Heart worms are transmitted through the bite of an infected mosquito. Pets may not show signs until late in the course of heart worm disease. That’s why we need to run regular tests! Signs of heart worm disease: Coughing, difficulty breathing, panting, exercise intolerance, decreased activity level, sudden death. Let’s run some tests and catch the disease before it’s too late!

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    Dog Bite Prevention Week

    Apr 13 2017


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    April is Pet First Aid Awareness Month – Be Prepared!

    Apr 06 2017

    When an emergency strikes, many people know some basic first aid to assist family members, but are you prepared to help your furry friend if your pet has an emergency? April is Pet First Aid Awareness…

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    Identifying your Pet - Microchipping and Tagging

    Mar 30 2017

    Everyday cats and dogs wander away from home, or get loose. Animal shelters are tasked with finding and reuniting these pets with their owners. Only a small number of pets that arrive at shelters have…

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    Puppy Proofing your Home!

    Mar 23 2017

    March 23rd is National Puppy Day! Any time of the year is a great time to bring a puppy into your home, but spring and fall are popular times of year for new puppies. Preparing your home for that…

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    Poison Prevention Week

    Mar 16 2017

    Poison Prevention Week is next week (March 19-25), so why not spend some time this weekend making sure that your home, garden, and shed is safe for your pet. …

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    Celebrate Professional Pet Sitters Week - March 5-11!

    Mar 09 2017

    This week marks Professional Pet Sitters Week, so it’s time to celebrate and learn about those devoted folks who step in and care for your beloved pets while you vacation in the surf or snow! …

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    Pets and Houseplants

    Mar 02 2017

    Many of us enjoy having houseplants to bring life to our homes. However, many common houseplants are toxic to our furry and feathered friends. It is a good idea to do some research before purchasing a…