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  • 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…

  • How to Clean Your Pet’s Teeth in 7 Easy Steps

    Feb 08 2013

    In honor of February National Pet Dental Health Month, we encourage you to clean your dog’s or cat’s teeth on a regular basis (daily is best, but at least twice a week is fine too). …

  • 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…