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Seasonal Pet Allergies

Seasonal Pet Allergies

As the weather heats up, many families are spending more time outdoors. You may have noticed your pet scratching, rubbing its head against things or licking/ biting at their paws. Allergy symptoms among dogs and cats can be seasonal in nature and we typically see...

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Toxic Plants & Garden Dangers

Toxic Plants & Garden Dangers

Having plants can be beneficial for humans; they look nice, purify our air, reduce stress, and help us breathe easier, but for our canine and feline friends, some plants can be deadly. The most important thing to remember if your pet has ingested a known plant toxin...

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Top 5 Easter Pet Safety Hazards

Top 5 Easter Pet Safety Hazards

Chocolate: This Easter favorite contains a chemical called theobromine that is highly toxic to dogs. The darker the chocolate, the greater the concentration of theobromine. Ingesting even small amounts can lead to nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, increased heart rate,...

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Valentine’s Day Pet Hazards

Valentine’s Day Pet Hazards

Sweets for your sweet, flowers for your love, that special gift wrapping, and romantic candles to set the mood could spell disaster for your pet. Each year, on Valentine’s Day, emergency veterinarians provide care to cats and dogs who have eaten the flowers or candy...

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Top Five Preventable Veterinary ER Visits

Top Five Preventable Veterinary ER Visits

#1: Vomiting & Diarrhea On average, vomiting and diarrhea cases account for about 25% of ER visits across the nation. While some causes for GI upset such as kidney disease, are not preventable, many of them are. The top underlying cause for vomiting and diarrhea...

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10 Essential Oils That Are Dangerous To Your Cat

10 Essential Oils That Are Dangerous To Your Cat

Essential oils have become very popular in the last few years and the benefits for humans help keep that popularity. With many different tinctures for anxiety, relaxation, energy, and more there’s no wonder why so many people like to add them as a supplement to their...

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COVID-19 Protocols

COVID-19 Protocols

As of Friday March 20th, 2020 our hospital will be doing curbside patient admission and discharge only. We want to protect you and our team the best that we possibly can during this time. What happens if you need to come in: Call ahead to let us know what's going on...

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5 Tips For Keeping Indoor Cats Happy (ft. Princess Halo)

5 Tips For Keeping Indoor Cats Happy (ft. Princess Halo)

There are many reasons why indoor cats live longer and are generally healthier. But a lot of well-meaning pet parents are worried about keeping their cat from enjoying time outside to explore or even hunt. We’ve got five happy cat secrets that we’d love to share with...

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Pet Diet and GI Issues: What You Need To Know

Pet Diet and GI Issues: What You Need To Know

Dallas is a healthy, young labrador who enjoys his life with his human parents and one other dog. Seeing that Dallas had some tartar buildup on his teeth, his mom went to the pet store and bought a bag of Blue Buffalo dental treats to help with the issue. She brought...

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Vet Approved Stocking Stuffers For Your Pet

Vet Approved Stocking Stuffers For Your Pet

Holiday shopping for your pets has never been harder with so many different options out there now. You’ve got chews, interactive toys, plush pals, treats, and indestructibles. So how can you be sure which ones are the safest for your pet? Our vet approved list of...

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