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Keeping Your Dog’s Paws Healthy in the Summer Heat

June 1, 2023

The longer, warmer days of summer bring with them more time to enjoy being outside with your dog. Whether you like to swim in the lake, play fetch at the beach or hike your favorite trails, summer is full of opportunities to get out there and make some memories together. With increased fun in the…

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Preventing Flea and Tick Problems

April 28, 2023

It’s important to remember that fleas and ticks are a threat to our pets year-round. But during the hot and humid months of summer, we hear a lot about these pesky parasites as they become even more active. If you don’t already have a flea and tick prevention routine in place for your pets, now…

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The Importance of Resting For Dogs

April 28, 2023

Dogs are more like us than you would think – they need time with us, their family, and their fellow furry friends and packmates. Dogs are also social creatures & natural athletes who need activity, followed by rest and recovery. Routine rest time during daycare is not only important to the health of your pet,…

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Heartworm Awareness

March 31, 2023

As a responsible dog owner, it’s important to be aware of the risks of heartworm disease and the necessary steps for heartworm prevention. The good news is that heartworm infections can be avoided. The better news is that stopping heartworms before they start is less expensive and much easier on your dog than treating a…

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Use Preventive Care for Healthier Pets

February 1, 2023

Show your pets you care … by getting regular preventive care. Veterinarians and pet parents alike know from experience that it is best to catch problems early or prevent them altogether. Whether you are dealing with a smaller concern or a serious disease, it’s almost always cheaper and less complicated when you are able to…

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A Healthy Start for Your New Christmas Pet

January 5, 2023

There’s nothing more exciting than getting or giving a new pet for Christmas. Memories are made starting with the big surprise — that moment when a playful little bundle of joy bounces into your life. Your new arrival is sure to bring years of love and companionship to your household, but a new pet is…

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Holiday Safety Tips For Your Pets

November 20, 2022

The most wonderful time of the year also means it’s time to brush up on some steps for keeping your pets safe in this joyful season. With all the beauty and festivities, there are quite a few safety hazards for our pets, such as lights and decorations going up, gifts and food lying around, and…

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November is Senior Pet Care Awareness Month

November 4, 2022

For the month of November, we look to honor our senior pets and raise awareness for giving them a little extra-special care and attention as they get up in years. If you’re wondering how old is old, the age at which a dog or cat is considered senior varies by size and breed, but on…

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The Importance of Dental Care for Pets

October 9, 2022

When you take steps to care for the dental health of your pets, it’s about more than keeping those pearly whites shining bright. You’ll be improving their overall health and wellness at the same time, since oral health issues often lead to other health complications. Dental health problems are more common than you might think.…

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