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    12 Winter Safety Tips for Pets

    Dec 08 2016

    In the upper parts of North America, the snow has started to fly. Admittedly, this may make some of us jealous of our Australian friends who are just heading into summer now, and who might not find…

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    World Wildlife Conservation Day

    Dec 01 2016

    This coming Sunday, December 4th, is World Wildlife Conservation Day. Although we mainly talk about pet and companion animals in this space, it is worthwhile to stop every once in a while and consider…

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    Pet Cancer Awareness Month

    Nov 24 2016

    November is Pet Cancer Awareness Month. November is dedicated to spreading the word about pet cancer, sharing stories of pet affected by cancer, and informing the public on prevention and treatment of…

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    Seasonal Activities to do with your Dog

    Nov 17 2016

    In North America, Fall is in the air, while Down Under, Spring is in full swing. Regardless of which side of the planet you live on, these transitional seasons bring new adventure potential to the…

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    November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month!

    Nov 10 2016

    If you’re thinking of adopting a pet from your local animal shelter, we’d like to start by thanking you. And in the spirit of Adopt a Senior Pet Month, we’d like to ask you to consider some of…

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    National Pet Diabetes Month

    Nov 03 2016

    November is National Pet Diabetes Month. Diabetes is a condition that affects both cats and dogs, as well as humans.  Diabetes in animals is very similar to diabetes in humans. However, when it comes…

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    Halloween Safety for Pets

    Oct 27 2016

    Halloween is celebrated in various countries around the world on October 31st. It is usually a night to dress up in costumes, where children go door to door “Trick or Treating” for candy. It is…

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    National Veterinary Technician Week

    Oct 20 2016

    This week is National Vet Tech Week. Veterinary technicians, also referred to as veterinary nurses in the UK and Australia, play an integral role in veterinary hospitals and animal care.  Without…