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  • 5 Tips for Healthy Teeth and Gums in Your Pet

    Feb 01 2013

    February is National Pet Dental Health Month — so let’s talk about keeping your pet’s teeth healthy! …

  • Frostbite in Pets is a Serious Winter Concern

    Jan 25 2013

    During the winter, wherever temperatures drop below freezing (32°F / 0°C), a pet’s prolonged exposure to freezing temps reduces blood flow to critically low levels in certain areas of the body,…

  • 3 Ways to Choose the Best Food for Your Pet

    Jan 18 2013

    While choosing the ideal food for your pet may seem overwhelming, start with these tips. Your veterinarian is an excellent resource for determining which way to go. …

  • Is it possible my cat has a “cold” or the “flu”?

    Jan 11 2013

    While your cat may be exhibiting signs that we often associate with a cold or the flu in people, (e.g. lethargy, sneezing, coughing, seeking warmth, stiffness), it is very important not to disregard…

  • Is My Pet Overweight?

    Jan 04 2013

    New Years is often a time for reflection and setting new goals, and one of the most common resolutions is to lose weight … that is for people. How do you know if your pet needs to shed a few pounds…

  • Can I give my pet aspirin for his arthritis?

    Dec 28 2012

    STOP right there! Although aspirin and many other drugs of the same class of pharmaceuticals can be relatively harmless to people, they can have serious side effects in dogs and cats. For example,…

  • Annual Physical Exams May Be The Most Important Investment For Your Pet

    Dec 21 2012

    The annual physical examination is the first and often most important measure to preventing serious disease. It starts with taking a ‘history’, the all-important dialogue between owner and…