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Is Scruffy Scratching?

Is you dog suddenly scratching all the time? Before you assume the scratching is just a dog being a dog, we need to rule out other causes of dry, flaky skin.  With the cold weather upon us, most of us have turned on the heat, which could also be the cause of Scruffy's dry skin.  [...]

By |November 18th, 2012|All Animal Articles, Pet Hygiene, Seasonal Tips|0 Comments

Winter Safety

As we come into winter, it becomes important to keep our pets warm and safe.  If you take the appropriate precautions, both you and your pets can have a healthy and happy holiday season. The top 5 winter dangers are: Cold Temperatures. Do not leave your pet outside for extended periods of time, as animals [...]

By |November 17th, 2012|All Animal Articles, Seasonal Tips|0 Comments

Cold Weather Tips For Your Pets

Brrrr—it's cold outside!  The following cold weather tips for your pets will help you protect your companion animals when the mercury dips. Keep your cat inside. Outdoors, felines can freeze, become lost or be stolen, injured or killed. Cats who are allowed to stray are exposed to infectious diseases, including rabies, from other cats, dogs [...]

By |November 10th, 2012|All Animal Articles, Home Page, Seasonal Tips|0 Comments

Halloween Safety For Your Pets

Help this Halloween be fun for you and less scary for your pets.  Chocolate can be toxic for pets causing vomiting, diarrhea, increased heart rate and severe cases, seizures and death.  There are also many products that contain Xylitol (pronounced Zi-luh-tohl), a sugar alcohol sweetener used in many common products such as chewing gum, candy, [...]

By |November 9th, 2012|All Animal Articles, Home Page, Seasonal Tips|0 Comments