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    Neutering Male Dogs without Surgery

    Mar 28 2014

    Until recently, neutering a male dog has required anesthesia and surgical removal of the testicles leaving the scrotal sacs empty. This has been a successful, long-standing method of rendering male…

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    When Green is Not Good on St. Patrick’s Day

    Mar 14 2014

    St Patrick’s Day is just around the corner. That means we'll be seeing green everywhere. Green shirts, green hats and even green beer. Pets will be wearing green, too. Some of our patients have…

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    Recalled Jerky Treats Are Revamped and Making Their Way Back to Market

    Mar 07 2014

    After a voluntary recall last year, some chicken jerky treats are back on the shelves – and in the news. Two major brands have announced that after making changes to their recipes, the treats are…

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    4 Questions You Need to Ask before Getting Another Dog

    Feb 28 2014

    Feeling guilty about going to work and leaving your furry best friend alone at home all day? Are you thinking of bringing home another dog to keep him company? Before you run off to your local breeder…

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    5 Tips to Keep Kitty Safe This Winter

    Feb 21 2014

    For many, it seems this winter is never going to end. While many cats are pleased to stay indoors, let’s not forget about our more adventurous feline friends who either stay outdoors or try to sneak…

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    The Top 5 Most Common and Hazardous Valentine’s Gifts

    Feb 14 2014

    What do you picture when you think of Valentine’s Day? For many people, chocolate, flowers, jewelry, fancy cards and candlelit dinners top the list. Well, it just so happens that each of these can…

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    February…Valentine’s Day and Dental Health Month

    Feb 07 2014

    Valentine’s Day is a heartwarming holiday and many pet owners include their furry family members in the celebration. It’s fun to look for Valentine’s gifts for our pets, like chewy treats or fun…