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  • Is Your Pet Over-Vaccinated?

    There is no "one size fits all" approach to vaccines. Vaccines can and do cause allergic reactions and chronic illness. Choose wisely.
  • How to Clean Wounds: The Myths of Hydrogen Peroxide

    For years, people have used hydrogen peroxide to clean out wounds. It’s also still one of the most commonly used solutions for wound irrigation and...
  • How to Make Healthy Dehydrated Treats

    Making dried treats at home is easy and saves money. Your pets will thank you!
  • Healthy Treats Matter

    Don't ruin a high-quality diet by feeding low-quality snacks.
  • Making Cat Food

    Cats are much more finicky than dogs when it comes to eating what we make for them.
  • Old, Cold Pets

    I couldn't resist writing a blog about this after seeing a photo on Facebook of a kitty sitting by the heat register enjoying the flow of warm air...
  • Dental Care for Pets

    Pets Need Proper Dental Care, Just Like People Do Eighty percent of pets have periodontal disease, based on information from a scientific study ...
  • The Purchase Price of a Pet?

    Recently I had a great conversation with a client about the price of purchasing a dog (or cat). She told me her mother has a Cavalier King Charles...
  • Veterinarians Need to Use Common Sense

    I recently received this email: My 5 month old 8lb Cavapoo just went to the vet. I am a new dog owner, I’ve never had an animal and I apparently...
  • Diabetes in Pets - Treatment Options

    In my last blog I discussed the symptoms and diagnosis of diabetes in dogs and cats. Once your pet is diagnosed as diabetic, there are very few tr...
  • Keep Pets Warm and Cozy This Winter

    Pet owners are recommended to set the thermostat at around 69 degrees F during the winter to keep pets comfortable, but with rising energy bills s...
  • Nuts for Pets

    Many websites proclaim the dangers of feeding nuts of any kind to dogs. While some nuts are extremely toxic, others may provide benefits for pet h...