Monthly Archives: January 2016

Vaccines For Dogs


Vaccines are an important part of preventative health care for our pets. Dogs are commonly vaccinated against some or all of the following diseases. Core vaccines should be given to all dogs, whereas non-core vaccines are given where indicated by your dog’s lifestyle or the geographic area in which you live. Core Vaccines Rabies A […]



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Vaccines for Cats


Vaccines are an important part of preventative health care for our pets. Cats are commonly vaccinated against some the following diseases. Core vaccines should be given to all cats, whereas non-core vaccines are used on a case-by-case basis based on risk factors dictated by your cat’s lifestyle (especially whether your cat has access to the […]



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Common Signs of Dog and Cat Allergies


Allergies are a common problem in dogs and cats. They are among the most common diseases in pets and can cause a number of different types of signs. Allergies and Skin Disease in Dogs and Cats By far, the most common signs seen in both dogs and cats with allergies are related to the skin. […]



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Dental Care Questions


What you need to know about your pet’s dental health By Janet Tobiassen Crosby, DVM, About.com Guide Healthy Mouth = Healthier Life Each year, February is designated as Pet Dental Health month. Various organizations, such as the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), the American Veterinary Dental Society, and Hill’s Pet Food promote pet dental health awareness campaigns. February isn’t the only time to […]



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New drug for spinal cord damage is tested in dogs


Saving Dogs With Spinal Cord Injuries ScienceDaily (Jan. 18, 2012) — Dogs with spinal cord injuries may soon benefit from an experimental drug being tested by researchers at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences — work that they hope will one day help people with […]



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