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  • Flea and Tick Prevention Revisited

    Spring has sprung and with that comes the fear of flea and tick infestation. I have made it well-known that I do not recommend or prescribe ora...
  • New Drug Kills Everything, Maybe Even Your Dog

    Nexgard Spectra - contains afoxolaner and milbemycin oxime. Prevents heartworms, roundworms, whipworms, hookworms, lungworms, and flea and tick in...
  • Flea & Tick Prevention - Necessary for Your Pet or Your Veterinarian's Financial Health?

    As a veterinarian in the state of New Jersey, I am required to complete a set number of hours of continuing education in order to fulfill requirem...
  • Not Every Tick Carries Disease

    There has been a story on Facebook from two years ago that is suddenly receiving a lot of new circulation. The story warns of the very dangerous P...
  • Deadly Flea and Tick Prevention

    Bravecto, also known as fluralaner, was released for use on dogs in the United States in spring 2014 to aid in the treatment and prevention of fle...
  • Top Ten Ways Your Pet's Life Is Being Shortened

    You might be shortening your pet's life by doing these ten things: By treating all illnesses with medications and drugs to cover up the symptoms,...
  • Special Needs for Seniors

    I am a huge advocate for senior pets. I am often heard exclaiming "Old age is not a disease!". I get pretty grumpy with people who abandon old pet...
  • Natural Flea & Tick Prevention

    Now that we've decided our world is polluted from all the chemicals we are using, we need to come up with some more natural alternatives to keep o...