Boarding your Pet for the Holiday: What is Kennel Cough?

When the holidays are here, boarding your animals is a popular option. As a result, Kennel Cough is something we expect to see every holiday. What is Kennel Cough? Kennel Cough is more technically known as canine infectious tracheobronchitis. This term localizes the most common clinical sign, coughing, to the trachea (windpipe) and bronchi (within […]

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Safety Tips for our Pets this Holiday Season

The holiday season is upon us and many pet parents plan to include their furry companions in the festivities, but nothing can spoil good cheer like an emergency trip to the veterinary clinic. Even if you are vigilant all year with your pets, it’s easy to get distracted with the extra responsibilities and extra people […]

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Safety Tips for your Pet for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a special holiday that brings together family and friends, but also a time for possible distress for our animal companions. Pets won’t be so thankful if they are sick or lost. Follow these tips to keep your pets healthy and safe during the holiday. Travel Concerns Whether you take your pets with you […]

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Dog Behavior: Barking

Most dogs bark, and while barking can sometimes be a behavioral concern it is a natural part of a dog’s daily life. This is not to say that you shouldn’t worry about problem barking, or that nothing can be done to solve it. While there are some dogs that just bark now and then, barking […]

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Halloween Pet Safety

It’s Halloween season. Even if you’re grown-up, you probably get a happy little tingle from this haunting holiday, but pets often find it truly scary. At its core, Halloween is all about thrills and chills—but when it comes to pet safety, we prefer to keep things horror-free. Read on for everything you’ll need to know […]

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How to Stop Your Cat’s Bad Behaviors

Cats and Jumping on Counters and Tables Trying to prevent cats from jumping on counters and tables can be a difficult task. As naturally curious animals, cats will attempt to explore every bit of your home. Sometimes, this can be costly if a valuable item is knocked from a counter by your cat, but it […]

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Helping Your Dog’s Itchy Skin

Summertime can often trigger skin rashes and ear infections in dogs. You may be cleaning your dog’s ears, bathing them, or giving them antihistamines and they are still scratching away. There may be relief for a day or two, but it all comes back. The foot licking, scratching and gnawing starts to drive you crazy […]

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