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  • Dec 01 2022

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    December 2nd is National Mutt Day!

    December 2nd is National Mutt Day, a day to celebrate all the wonderful mixed-breed dogs out there. And while the name “mutt” and “mongrel” may seem like bad words, owners of mix-breed dogs…

  • Nov 24 2022

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    Second Chances for Senior Pets

    Senior pets end up in shelters for a variety of reasons. They are often mistakenly thought of as ‘problem pets’, but they lose their homes for a variety of reasons: they were the pets of elderly…

  • Nov 10 2022

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    Remembering the Animals Who Served in the First World War

    Approximately 9 million animals served in the First World War (some estimate more). Like human soldiers, they faced the horrors of trench warfare, artillery fire, rough terrains, cruel weather,…

  • Nov 03 2022

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    November is National Pet Cancer Awareness Month

    No questions asked: cancer is a 5-letter word no pet owner wants to hear. And as pets live longer, diseases that come along with aging, like cancer, can occur. National Pet Cancer Awareness Month was…

  • Oct 27 2022

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    Keep Your Dog Active This Fall and Winter

    Did you know that up to 59% of dogs worldwide are overweight? With this staggering number, the importance of walking your dog to help keep him fit can’t be emphasized enough. …

  • Oct 20 2022

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    A Salute to Miracle Workers (Veterinary Technicians)

    Pet owners know them as Veterinary Technicians or Nurses, and veterinary practices know them as Miracle Workers. They’re the clinic’s Jack of All Trades, Master of All. That’s why they get a…

  • Oct 14 2022

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    Safety for Spooky Season

    Spooky Season is upon us—children and adults alike want to celebrate like it’s 2019 and bust out the costumes, candy, and decorations! With many of the COVID restrictions lifted or lightened, this…

  • Oct 06 2022

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    Who is your pet, anyway?

    Do you really know your pet? Sure, you know her favorite toys and treats, where she prefers to sleep at night, how she interacts with other animals, and that she always tries to cheer you up when…