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Watch out for these pet poisons

Posted on Apr 22, 2014 in Important

Gardening season is here! Plant bulbs are just as excited to break through the ground to add some color to our yards as we are to see some greenery! That said, we need to be aware of the potential dangers spring plants can be for our pets. Here is a list of some of the […]

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Are Deicers Dangerous to My Dog?

Posted on Feb 10, 2014 in News, Tips

Q. I live in the city, and I see all kinds of deicers being put on the sidewalk in the winter. Will they hurt my dog’s paws? Are they poisonous? How can I keep him safe? Continue Reading……

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FEBRUARY IS PET DENTAL HEALTH MONTH

Posted on Feb 3, 2014 in News, Tips, Videos

February is Pet Dental Health Month, and it’s the perfect opportunity to express the importance of preventive oral care in companion animals to our clients. Pet oral health hasn’t always been at the forefront of veterinary care and many pet owners may think it’s just another service to pay for. It’s important our clients understand that […]

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The following story is from the State Veterinarian, concerning a rabies incident in Lancaster County

Posted on Jan 9, 2014 in Important

Pennsylvania ALMOST made it through 2013 without a single confirmed rabid dog, but in December, a rabid dog was confirmed in Lancaster County. The dog was a black Lab with six to seven week old puppies. She had been observed fighting with a raccoon and had been examined by the owner after the incident, with […]

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My Dog Smiles When She Greets People — Is This Normal?

Posted on Jan 7, 2014 in Tips

Q. When my dog first greets someone, she shows all of her teeth and “smiles.” Some visitors mistake this for aggressive behavior, but she’s just very excited and happy. What is she doing and how can I explain it to people who visit? Continue Reading…..

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Top Ten Winter Skin & Paw Care Tips

Posted on Dec 26, 2013 in Tips

Exposure to winter’s dry, cold air and chilly rain, sleet and snow can cause chapped paws and itchy, flaking skin, but these aren’t the only discomforts pets can suffer. Winter walks can become downright dangerous if chemicals from ice-melting agents are licked off of bare paws. Continue Reading…..

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Curious Cats Play in Christmas Trees

Posted on Dec 24, 2013 in Fun, Tips, Videos

There are bright lights to look at, shiny balls just begging to be batted around, and, of course, it’s a tree — in the house! So, can you really blame cats for making the Christmas tree their personal playground? Sometimes they end up stuck in all the decorations, and other times they decide it’s a […]

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It’s National Mutt Day!!

Posted on Dec 2, 2013 in Fun

It’s National Mutt Day! Do you have a mutt? Tell us why they are the best!!

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Keep a safe home for your reptile or amphibian

Posted on Nov 26, 2013 in Tips

Keep a safe home for your reptile or amphibian by following these steps:

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Enjoy Simon’s Cat

Posted on Nov 22, 2013 in Fun, Videos

Enjoy some Friday Fun….

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Making carriers irresistible to Cats

Posted on Nov 21, 2013 in Tips, Videos

To make a carrier irresistible to your cat, use praise and food rewards each time the cat enters the carrier successfully. Once your cat is comfortable entering the carrier, continue to make it a desirable by playing with toys and offering meals in and around the carrier. Though it can sometimes be a slow process […]

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