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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…

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    Easter Safety and Your Pets

    Apr 02 2015

    Peter Cottontail isn’t the only furry creature excited about Easter. Our dogs and cats love this time of year, with the warmer weather, greener grass, and interesting treats. Unfortunately, many of…

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    Tick Talk: Questions and Answers

    Mar 26 2015

    With the arrival of spring, we are all happy to spend more time outdoors. Unfortunately, that includes ticks – which can cause a lot of grief for pets and people. Let’s talk ticks. …

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    March 23 is National Puppy Day!

    Mar 19 2015

    Getting a puppy is a huge commitment – puppies are babies, so they will interrupt your sleep, require tons of attention and care, and they’ll make big messes. But raising a dog from puppyhood can…

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    Pet Poison Prevention Week

    Mar 12 2015

    While no normal person would intentionally poison their pets, the reality is, many poisonings are preventable. While some toxins are pretty easy to spot, there are several household items that people…

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    Kiss Us, We're Irish

    Mar 05 2015

    It’s almost St. Patrick’s Day – the day when we all want to be a little bit Irish! Despite being pretty tiny – about the size of the State of Indiana – the Emerald Isle has made a big…

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    Stars of Social Petworking

    Feb 26 2015

    Social media is a great way to connect with people and businesses, but it can also give you your pet fix! While animals having their own social accounts is nothing new, some pets have built up quite…