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    Kitten Season

    Feb 18 2018

    Here at Parkgate Animal Hospital, we have a lot of people asking us about kittens, and if we know anyone who is selling some. This is the time of year…

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    Kidney Disease and Kidney Failure In Dogs

    Feb 16 2018

    Kidney disease is very common in dogs, and protecting your pooch from kidney disease means you should be prepared to look for problems early. Studies show that 1 in 10 dogs suffer…

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    5 Reasons Cat Dental Cleanings Are Worth The Cost

    Feb 15 2018

    Veterinarians have been talking to cat caretakers about the importance of cat dental health and encouraging regular dental care for probably at least a decade, and with good reason. The…

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    Seven Things Cats Hate That We Do

    Feb 09 2018

    Have you ever thought of all the things that annoy you about certain people? Well, so do cats. Here is some behavior that we display that get on your feline’s…

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    Dental Disease In Cats: Why It’s Important To Take Your Pet In

    Feb 03 2018

    For February, Pet Dental Health month, Jane A Kelly wrote a wonderful article on Catster.com about the importance of taking your cat into the vet for regular dental cleaning, despite…

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    February: Dental Month At Parkgate!

    Feb 02 2018

    February is dental month here at Parkgate, for your pets! To help you learn more about the dental health of pets, here are some facts.  Dental disease is the most…

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    Doggy Diarrhea – Everything You Need To Know

    Jan 27 2018

    Diarrhea is a common problem in dogs, often because they will put almost anything in their mouth. But it can also be caused by more serious health problems, some of…

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    Way To Keep Your Dog From Barking

    Jan 27 2018

    Dogs bark to communicate with each other and with their owners, but sometimes all that barking can get out of hand. Constant barking can fray a family’s nerves and create…

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    Should Dogs Be Allowed On Your Bed?

    Jan 27 2018

    A growing number of Americans spend their nights snuggled up with their dogs. In fact, a recent survey by the American Pet Products Manufacturers Association found that 42 percent of…

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    Tips To Make Your Aging Dog’s Life Longer and Happier

    Jan 26 2018

    1.  Keep your dog trim Keep your dog at a slim, trim body weight. Obesity dramatically contributes to ever so many age-related, debilitating issues such as arthritis (a huge problem for way too many…