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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 them home and gave…

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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 stocking stuffers will help guide you through holiday shopping…

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Things To Do Before Pet Owners Leave Town

5 Things To Do Before Pet Owners Leave Town

Travelling for the holidays can be a bit stressful for more than just you, your pets are affected by it too. We know that you already have a hundred other things to plan and think about, so we’ve made a quick list of the five most important things to do before you leave town. 1)…

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Trick or Treat? 5 Surprising Foods You Shouldn’t Feed Your Pet

Sharing morsels of food while you’re cooking dinner or giving your pet a few leftovers after a meal is as normal as giving them a snack from the treat jar. Sorry to burst your bubble, but what if we told you that a lot of human foods are bad for your beloved companion? Even if…

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Happy Tails’ List of Pet-Safe House Plants

House plants are a great way to liven up your indoor space and improve the air quality in your home. But choosing which type of plants to keep can cause some anxiety when you’re not sure which ones are toxic to your pets and which ones are safe! You can check out The Ultimate List of…

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This Freshwater Algae Can Kill Your Dog

This Freshwater Algae Can Kill Your Dog

North Carolina summers are hot, especially this year, and there’s nothing more fun than to head to the lake to cool off on the water. But many pet parents have experienced one of the worst moments of their lives after taking their dog to the lakefront. According to Pet Poison Helpline, Blue-Green Algae are microscopic…

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Pig Ear Recall

Pig Ear Treats Recalled

You may have heard in the news or social media that pig ear treats commonly sold in pet stores are linked to outbreaks of Salmonella. We’re here to give you all the facts and the next steps you should take if you have these treats in your home. According to the CDC and the FDA,…

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5 Common 4th of July Pet Hazards

We are so excited for all of the Fourth of July traditions. Backyard barbecues, pool parties, fireworks, and celebrations galore make this day so festive. While we’re busy celebrating, our pets may be in danger. Check out the most common Fourth of July hazards below to keep your companions safe this 4th of July. If…

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Summer Safety Tips For Cats

Summer Safety Tips for Cats

Summer is for the dogs, right? Wrong! Just because they get to go on beach trips to play in the ocean or hike a trail to the lake doesn’t mean cats don’t want to have some summer fun too. While you and your feline friend enjoy your summer whichever way you like, keep these safety…

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What You Need To Know About Canine Influenza in Greensboro

In case you’ve heard – it’s true. Canine Influenza has been found in North Carolina. The team at Happy Tails Veterinary Emergency Clinic is prepared to assist if you fear that your pet has come into contact with the virus. Our emergency services team is well-versed in all thing canine influenza and has the tools needed to…

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