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  • Summer Time is Here!

    Jun 23 2017

    Summer is finally here! That means fun in the sun for you and your pets. While enjoying this beautiful, summer weather keep in mind these safety tips to keep your…

  • Keep Car Travel Safe and Fun!

    Jun 15 2017

    The weather is warming up and summer time activities are in full swing. A lot of people enjoy taking their dogs out to partake in recreational activities during this time…

  • A.C.G. Goes Minimally Invasive!

    Jun 07 2017

    We are pleased to announce that we will now be offering laparoscopic surgery at Animal Care of Gloucester! Laparoscopy is surgery that is preformed through small incisions with a camera…

  • The Scoop on Poop!

    May 16 2017

    Your pet’s stool should generally have the same color, size and consistency each time they go. Abnormalities in the color and consistency of your pet’s stool may indicate an underlying…

  • May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month

    May 05 2017

    May is Lyme disease awareness month. Did you know that Lyme disease can be prevented, it is a zoonotic disease (a disease that is caught by humans and animals) and is transmitted…

  • Facts about parasites and your pet.

    Apr 24 2017

    Some interesting, strange and downright disgusting facts about parasites: Indoor cats can get worms! Cats that live strictly indoors can become infected with tapeworms by eating infected fleas. Another way cats…

  • National Pet I.D. Week April 16th-22nd!

    Apr 17 2017

    It is very important to make sure that your pet always has proper identification. Proper pet identification helps ensure their safe return to you if they go missing. Some of…

  • Spring is in the air!

    Apr 13 2017

    Just like you, your pet can have allergies. This occurs when their immune system recognizes certain substances as dangerous. As your pet’s body tries to rid itself of these substances…

  • Easter Lilies: A Holiday Hazard

    Apr 07 2017

    While beautiful, the Easter lily can be very dangerous to have around your cats. Ingesting any part of an Easter lily; the petals, stem, leaves, or even the water or…

  • Pet Poison Prevention Week

    Mar 23 2017

    March 19th-March 25th is Pet Poison Prevention week! Here are some tips about preventing your pets from getting poisoned and what to do if they are. Poison prevention: Be aware…