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    Why Cats Might Drool

    Jan 19 2018

    Unlike some dogs, cats do not drool a great deal, and in fact, it sometimes goes unnoticed (unless we scratch their chins or find a small damp spot where they have been lying…

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    Your Dog’s Teeth – Stay Informed and Take Good Care!

    Jan 13 2018

    Dogs have 42 smile generators. Keeping those 42 teeth strong, healthy, and happy is essential to preventing illness, pain, and may extend longevity. Each February, U.S. veterinarians celebrate National Pet Dental Health Month to raise awareness…

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    Cat Constipation

    Jan 12 2018

    Many cats are notorious for not drinking much water. This makes them prone to constipation. It would be a major error to take this condition lightly. Constipation is never normal. It can lead…

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    Be Careful With Dogs And Peanut Butter!

    Jan 06 2018

    Ah, peanut butter—so yummy, but so unhealthy for you. Some peanut butter companies have tried to make peanut butter healthier by reducing the amount of fat within their peanut butter.…

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    How To Know If Your Cat Can Drink Milk

    Jan 05 2018

    Many people don’t think twice about giving dairy to cats. Whipped cream is used as a common treat, and what kind of cat commercial would be complete without depicting a…

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    Why Your Cat May Be Getting Thin

    Jan 05 2018

    Weight loss is a common feline problem, particularly in senior kitties. Figuring out if your kitty is losing weight may be reliant on what you feel (rather than what you see). This is…

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    How To Safely Remove Ticks From Your Dog

    Dec 30 2017

    There are very few things with a greater “yuk factor” than an attached and feeding tick on your dog (or even yourself). While so called “seed ticks” are quite small, they are…

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    Tips For Preventing Tick-Borne Diseases In Dogs

    Dec 30 2017

    Ticks are such annoying little creatures, but far more significant than the nuisance factor is their ability to spread disease. Ticks that embed in a dog’s skin can transmit a variety of serious and…

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    Heartworm In Pets

    Dec 29 2017

    What Is Heartworm Disease? Heartworm disease is caused by the parasite Dirofilaria immitis, a type of roundworm that lives inside the heart and blood vessels of the lungs. Heartworm disease is…

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    Thyroid Tumors In Cats

    Dec 29 2017

    AJ Debiasse, a technician in Stroudsburg, PA, contributed to this article. Did you know that cats can have a hyperactive thyroid gland? Also known as hyperthyroidism, it’s a fairly common condition in older cats. In…