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    Declawing Cats: Controversy and Considerations

    Oct 29 2015

    Happy cats with happy cat owners in a happy home…what a beautiful relationship! Sometimes this relationship hits a stumbling block and life is not so happy. Sometimes a seemingly harmless…

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    Xylitol Toxicity in Dogs

    Oct 25 2015

    What is Xylitol? Xylitol is a naturally occurring substance that is widely used as a sugar substitute. Chemically, it is a sugar alcohol, and found naturally in berries, plums, corn,…

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    Dog Walking Safety Tips

    Oct 19 2015

    The Benefits of Walking Your Dog  What a blissful sight: dog owner strolling through the park with a well-behaved dog trotting calmly on the end of a leash. Unfortunately, sometimes…

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    Walking in Harmony

    Oct 06 2015

    I have heard many concerned owners over the last few months say that they are reluctant to walk their dogs because they either pull too hard on the leash or…

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    The Benefits of Walking Your Dog

    Oct 01 2015

      When you say, “It’s time to walk the dog,” many people assume that your pup needs to potty. Yes, walking the dog is essential to keeping the household carpet…

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    Microchipping your Cat

    Sep 19 2015

    What is a pet microchip? Today, microchip technology is found everywhere, from computers or cell phones, to implants in wild animals for tracking of their movements, to pet microchips that…

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    Microchipping your Dog

    Aug 19 2015

    What is a microchip? A microchip is a tiny transponder, about the size of a grain of rice that is encoded with a unique identification number.  It is used for…

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    What dog is right for me?

    Jun 30 2015

    What Dog is Right for Me? The decision to bring a dog home and make him apart of your family is very exciting! But before you bring a dog home,…

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    Spring is in the Air! Thunderstorm Season Won’t be Far Behind…

    Mar 17 2015

    Finally, it feels like the warmer weather is here! With spring time just around the corner, we are looking forward to spending more time outdoors with our furry companions. Unfortunately,…

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    New Year’s Resolutions for your Pet

    Jan 25 2015

    We’ve ushered in 2015, and many of us have created New Year’s resolutions for ourselves.  How about some for our four-legged friends?  Many of them suffer from the same things…