Compassionate, quality petcare since 1947

Compassionate, quality petcare since 1947

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  • May 28 2020

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    Keeping your Pets Water Safe this Summer

    Summer will be here before we know it! While we’re not sure just yet if we’ll face travel restrictions due to COVID-19, there’s a chance some of us will still be hitting the beach, heading to a…

  • May 21 2020

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    Disease-Detecting Dogs – Even COVID-19

    Scent detection dogs, or sniffer dogs, can be trained to sniff out many different things including contraband drugs, explosives, missing people, and disease.  With up to 300 million smell…

  • May 14 2020

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    Telemedicine

    Veterinary telemedicine has gained a lot of attention during the COVID-19 pandemic. …

  • May 07 2020

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    Pet Disaster Preparedness Day

    As we grapple with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we must also remain mindful about other emergency situations that could occur over the next few months. Floods, wildfires, tornadoes, and hurricanes…

  • Apr 30 2020

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    Avoiding Emergency Trips to the Veterinarian During COVID-19

    COVID-19 has temporarily changed our lives. Things we took we granted, such as running out to grab a few things at the grocery store, heading out after work to socialize with friends, or taking your…

  • Apr 23 2020

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    World Veterinary Day

    In April 1863, Professor John Gamgee initiated a meeting of veterinarians and professors of veterinary medicine from all over Europe. This conference attracted 103 veterinary professionals from 10…

  • Apr 16 2020

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    Prevent Lyme Disease in Dogs Month

    As we transition from winter to spring and summer—and since April is Prevent Lyme Disease in Dogs Month—it’s a good time to talk about ticks and tick-borne diseases. As the weather warms up and…

  • Apr 08 2020

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    April is Pet First Aid Awareness Month

    Basic first aid is something we should all have basic knowledge of—whether it be for the furry members of our family or the two-legged people we share our homes with! …