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Resolutions to get healthier in the New Year can lead to dangerous exposures for our pets!

Published on February 11, 2016 and categorized under: Blog,Pet Safety Tips,Uncategorized

Veterinary concept.

By Jo Marshall, CVT, NREMT Senior Veterinary Information Specialist This is the time of year that we all try to make resolutions to get healthier in our lives. Sometimes it is to lose weight and other times it is to stop smoking or to get more exercise.  And that makes this is the time of …continue reading

5 Valentine’s Tips All Pet Families Need to Know!

Published on February 7, 2016 and categorized under: Blog,Pet Safety Tips,Uncategorized

The beautiful cat smells a rose on a white background in petals of roses

By Dr. Charlotte Flint Senior Consulting Veterinarian, Clinical Toxicology   Roses are red, Violets are blue, If I’ve got a pet, what do I do? Valentine’s Day is all about love, and we know how much you love your pet! Chances are your furry family member is going to get some Valentine’s snuggles this year …continue reading

Vacation Bucket List For You AND Your Dog

Published on February 3, 2016 and categorized under: Blog,Pet Safety Tips,Uncategorized

tourist dog with hawaiian

By Candi Amundson, CVT Veterinary Information Specialist With many states experiencing snowfall from 0-1” of snow up to 40” or more in some areas, I think it’s pretty clear that it is the dead of winter. Some areas have not gotten snow as usual and now is a great time to think about a vacation. …continue reading

Pet Insurance to Buy or Not to Buy?

Published on January 19, 2016 and categorized under: Blog,Uncategorized

Dog and Vet

By Jaime Shriver, DVM Associate Veterinarian, Clinical Toxicology Pet insurance is becoming much more common place these days and it is incredibly positive for the veterinary profession and the health of our pets.  So much of the stress in making medical decisions for pet owners unfortunately comes down to a difficult decision – can we …continue reading

Drova’s Dog Park Dos and Don’ts

Published on January 13, 2016 and categorized under: Blog,Pet Safety Tips,Uncategorized

Drova

By Kaitlyn Leach, CVT Veterinary Information Specialist Hi, my name is Drova and my humans tell me I am an extremely adorable dog. I’m not really sure what that means, but I can tell you it involves getting tons of treats, belly rubs, going for plenty of walks, and trips to the dog park. Dog …continue reading

5 Tips for Traveling with Pets

Published on December 30, 2015 and categorized under: Blog,Pet Safety Tips,Uncategorized

Furry dog in a bag

By Cassie Panning, CVT Veterinary Information Specialist Millions of pets travel each year with their owners.   This may be for the Holidays, or just on a family vacation.  With the Holiday season in full swing, you may be considering bringing your pets with you as you travel.  Before you venture out with your four legged …continue reading

Holiday Pet Safety

Published on December 22, 2015 and categorized under: Blog,Pet Safety Tips,Uncategorized

Christmas Dogs

By Jo Marshall, CVT, NREMT Senior Veterinary Information Specialist Last year I wrote this Holiday Safety blog because I had a new dog in the house. Well our Vizsla, Remi, has turned into a wonderful dog and there are no longer significant worries with her raiding the Christmas tree or many of the other things …continue reading

Pets as Gifts at the Holidays – “PAWS” for Thought

Published on December 18, 2015 and categorized under: Blog,Pet Safety Tips,Uncategorized

Holiday Christmas Puppy in Present

By Sharon Billings, CVT Senior Veterinary Information Specialist Tis the season for gift giving for many people!  And during this season, we see heartwarming social media videos portraying scenes where someone, perhaps sitting near a Christmas tree, excitedly opens a gift box and is surprised and thrilled when a puppy or kitten pops out.  Puppies …continue reading

‘Twas the night before Christmas, a Boxer’s tale…

Published on December 7, 2015 and categorized under: Blog,Pet Safety Tips,Uncategorized

Holiday Christmas Dog with Ribbon

By Candi Amundson, CVT Veterinary Information Specialist Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, something was stirring but it wasn’t a mouse. The presents were placed all under the tree and the salt-dough ornaments, looked like biscuits you see. The small humans were having a sleepover in the den, so I thought …continue reading

An Ode To My Pets: Thanksgiving Edition

Published on November 23, 2015 and categorized under: Blog

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By Kaitlyn Leach Veterinary Information Specialist Thanksgiving is fast approaching and with that comes multiple F words. That’s right – family, friends, food and football! Giving thanks for our loved ones is not usually forgotten during this holiday. This season, let’s not forget to also give thanks for the other (perhaps most important) F word – …continue reading

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