31 2016

    Canine Heartworm Disease Introduction Heartworm disease is a serious problem affecting dogs in almost every area of the United States. The disease was initially prevalent in the southern coastal area…

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    A Case for Year-Round Flea Control

    Mar 24 2016

    Control of fleas and flea-induced diseases requires a considerable effort by both pet owners and veterinarians. Although convenient and effective flea control products are available, successful flea management remains a…

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    Puppy Housetraining Guide

    Mar 16 2016

     In light of National Puppy Day, here are some helpful hints on puppy housetraining! Puppy housetraining guide Choose the desired location and teach the puppy where to go 1.  Ensure…