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    Ebola and Your Pets

    Nov 13 2014

    By Lynn Buzhardt, DVM …

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    A Salute to Military Working Dogs

    Nov 06 2014

    A Navy Seal and his dog rappelled from the scoreboard to the field of Cowboys Stadium in Texas to deliver the official game coin for the Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals football game. The…

  • Pet safety reminder! It’s National Pet ID Week April 14-20

    Apr 12 2013

    The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) conducted a national study on the use of pet ID tags and discovered a major disconnect that affects millions of pets each…

  • April is Pet First Aid Awareness Month

    Apr 05 2013

    The American Red Cross has declared April as Pet First Aid Awareness month to make sure pet owners are up-to-date on pet safety and what to do in an emergency. …

  • Dogs Distinguish Dog Faces from Other Faces

    Mar 28 2013

    We came across a fascinating article from Springer about a study involving dogs and their ability to distinguish dog faces among the faces of other animal species and also people. The purpose of the…

  • Myth vs. Fact: Are Dogs Color Blind?

    Mar 15 2013

    NBC News recently asked Cynthia Carlson, DVM, to sift through several pet myths and determine whether or not the myths are indeed facts, or if they’re merely myths that are untrue. …

  • How to perform Pet CPR on your dog or cat

    Feb 25 2013

    If your pet appears to be in shock or unresponsive following an accident or other incident, you’ll want to follow the ABCs of Pet First Aid right away and have someone call your vet immediately. The…