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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…

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    October is Adopt-A-Dog Month

    Oct 13 2016

    The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has been in existence for almost two hundred years now and is known universally as an organization devoted to helping animals worldwide. A large…

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    Pet Obesity Awareness

    Oct 06 2016

    October is Pet Obesity Awareness Month. Overweight and obese pets have become a large issue in the veterinary industry over the past years and continue to be a growing concern all over the world. The…

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    Natural Disaster Preparedness Month

    Sep 29 2016

    We see them on the news frequently: tornados, earthquakes, hurricanes, floods, fires, blizzards, and more. They might even have affected your life in a scary and meaningful way.  Natural disasters…

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    World Rabies Day

    Sep 22 2016

    September 28th 2016 is World Rabies Day. It was launched in 2007 to raise awareness about the impact of the disease on human and animal health. Rabies is probably a disease that you’re familiar…

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    Responsible Dog Ownership Day

    Sep 15 2016

    The American Kennel Club has been celebrating Responsible Dog Ownership days for over 14 years, hosting events and demonstrations, Canine Good Citizen tests and more in an effort to celebrate and…

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    Animal Pain Awareness Month

    Sep 08 2016

    September is Animal Pain Awareness Month, created by the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management, to encourage various individuals and organizations such as clinics, veterinarians,…

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    September is Happy Cat Month!

    Sep 01 2016

    September is Happy Cat Month! Cats are wonderful companions and pets. Take some time to make sure as a cat owner, you are dedicated to ensuring you have a happy feline friend. Some things you can…