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Winter is Coming — Don’t Let Fleas Ruin Your Holidays!

With the coming of the fall season I can expect cooler weather, foliage change, children in costumes, and an excessive amount of pumpkin-inspired beverages. Another seasonal change I have come to expect is the increasing number of my patients with flea symptoms. A...

The Dangerous Link Between Grain-Free Dog Food and Heart Disease

Grain-free pet diets have become very popular over the last several years. Following public perception, many pet food companies promote grain-free diets as being a more natural alternative to conventional diets. However, this trend has led to serious health side...

I Found A Lump On My Pet. Is It Dangerous?

Clients often find lumps or bumps on their pets' bodies. In the veterinary profession we call these abnormalities “growths” or “masses." Sometimes these growths — which protrude from, or are palpable within, the deeper tissues of the skin — are cancerous, or...

What To Do If Your Cat Has Anxiety

Many owners who come to our clinic worry about whether their cats are suffering from anxiety. As opposed to dogs, which tend to suffer from acute causes of anxiety, such as when their owner leaves the house, or loud noises, cats tend to have generalized anxiety over...

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I Found A Lump On My Pet. Is It Dangerous?

Clients often find lumps or bumps on their pets' bodies. In the veterinary profession we call these abnormalities “growths” or “masses." Sometimes these growths — which protrude from, or are palpable within, the deeper tissues of the skin — are cancerous, or...

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What To Do If Your Cat Has Anxiety

Many owners who come to our clinic worry about whether their cats are suffering from anxiety. As opposed to dogs, which tend to suffer from acute causes of anxiety, such as when their owner leaves the house, or loud noises, cats tend to have generalized anxiety over...

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What To Do If Your Dog Has Anxiety

Anxiety is one of the most common things owners tell us about when they bring their dogs in to our clinic. Before I discuss the interventions that can be tried to help dogs with anxiety, I will focus on what causes anxiety in dogs, and what can be done to prevent...

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Why Dog Owners Should Avoid Bone Chew Toys

When I go to my local pet store I am still surprised to see how many inappropriate chew toys and treats are being sold for dogs. It does not take much time to find real animal bones of all assortments, plus cow hooves and deer antlers. What do these treats have in...

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