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Are these MOST COMMON PET POISONS LURKING in YOUR Home?

Written on March 17, 2017 at 4:58 pm, by admin

March is Pet Poison Prevention month!

Across the country, pet professionals, lovers and parents are doing their part to raise awareness and help save lives through education.  Poisonings can be easily prevented with the correct steps taken.  The first step is knowing which items in your house are harmful to your cats and dogs.  We have the most common poisons pets were treated for at vet offices across the country in 2016.  You won’t believe how many are accessible to your furry friend right this second!

(Pssst!  Click the image to the left for a printable version to hang on your fridge!)

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Are Washing Your Pets’ Bowls Often Enough?

Written on March 15, 2017 at 4:12 pm, by admin

 

If you had to think about the last time your pet’s bowls were washed, it has been too long!   Even the bowls that are licked shiny after each meal have lingering bacteria (and worse!) growing all over them.  Do you know where all of that ends up?  In the digestive system of our pets! Read more

How to Enjoy Vet Visits with Your Cat (Yes, We’re Serious!)

Written on March 13, 2017 at 12:46 pm, by admin

As humans owned by cats, we all know it does not take much to stress out our cats.  Leaving the house is one of those events that trigger stress, especially when it involves the vet office.  Some cats are so terrified of the vet’s office that they require sedation before even leaving the house!  It doesn’t have to be that way and we have the tips to make it easier for both of you!

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