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    Heartworm Awareness Month Begins

    Apr 06 2023

    When it comes to heartworm disease, dogs are probably the first pets that come to mind, but cats can get them too. In fact, studies have shown that the incidence of heartworm disease in cats is much…

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    March is Tick Awareness Month   

    Mar 30 2023

    After a long winter and spring finally on the horizon, we come out of “hibernation” and begin to make summer plans. But, as the temperature warms and the sun shines bright, ticks become active.…

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    March 23 is National Puppy Day!

    Mar 23 2023

    They interrupt your sleep, need tons of attention and make messes every time you turn your back! Puppies are a handful and getting one is a HUGE commitment. But most people who have done it will tell…

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    March is Pet Poison Prevention Month

    Mar 20 2023

    While your pet being poisoned in your home may seem unlikely, the reality is poisoning happens more often than you would think. Preventing pet poisoning can be as simple as taking an hour or two and…

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    A Shoutout for Professional Pet Sitters

    Mar 09 2023

    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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    Pining for a "pig"? March is Adopt a Guinea Pig Month!

    Mar 03 2023

    Most people are familiar that animal shelters take in cats and dogs, but many may not realize that they also take in other surrendered animals, including gerbils, mice, rats, and guinea pigs. March is…

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    February 23 is International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day

    Feb 23 2023

    February 23 is International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day (also known as National Dog Biscuit Day)! We know our furry friends appreciate them, but do you know where they came from?  …