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    Holiday Toxins for Pets

    Dec 18 2018

    While the holidays bring more challenges to the already difficult winter months, we can’t forget about indoor and outdoor toxins frequently seen at this time of year.  Keeping your pets…

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    Pet Insurance for Dogs

    Sep 18 2018

    You never know when the unexpected will strike!  Approximately one in three dogs and cats must visit the vet due to illness or accident every year.  Today diagnostic, medical and…

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    Pain Management for Cats

    Sep 17 2018

      As all cat owners know, cats are NOT small dogs! And when it comes to pain and pain management, this is certainly true. Fortunately for cats and the people who…

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    Responsible Cat Ownership

    Sep 17 2018

    The question of pet ownership: Do we ‘own’ cats or do they ‘own’ us? The answer is debatable, but here’s something that is not: living with a cat comes with…

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    Coat and Skin Appearance in a Healthy Cat

    Sep 17 2018

    The general condition of your cat’s skin and coat are good indicators of its health. A healthy coat should be shiny and smooth, not coarse or brittle, and healthy skin…

  • 5 Pet-Safe Ways to Celebrate the Summer Holidays

    Jun 29 2018

    As the Summer weekend approaches, you’ve no doubt got sunshine and vacation time on your mind. Thankfully, the dog days of summer are here! Now’s the time to kick back,…

  • Summer Hazards for Your Furry Pets

    May 25 2018

    What are these marks: This picture reveals bug bites – yes these red welts are bug bites and at this time of year…it is from black flies. Later in the…

  • Today’s Topic: Brushing your Pet’s Teeth – What to use, When to use and how often.

    Feb 26 2018

    Brushing your pet’s teeth can be helpful in preventing the build-up of plaque and tartar. It is important to brush your pet’s teeth every day – plaque turns to tartar…

  • Today’s Topic: Special Dental Diets, Treats, Chews and Toys – Are Dental products real or gimmicks

    Feb 21 2018

    There are many brands of dental diets available to feed your special pet. They are designed to reduce plaque and tartar buildup. These diets do not all work in exactly…

  • Today’s Topic: Dental Extractions

    Feb 16 2018

    Dental extractions (removing teeth) may need to be done once a dental disease has become advanced. There are many reasons why teeth should be extracted – if they are loose,…