Pet Tips

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5 Tips for a Pet-Healthy House

October 14, 2018

Your home is a big contributor to the health of your pet. By maintaining a pet-healthy household, you...

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Strategies For Welcoming A New Pet To Your Home

September 16, 2018

Welcoming a new pet into your home is incredibly exciting. Everyone can’t wait to play together and make...

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How Did My Dog Get Fleas?

September 2, 2018

Fleas are tricky little creatures. Even if you’re extremely careful about prevention, it’s still possible...

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4 Ways To Prevent Pet Dental Disease

August 19, 2018

Did you know your pet’s oral health seriously affects overall health? Diseases of the digestive system,...

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Is Your Pet's Microchip Up To Date?

August 5, 2018

Take a moment to think about your pet’s microchip - the tiny chip that sits between their shoulder blades...

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How To Manage Cat Obesity

July 29, 2018

Almost 60% of indoor cats are overweight and could benefit from a veterinarian-supervised weight loss...

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Help! My Dog Has Heartworm

July 23, 2018

Did you know heartworm disease is much more widespread than it used to be? It’s now in zones where veterinarians...

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Fear of Loud Noises

July 9, 2018

During noisy times, your pet might cower, shake, hide, whine, pace, chew and destroy things or even lose bladder control.

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Causes of Paw and Nail Disorders

June 21, 2018

Does your cat lose pieces of its claws? Does your dog have brittle or broken nails? If so, read on.

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Anesthesia and Animals: 5 Things to Know

June 7, 2018

It ensures your pet doesn’t move during the procedure and prevents them from feeling any pain.

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Tips for Taking Your Dog to Public Places

May 26, 2018

With a little training, they can be ready for visits to pet-friendly stores, your workplace and other places that welcome them.

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Could My Pet Have Arthritis?

May 11, 2018

Routine veterinary visits are often the key to identifying dog and cat arthritis.

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Adopting a Senior Pet

May 11, 2018

Older pets often come with benefits like calm behavior, easy family integration, and the feeling that you’ve helped an animal in need.

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Why Is My Pet Shedding So Much?

April 13, 2018

It’s a myth that dogs and cats don’t shed in winter.

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5 Signs of Stroke in Dogs

March 28, 2018

In dogs, it occurs due to blood vessel blockage (ischemic) and bleeds (hemorrhagic).

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Help Your Pet Shed Pounds

March 13, 2018

Obesity isn’t just a human health crisis in the U.S. About 50% of pets are also overweight.

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6 Tip for Reducing Vet Visit Stress

March 6, 2018

Visits can be unpleasant - for both the animal and the owner.

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Symptoms of Cat Flu

February 20, 2018

Cat flu make a cat feel sick for anywhere from a few days to a few weeks.

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7 Ways To Keep Dogs Warm In Winter

February 13, 2018

When winter winds blow with ice and snow, our canine friends are at increased risk of illness and injury.

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Too Much Licking?

January 12, 2018

Allergies are the number one cause of excessive licking in dogs and a major cause for cats.

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Pet-Proofing Your Home

January 3, 2018

Is your home pet-proof? If you don’t know where to start with pet-proofing your home, read on for some helpful tips.

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Making a 12-Month Wellness Plan

December 27, 2017

Having one promotes pet health, keeps treatments on track, and often comes with the added bonus of cost savings.

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When Creepy Crawlers Attack Your Pet

December 13, 2017

Would you recognize the symptoms of a bite? Here are some tips for handling common threats.

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Are Wellness Exams Necessary?

November 21, 2017

It is essential to take your pet in for routine wellness exams, even for an animal that seems to be in great health.

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Sharing Table Scraps

November 7, 2017

“People food” can create serious health issues for pets.

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Pets With Bad Breath Is A Stinky Issue

October 18, 2017

If your pet’s breath is so bad it makes you wince, something could be wrong.

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Is It OK To Let Pets Eat Grass?

October 11, 2017

Eating grass might seem gross to us, but it’s irresistible for many cats and dogs.

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Can My Pet Make Me Sick?

October 4, 2017

Although it’s possible to catch pet diseases, it’s far less likely if you have proper pet healthcare and sanitary precautions.

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Handling Your New Kitten

September 4, 2017

Stimulating play is important during the first weeks of bringing one home.

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Moving With Pets

September 4, 2017

Making the transition to a new home can be as hard for pets as it is for humans

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101 For New Pet Owners

September 1, 2017

If you have never had a dog or cat before, it can be overwhelming.

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New Puppy Needs Attention

August 28, 2017

Spend some time thinking about what you will teach your new dog.