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    Symptoms Not to Ignore

    Mar 12 2012

    Most pet owners are keenly aware of dramatic symptoms that indicate a serious immediate pet health problem, such as extreme lethargy, drastic behavior changes, crying or acting painful, vomiting and…

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    H1N1 and Your Pet

    Mar 12 2012

    It was announced today that a cat in Iowa has tested positive for the 2009 H1N1 influenza virus. This is the first documented case of H1N1 virus in a domestic cat. The virus has also been diagnosed in…

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    Fourth of July and Fireworks

    Mar 12 2012

    Fireworks and other celebration noises can be a source of serious stress for many pets. This can cause some animals to behave in a destructive and frightened manner that can result in damage to the…

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    Pet Rescue

    Mar 12 2012

    Adopting or rescuing a new pet is a serious commitment. Hundreds of pet are surrendered to shelters and rescues each day — and many of them will never find homes. Consider these questions carefully…

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    How long can you keep your pet’s medications?

    Mar 08 2012

    When you are given a prescription by your doctor, or your veterinarian prescribes medication for your pet, you are usually given a specific quantity of medication along with instructions on its proper…

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    Adult versus Senior Pets

    Mar 08 2012

    Lately we have been seeing more and more commercials on television and in print about lifestyle nutrition, including an emphasis on different diets for different ages of pets.

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    Tooth Infections and Your Pets

    Feb 01 2012

    February is National Pet Dental Health Month. The purpose of Pet Dental Health Month is to raise the awareness that pets need dental care. The American Veterinary Medical Association estimates that…