What You Need to Know about Allergies in Cats and Dogs

May 1, 2020 |

What You Need to Know about Allergies in Cats and Dogs An allergy occurs when our immune system reacts to foreign substances called allergens. When the body tries to get rid of these substances, it triggers a variety of symptoms, such as itching, rashes, watery eyes, or upset stomach. We all know that allergens affect…

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The Importance of Proper Flea and Tick Prevention

April 20, 2020 |

When fleas or ticks see your pet hanging out, they likely see dinner. Depending on what you’re doing to protect your dog or cat from fleas and ticks, the pests might get invited to an all-they-can-eat buffet, or they might be turned away at the door. Since fleas and ticks can carry diseases that affect…

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What to Do if Your Dog Eats Chocolate

April 13, 2020 |

You share lots of things with your dog. You might even give them scraps from the table while you’re sitting down to dinner. But a lot of food that’s perfectly fine for people to eat can be downright dangerous for your dog. One example is chocolate. You might love it, but it could be deadly…

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April Is National Heartworm Awareness Month

April 6, 2020 |

If you own a pet, you know that really, you’re that pet’s parent. You’re responsible for making sure they have enough food and water, they’re neither too warm nor too cold, and they have all the love and affection they need. It’s also your job to take care of their health by bringing them in…

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A Complete Guide to Probiotics for Dogs

April 2, 2020 |

Not all bacteria are created equally. While some types of bacteria can make your dog ill, other types of bacteria are actually essential for your pet’s health. Beneficial bacteria are known as probiotics. They are bacteria that naturally live in your dog’s body, helping to boost their immune system, aid in digestion, and produce certain…

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