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Blog Entries - May. 2013

A cat named Fluffly

Calling All Pet Lovers!

May 30, 2013  |  pet of the month

Pet of the Month Does Fluffy get in to trouble? Did Baxter steal the show? Does Bailey make you laugh? Do you have a story you would like to share about your pet?  We are looking for nominations for "Pet of the Month".  It's simple, we just need

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x-ray of an animal

On the Inside

May 23, 2013  |  pet care, x-ray

Radiography, or X-ray, is an indispensable tool in medicine. It allows us to see what we otherwise could not.  X-ray uses a form of radiation to project through the body onto to photographic film (or digital reader). Bone becomes black and white. Many

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Dog with a teddy bear

Being Prepared

Accidents happen. That's why we keep band-aids in the cupboard. But what should you keep on hand for your pet? We complied this basic list of supplies for a pet first aid and disaster preparedness kit.  - Phone numbers: family veterinarian (that's

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Paw prints in mud

Soggy Spring

May 10, 2013  |  dogs, pet care, vaccinations

The trouble with puddles In the Spring and Autumn, we tend to have quite a bit of rain. Many areas that would otherwise be dry become soggy and wet, retaining ponds fill with water, drainage ditches are like streams. Also during these seasons, our wildlife

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Dog scratching itself

Summer is Coming!

May 2, 2013  |  parasite prevention, pet care

Let's Keep Them Safe As the weather gets warmer (and fast!), we are spending more time outdoors with our pets. We wanted to take a few moments and remember the warm weather risks for our furry friends. In the next few weeks we'll go over these risks and what

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