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A Good Death

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Advice for preparing for the end of your pet’s life

Senior dog

The Hidden Dangers of Xylitol to Your Dog

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

Did you know that many common household items (sugarless gum, candy, even some peanut butter) contain Xylitol, a sugar alcohol which is highly toxic to dogs? Learn more about the dangers of Xylitol and what immediate actions to take should your companion animal ingest the toxin. Swift action matters.

Have a “Howling” Night with these Halloween Pet Safety Tips

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

We all know that Halloween is full of spooky and a “yummy” kind of fun. Unfortunately, it is a holiday that is full of dangers for our furry friends. While many things are common sense, let’s remind you of the many hazards that may be lurking in the night.

Halloween

Holiday Safety For Your Pet

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

For many, holidays are a time of cheer, however, for your pet it can be a dangerous time. Here are some tips on keeping your pet safe during this joyous time! Plant dangers: holly, mistletoe and… Read More

Cat in Santa suit

National Pet Dental Health Month

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

Periodontal disease is the most common disease of dogs and cats, yet is too often underdiagnosed and treated. This can lead to tooth loss and other medical issues from the chronic infection and the immune system response. Brushing teeth daily can help avoid periodontal disease and lead to healthier longevity for pets.

How to avoid mosquitoes and keep you and your pets safe

Friday, September 6th, 2013

People naturally try to avoid mosquitoes, since no one wants the uncomfortable itching that results from most bites. Reported cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) and the West Nile virus are two possible deadly mosquito… Read More

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