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  • Jun 30 2022

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    Help Your Pup Keep His Cool This Summer

    Summer is here and that means long, warm, sunny days to spend with our pups outside! Just as we take our own summer safety precautions like wearing sunscreen and staying hydrated, the same goes for…

  • Jun 23 2022

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    Senior Pets: When “Slowing Down” is More Serious

    As our pets enter their “golden years” we often presume they will start “slowing down”, with longer naps and shorter play sessions. While some of these changes are normal and expected, others…

  • Jun 16 2022

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    How To Avoid Online Pet Scams

    Whether looking for a purebred puppy or an exotic parrot, online scams are out there, attracting people with too-good-to-be-true prices and direct-to-home shipping offers. All the while, the animal…

  • Jun 10 2022

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    Summer Road Trip Tips

    Summer vacation is almost here! The big question is, are you prepared to travel with your pet this summer? Some vacations are well-suited to include your furry friend, but it’s important to keep…

  • Jun 02 2022

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    Homeless Cats Are Hidden Healthcare Workers

    If you’re reading this, you’re likely an animal lover who already knows that life is better with pets! In fact, research to understand the ways pets can impact their owners’ health and…

  • May 26 2022

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    Do any of these pet owner stereotypes describe you?

    Whether based on studies, surveys, television, or the latest viral quiz on social media, there are stereotypes for just about everyone and everything. And don’t pet owners know it! Any woman with…

  • May 19 2022

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    Safety Precautions for Four-Legged Garden Assistants

    The snow is gone, and the trees are finally starting to show the green buds of new life. For many gardeners, it is time to dust off their gloves and take up their tools to transform their…

  • May 05 2022

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    Tick Vectors for Lyme Disease Are Back

    The Companion Animal Parasite Council released its 2022 Pet Parasite Forecast and the details will certainly bug you. Tick populations are on the rise, and they are spreading to new territories,…