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Obesity in Dogs and Cats

Over 55% of all US dogs and cats are estimated to be overweight or obese according to the latest study from the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention. Today’s dogs and cats are living longer than ever before. Unfortunately, they’re also heavier than ever and have more costly chronic diseases. Obesity is our pets’ number one health threat…

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Why is Dental Care Important

We all know teeth are a vital part of our and our beloved pet’s body. Nature blesses us with this set of teeth only once in our lifetime so keeping them clean and healthy will go a long way to help preventing malodour, reduce pain, discomfort and excess drooling. The bacteria from food debris can…

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November is Senior’s Month

Just as we age, our pets will become old as well. Long before you notice, your pets could be already considered seniors. The specific ages vary between different species and breed. Even though your pet may appear healthy, age is catching up with them. Some most common senior illnesses include obesity, periodontal disease, arthritis, kidney…

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Vaccines

Vaccination: A new pet is both a gift and a responsibility. Whether it is a new dog, cat, small animal, a bird or reptile or any other kind and to protect them, we need to vaccinate them. The current recommendation from several veterinarians for dogs is to receive zoonosis, parvovirus, distemper, adenovirus, parainfluenza, zoonotic disease,…

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