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Keeping Pet Eyes Healthy and Bright

Happy dog is a white happy looking dog with cute floppy ears and his adorable pink tongue and glowing brown eyes giving a great big smile to you.

It’s said that the eyes are the windows to the soul, and that is particularly true with pets, who are able to communicate so much through expression in their eyes.  And those eyes have grown sharp and alert as generations of dogs have become hunters, herders, protectors and beloved Service and Seeing Eye dogs. With

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Your Guide to Pet Ear Care

Purebred adult Welsh Corgi dog outdoors in the nature on a sunny day during late spring and early summer.

We all know that pets can have selective hearing, but keeping those ears healthy is an important part of pet wellness. Canine Ear Infections can come from a variety of sources, such as bacteria, yeast, ear mites, moisture, wax, allergies, tumors, and foxtails.  Unlike humans, dog ear canals are mostly vertical, so it’s easy for

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Understanding Pet Insurance – Why It’s a Good Idea

You insure your family’s health, your car, your home, and even your toys like boats and RV’s, so why not insure your pet? After all, pets are family, too! The cost of dealing with pet health expenses can quickly add up, and may leave you totally unprepared for the financial burden of surgery and care

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Technological Advancements in Veterinary Medicine

It seems that almost every day we hear about advancements in science and technology that improve the practice of medicine for humans. But did you know that impressive advancements are also happening in the field of veterinary medicine? With pets living longer and receiving better care than ever before, technological advancements continually move veterinary medicine

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Helping Senior Pets Live Long and Strong

Pets are living longer now than ever before, thanks to improved veterinary care and dietary habits. As with humans, advancing age in pets can bring on age-related conditions affecting health. Many diseases and health issues, when caught early, can be treated. Some of the ailments that can affect Senior Dogs are: Arthritis Dental Disease Kidney

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Fighting Foxtails in Pets

Foxtail season is officially here! With cases of foxtails in ears, paws and throats, it’s clear to see that these pesky plants can gain a foothold just about anywhere. A serious hazard, these bristly, seed-bearing grasses commonly found in the Western United States have sharp points and microscopic barbs that allow them to easily move

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Why Pets Need Dental Care

Even the most caring pet owner can overlook dental care for their pets, and some don’t realize that good dental habits apply to cats as well as dogs. Good dental health not only gets to the root of oral health but also supports overall pet wellness, because oral care is about more than teeth.  Bacteria

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Adapting an Adopted Pet to Your Forever Home

Opening your heart and home to an adopted pet is an enriching experience. Just when you think that you’re fulfilling a homeless pet’s dream of a Forever Home, you realize that it’s you who receives the gift of great love and affection, and the joy of a loyal companion. When bringing your new family member