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Household Items That Could Be Triggering Your Pet’s Allergies

In the same way that it’s common for us as humans to have allergic reactions to things both inside and outside of our home, our pets can have an allergic reaction to these same things! There are a number of potential allergens lurking throughout your home, so if you’ve noticed…

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Sun Safety and Summer Grooming for Fido

Summer is finally here - The air is warm with life and the sun warms our skin after being cozied up indoors all winter long. However, for Fido, summer doesn’t always mean good things lie ahead. Although most dogs do shed, sometimes it is not enough for the warm summer…

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Tips on Preventing your Dog from Escaping your Yard

There are multiple reasons your dog may be escaping your yard. Whether their escape tactics are born out of sexual desire, social frustration, or just plain boredom, it is important to keep your dog fenced in. Every time they escape, they could face dire consequences - getting hit by a…

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Controlling Your Pet’s Weight

Your pet’s weight is an easy way to determine their quality of life. Pets that maintain an unhealthy weight are at risk for heart disease, major joint and bone issues, diabetes, difficulty breathing, and decreased liver function. In other words, obesity in pets could have very dire consequences. If your…

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Can You Give Human Food to Your Dog?

As dog lovers we want the best for our furry loved ones and want to share our homes, beds and sometimes our favorite foods, but is it safe to give them our tasty treats?   A lot of the foods we eat as humans, like fruits and vegetables can cause…

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10 Steps to Puppy Proofing Your Home

Welcoming a new puppy to your home is fun and exciting.  When you are the new owner (or soon-to-be owner) of a new pully you will want to start preparing for your puppy.   This includes finding a veterinarian and purchasing the necessary items. Some of the fun parts are…

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Winter Holiday Plants that are Hazardous for Pets

Holiday decorations around our homes often include plants.  However, in some cases these festive plants can be toxic to our beloved cats and dogs.  If you will be decorating this holiday with plants and want to keep your furry friend safe, you will need to know which plants are safe…

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