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9 Foods to Never Give to Your Cat

9 Foods to Never Give to Your Cat

1. Chocolate Chocolate contains Theobromine, which is toxic to cats, even in small amounts, as well as caffeine, another no-no.           2. Onion Onions...more
Tapeworm Trouble

The Doctor is IN - Tapeworm Trouble

Q: The other day I picked my cat up, then noticed something like a grain of rice on my shirt. And then I thought I saw it move! Eeeww!! Was that a tapeworm...more
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Pet Talk: The Importance of a PETicure

You and your beloved pet may share a lot in common: enjoying long walks in the park, snuggling up on the couch, or even taking a relaxing dip in the pool. But...more
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Pet Talk: Safely Medicating Spot

When it comes to the health of your pets, medications play an important role in preventing disease, increasing longevity, and making for a healthier, happier...more
Pesticides and Your Pet

Pesticides and Your Pet

While spring is a time to plant beautiful flowers in your yard, it also brings pesky insects out in numbers. Because of this, a potential hazard this time of year for pets is pesticides. more
Pet Heart Health and Heartworms

Pet Heart Health and Heartworms

Pet owners should be aware of the signs and symptoms of heart disease so that they can provide their pet with the best possible care. more
Cat Tooth Care

Why Care For Your Cat’s Teeth?

Many of us don't realize that dental health care is a very important part of their overall health. The brown build-up you see on their teeth, red gums and stinky breath is not a normal part of being a cat or dog, it's actually detrimental to their overall well-being. Our goal during Dental Health Month is to bring awareness to the importance of dental care for all of our pets. more
Pet Garden Safety

Springtime Gardening and Pet Safety

Spring is the season for being outdoors. For many that mean slipping on their rubber boots and gloves, grabbing their shovel, and planting seeds in the hope of an ample garden in the near future. While preparing your plot, it's important to take steps to ensure that it's safe for your pets to enjoy as well. more
Table Scraps

Should You Scrap the Table Scraps?

As winter break comes to a close, numerous students find themselves back at home with a fridge full of leftovers. For many pet owners, this means a few less trips to the store for pet food. While sharing lunch with your four-legged friend is possible, owners should realize that your pet has particular dietary restrictions it must follow to guarantee that it stays happy and healthy. more
Hypertension

Matters of the Heart: Hypertension

One out of every three adults has high blood pressure or hypertension. As with humans, this health problem is seen in cats and dogs.Primary hypertension occurs...more

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