Archive for May, 2021

What Vegetables Will Your Dog Eat?

Monday, May 10th, 2021

Some dogs love vegetables and fruits.  What should you NOT feed them (grapes, raisins, etc.)?  Have you tried to see which they will eat?  You should!

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Leptospirosis in Dogs: What You Should Know

Monday, May 10th, 2021

It is a zoonotic disease, which means, it infects humans as well.  It is caused by bacteria that is in the urine of wildlife. New vaccinations are better than they used to be, which is good since we are seeing more cases than ever.

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Make It Special and Make Your Own Pet Ashes Urn

Friday, May 7th, 2021

It is a hard time after you lose a pet.  And, many times, you want to do something special and lasting as a result.  If you are interested in making your own urn for your pet’s ashes READ MORE

Preparing for Long Road Trips

Thursday, May 6th, 2021

Did you adopt a new pet during the lockdown in COVID-19?  And, with restrictions being lifted, are you considering traveling with them this summer?

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How to Prevent Animal Cruelty

Thursday, May 6th, 2021

Sadly, animal cruelty is incredibly common, and it happens everywhere—from urban areas to the most remote locations. The United States is No Exception.

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Beach Dogs Need Tick Preventative

Monday, May 3rd, 2021

Applied and Environmental Microbiology researchers reported the California beaches carry the threat of black-legged ticks just like the in woodlands in the northwestern part of the state carrying the pathogen that causes Lyme disease.

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Guide to End of Life Pet Care

Monday, May 3rd, 2021

Your beloved pet.  You know he/she is not doing well, but what do you do as they get close to the end of their lives?

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Cognitive Decline in Dogs – New Research

Monday, May 3rd, 2021

“One study found that 28% of 11- to 12-year-old dogs and 68% of 15- to 16-year-old dogs have CCDS,” said Barnett. “A similar study found that 22.5% of dogs over the age of 9 years show cognitive impairment.”

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