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  • Mar 28 2013

    Dogs Distinguish Dog Faces from Other Faces

    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…

  • Mar 15 2013

    Myth vs. Fact: Are Dogs Color Blind?

    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. …

  • Feb 25 2013

    How to perform Pet CPR on your dog or cat

    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…

  • Feb 08 2013

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

    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). …

  • Feb 01 2013

    5 Tips for Healthy Teeth and Gums in Your Pet

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

  • Jan 25 2013

    Frostbite in Pets is a Serious Winter Concern

    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,…

  • Jan 18 2013

    3 Ways to Choose the Best Food for Your Pet

    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. …