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  • 3 Tips for Managing a High-Energy Dog
    Many people can't wait to become pet owners. They love dogs and hope to bring home a puppy that they will train up to become part of the family. However, some of the most popular dog breeds, including Labrador retrievers, golden retrievers, German shepherds, and border collies, are very high in energy. Read more
  • 4 Common Health Problems in Older Cats
    As your cat ages, they’ll be at risk for more illnesses and conditions. Still, if you take good care of your pet, they have a great chance of living a Read more
  • What You Need to Know About Common Allergies in Dogs
    Allergies can make life miserable, and they can sometimes be life-threatening. A dog who suffers from allergies cannot exactly express what is wrong, but allergy symptoms can be easy to Read more
  • Dog Dental Care: What Pet Owners Need to Know
    Dog Dental Care: What Pet Owners Need to Know Most people brush their own teeth on a daily basis in order to prevent the development of cavities and gum disease. You Read more
  • What You Need to Know About Separation Anxiety and Dogs
    What You Need to Know About Separation Anxiety and Dogs Separation anxiety is a serious problem that can affect some dogs. Learn what separation anxiety is, how it can affect your Read more
  • Ear Care Tips for Your Dog
    Ear Care Tips for Your Dog Your dog's ears are a very important organ that you need to care for. If your dog's ears become infected and you don't treat the Read more
  • Heartworms and Your Cat
    Heartworms and Your Cat The number of pets diagnosed with heartworms is on the rise. Between 2013 and 2016 the canine heartworm numbers rose by more than 21 percent, according to Read more
  • 3 Summer Safety Tips for Your Dog
    3 Summer Safety Tips for Your Dog Summer is a great time to be outdoors with family and friends, and your dog is probably excited to be outside more too. During Read more
  • Pet Emergencies and How You Can Help Your Furry Friend
    Pet Emergencies and How You Can Help Your Furry Friend Your pet is your furry buddy and is always there when you walk in the door to greet you. Your furry Read more
  • The Dangers of Ticks
    The Dangers of Ticks and How You Can Protect Your Pet As spring approaches and people start to enjoy the great outdoors of Colorado with their dogs, it is important to Read more
  • Dental Month
    During the month of February we celebrate our pets oral health.  Dental disease affects 1 in 3 of our pets.  This disease is more than just a problem with bad Read more

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    According to the American Animal Hospital Association, nearly two-thirds of pets suffer from dental problems because their owners do not provide dental care for them. Imagine what would happen to your own teeth if they were never brushed or examined by a dentist. The same thing can happen with your pet’s ...

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  • Euthanasia: Saying Goodbye

    It's not easy to say goodbye to cherished pets, even those that have lived long, happy lives. Although you may hate the thought of life without your pet, euthanasia can be the kindest decision you can make when your friend is suffering. Making the Decision If your pet has been seriously injured in a ...

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  • Is a Wet Nose a Sign of a Healthy Pet?

    Have you ever heard that a wet nose is a sign that your pet is healthy? Although that's often the case, it's not always true. A moist nose can benefit your pet in several ways, but it doesn't necessarily guarantee good health. How Does a Wet Nose Help My Pet? Have you ever been woken at 5 a.m. by a cold, ...

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    Noticed a sudden change in your cat's grooming habits? Over- or under-grooming can be a sign of trouble. ...

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