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    Guinea Pigs as Pets

    Nov 07 2017

    Guinea Pigs – Owning General information Guinea pigs, also called cavies (or cavy for a single guinea pig), originated in South America where the Incas used them as food. They…

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    Your Pet’s Medications

    Oct 20 2017

    When your pet has a medical condition, your veterinarian might prescribe one or more medications intended to manage, treat or cure the problem. Although there are some veterinary-specific drugs, many…

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    Rabbits as Pets

    Oct 07 2017

    Rabbits – Owning General Information Contrary to popular belief, rabbits are lagomorphs, not rodents. There are many breeds and colors of rabbits, such as the English Angora, Chinchilla, Dutch, Flemish…

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    Heat Stroke in Dogs

    Jun 15 2017

    Heat Stroke in Dogs What is heat stroke? Heat stroke is a term commonly used for hyperthermia or elevated body temperature. Generally speaking, if a pet’s body temperature exceeds 103°F…

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    Catching Illness Early in Pets

    May 09 2017

    Did you know that there are many things that you can do at home to catch early changes in your pet’s health? Our furry companions can be very good at…

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    Therapeutic Laser

    Apr 18 2017

    Therapeutic Laser What is therapeutic laser? Therapeutic laser is the application of light energy to areas of the body to stimulate healing. This light–tissue interaction is called photobiomodulation. In the…

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    Litter Box Blues

    Mar 21 2017

    Inappropriate urination is a frequent complaint from cat owners.  There are so many scenarios that can lead to this particular concern.  It can be overwhelming and discouraging due to the…

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    Dental Home Care For Your Pet

    Jan 20 2017

    What is dental home care?? Dental home care refers to anything that you, as a pet owner, can do at home to help control dental disease in your pet. The…

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    Hamsters as Pets

    Jan 10 2017

    Owning a Pet Hamster Hamsters are one of the most commonly kept family pets. There are a number of different breeds of hamsters, including a dwarf breed and a long-haired…

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    Getting Your Cat to the Veterinarian

    Dec 27 2016

    You are a cat owner.  You love your cat companion dearly, but when the time comes for a veterinary visit, you begin to feel that familiar sense of dread in…