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    Senior Pets: When “Slowing Down” is More Serious

    Jun 23 2022

    As our pets enter their “golden years” we often presume they will start “slowing down”, with longer naps and shorter play sessions. While some of these changes are normal and expected, others…

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    How To Avoid Online Pet Scams

    Jun 16 2022

    Whether looking for a purebred puppy or an exotic parrot, online scams are out there, attracting people with too-good-to-be-true prices and direct-to-home shipping offers. All the while, the animal…

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    Summer Road Trip Tips

    Jun 10 2022

    Summer vacation is almost here! The big question is, are you prepared to travel with your pet this summer? Some vacations are well-suited to include your furry friend, but it’s important to keep…

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    Homeless Cats Are Hidden Healthcare Workers

    Jun 02 2022

    If you’re reading this, you’re likely an animal lover who already knows that life is better with pets! In fact, research to understand the ways pets can impact their owners’ health and…

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    Do any of these pet owner stereotypes describe you?

    May 26 2022

    Whether based on studies, surveys, television, or the latest viral quiz on social media, there are stereotypes for just about everyone and everything. And don’t pet owners know it! Any woman with…

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    Safety Precautions for Four-Legged Garden Assistants

    May 19 2022

    The snow is gone, and the trees are finally starting to show the green buds of new life. For many gardeners, it is time to dust off their gloves and take up their tools to transform their…

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    Tick Vectors for Lyme Disease Are Back

    May 05 2022

    The Companion Animal Parasite Council released its 2022 Pet Parasite Forecast and the details will certainly bug you. Tick populations are on the rise, and they are spreading to new territories,…

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    Pet First Aid Awareness Month

    Apr 28 2022

    During an emergency, time is of the essence. Every minute spent looking for supplies and first aid advice from Dr. Google (there really IS good information out there) delays your ability to assist…