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    Does Your Cat Go Nuts at Night?

    May 28 2015

    It’s the middle of the night and the “Kitty 500” has begun – the cats are running top-speed through the house, bringing toys to the bedroom, jumping on the bed, and possibly even attacking…

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    It’s National Dog Bite Prevention Week

    May 21 2015

    May 17-23 is National Dog Bite Prevention Week because any dog can bite. The AVMA has put together the infographic below to show that dog bites are a serious problem. …

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    Pets Get Arthritis Too

    May 14 2015

    May is National Arthritis Awareness Month! It’s meant for humans – but it’s a good time to talk about our pets, too. …

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    National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day

    May 07 2015

    May 9 is National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day, a great day to check on and freshen up your pet’s emergency kit. …

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    Preventing Outdoor Pet Poisoning

    Apr 30 2015

    When preparing the yard for spring, there are some dangers to our pets in surprising places. But with a little bit of planning, you can have a beautiful garden that is safe for your pets. …

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    What’s the deal with hairballs?

    Apr 23 2015

    Most cat owners are all too familiar with the gagging, hacking sounds of a cat being troubled by a hairball. While we like to joke about hairballs, and they are sometimes harmless, these wads of fur,…

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    Cats Can Get Heartworms Too

    Apr 16 2015

    April is National Heartworm Awareness Month, so here’s something you need to be aware of: Contrary to popular belief, dogs are not the only pets that can get heartworms. Cats get heartworms, too. …

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    Facts About Heartworm and Dogs

    Apr 09 2015

    April is National Heartworm Awareness Month. Dogs are not the only pets that can get Heartworm disease, but they’re the natural hosts for these deadly parasites – and the short story is, every…