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  • First Aid for Your Pet

    Apr 24 2018

    Whenever your pet has any medical concerns, you should contact your veterinarian right away. However, in emergency situations it is helpful to know some tips to help your pet before…

  • Dog Bite Prevention

    Apr 08 2018

    Most people stay away from a dog that is growling and lunging; however, there are still countless dog bites every year, many of which are described as “unprovoked”.  As a…

  • Xylitol Poisoning in Cats and Dogs

    Mar 21 2018

    What is Xylitol? Xylitol is a natural, sugar-free sweetener. It is commonly found in gum, mints, food like jelly and pudding, mouth washes, human toothpastes, vitamins, peanut butter, and fish…

  • Marijuana Toxicity in Pets

    Mar 19 2018

    Did you know that Marijuana poisoning cases have increased 448% over the last 6 years? Marijuana’s two main components are CBD (cannabidiol) and THC (tetrahydrocannabinol). THC – Is the psychoactive…

  • Tick Season

    Mar 06 2018

    What are Ticks? Ticks are external parasites that feed on blood. They attach by their head and engorge by ingesting blood. Once they are engorged they fall off and lay…

  • January is National Train Your Dog Month!

    Jan 24 2018

    A well-trained dog is definitely something worth celebrating!  Dog training is a journey that is never done – there are always new skills to learn together.  You’re in a partnership…

  • January is Walk Your Dog Month

    Jan 10 2018

    Whether you made a resolution to shed extra pounds or you just want to get back into shape, January is the month of resolutions. Let your dog be the motivation…

  • Holiday Pet Safety Tips

    Dec 13 2017

      As the holidays approach, so do the hazards of Christmas. There are many ways to keep your fur baby safe this holiday season; below are a few things to…

  • Senior Pets

    Nov 23 2017

    What Does it Mean to be a ‘Senior’ Pet? In Veterinary medicine a “senior” is commonly used to describe an older pet. Cats and dogs are considered to be senior…

  • Feline & Canine Diabetes

    Nov 02 2017

    What is Diabetes? Diabetes is when your pet’s body either cannot produce enough insulin, or its body doesn’t allow it to use insulin properly. Causes Genetics – Diabetes can be…