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Articles tagged: companion animals

Don’t Feed Snacks to the Ducks and Geese!

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Tufts Veterinary Specialists Caution on Danger of Feeding Inappropriate Snacks to Ducks and Geese Ms. Cindy Thomas-Griffith, a long-standing client, has been receiving her veterinary care at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center for more than 25 years. With… Read More

Scaredy Cats (and Dogs and More)

Monday, October 29th, 2018

Petrifying? Dressed to the nine lives? Which companion animal will win the coveted title of best Halloween costume? The rewards, while practical and tasty, are modest: $15 and $10 gift cards to be spent at… Read More

So You Want to Open a Cat Café …..

Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

If coffee and cats sound like your perfect cup of tea, there are quite a few things to consider before pouncing into the cat café business.

The Universal Appeal of Cat Cafés

Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

This is a trend that looks like it’s going to stick! If you’ve never been to one, here’s what to expect. An added bonus is that some cafes also help find homes for cats.

Ground-Breaking Research

Sunday, July 1st, 2018

Important new information sheds light on hepatitis viruses and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

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Long-Term Care for Elders and Pets

Sunday, July 1st, 2018

Today, a growing number of care facilities for seniors is allowing residents to bring their beloved pets. Here’s how you can find such a place for a family member.

Pets in nursing homes bring both benefits and risks

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

Deborah Linder spoke with Reuters about a study by The Ohio State University on the benefits and risks of having pets in nursing homes. She emphasized the positive effects but noted that proper precautions need to be taken to ensure safety for all involved.