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  • Holiday Travel with Your Pet

    Oct 01 2015

    The holiday season often means traveling out of town to visit friends and family. Including your pets in these holiday adventures can be fun for everybody, but it is important…

  • Vaccine Overview Part 3

    Sep 30 2015

    In parts one and two of our vaccination “alphabet soup” series, the core vaccinations recommended for all cats and dogs were reviewed. But these vaccines are only part of the…

  • Vaccine Overview Part 2

    Sep 16 2015

    In our last blog we dove into the alphabet soup of canine core vaccines – DA2P and RV. Our feline friends have their own “alphabet” of vaccine abbreviations. Your cat’s…

  • Vaccine Overview Part 1

    Sep 01 2015

    DHLPP, FVRCP, BORD-PI, RV, DA2PPC….. Ever wonder what all those letters on your pet’s receipt after an annual vaccine visit mean? What diseases are your pets being vaccinated for anyway?…

  • FeLV

    Aug 14 2015

    My 3 year-old cat, Princess, just tested positive for the feline leukemia virus. She seems healthy. She is playing, eating and acting normally. What does this test result mean and…

  • Heartworm

    Jul 11 2015

    Mosquitoes! The very thought of them makes me start itching. To our canine and feline friends, mosquitoes represent a much more serious threat than a few itchy bumps. Mosquitoes carry…

  • Fleas

    Jun 15 2015

    My pets are having a problem with fleas. Nothing I do seems to work. What options do I have? Fleas are the most common parasite I see in dogs and…

  • Stinky Dogs

    May 28 2015

    My dogs have lately had an awful, musky odor. I washed them only two days ago and the odor was back again. Could it be the smell of sweat? Doggy…

  • Garden Safety Tips

    Apr 11 2015

    Spring has arrived and with the pleasant weather many of us will be outside working in the yard and garden. Always willings to offer “help” and provide us with company,…

  • Toxic Plants and Symptoms

    Mar 03 2015

    Plants, Fruits & Vegetables Toxic to Dogs And their symptoms Amaryllis: vomiting, depression, diarrhea, abdominal pain, hyper salivation, anorexia, tremors Autumn Crocus: oral irritation, bloody vomiting, diarrhea, shock, multi-organ damage,…