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Tick Season is Upon Us!

April 24, 2013  |  parasite prevention, ticks

As summer begins, we are greeted by one of our least favorite parasites: the tick. Of the 13 species found in Ohio, the American dog tick is the most prevelant. Other common species include the groundhog tick and brown dog tick.  These tiny arachnids are

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Queso

Queso's Holiday

April 19, 2013  |  cats, pet care, pet of the month, surgery

Pet of the Month Queso is a very friendly and social Siamese mix who lives with our very own Miss Felix. Queso has a history of getting into trouble. When he was a kitten, he hurt his leg and developed an infection so severe that Felix thought his leg was

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Dog Running Around

Nominate Your Pet for Pet of the Month!

August 13, 2012

Here we go again!

Nominations for "Pet of the Month" blog posts will be accepted via our Facebook page. You can nominate your pet, or another furry friend, at anytime. 

Post a picture with your submission and make sure you have a few pictures and a brief story to share! 

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Dog licking ice block

Heat Wave!

July 19, 2012  |  heat exhaustion

It sure has been hot out these last few weeks! With temperatures holding steady in the 90's and above, we thought it might be a good time to talk about the dangers these temperatures hold for your pets. When I am out in the heat, my body releases sweat to

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German Shepherd

Could Laser Therapy Help Your Pet?

April 23, 2012  |  arthritis, healing process, laser therapy, pain

Mason Animal Hospital has an exciting new addition to our practice to help your pet in ways that were not possible before. We are now using a Companion Therapy Laser! What is laser therapy? Laser therapy is a safe non-invasive laser light that

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Tike the Maltese dog

Little Tike

August 15, 2011  |  pet of the month

Hi! My name is Tike and I'm a Maltese.  If you live in the Mason Heights neighborhood you may recognize me as the neighborhood patrolman.  I maintain order from behind the comfort of my front door.  My favorite hobbies are road trips (I never

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