• Why do we play with poop?

    Mar 09 2015

    Fecals, or stool samples are performed to monitor pets for intestinal parasites. These samples are mainly tested in hospital by mixing the feces with a special solution that helps the worm eggs float.…

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    Kiss Us, We're Irish

    Mar 05 2015

    It’s almost St. Patrick’s Day – the day when we all want to be a little bit Irish! Despite being pretty tiny – about the size of the State of Indiana – the Emerald Isle has made a big…

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    Stars of Social Petworking

    Feb 26 2015

    Social media is a great way to connect with people and businesses, but it can also give you your pet fix! While animals having their own social accounts is nothing new, some pets have built up quite…

  • Fleas, fleas, and more fleas!

    Feb 23 2015

    One of the many unwanted pests, fleas are unwelcome for both you and your pets. Fleas can create havoc on your pet’s skin, not only creating an uncomfortable feeling but can leave your pets skin…

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    Celebrate National Dog Biscuit Day on February 23

    Feb 19 2015

    February 23 is International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day (also known as National Dog Biscuit Day)! We know our furry friends appreciate them, but do you know where they came from? …

  • Ear Swabs: Why are they done?

    Feb 16 2015

    Most people bring their pet to a Veterinary hospital when they see their furry friend displaying signs of discomfort. Some pets come in with owners noting scratching of ears, a foul smell and/ or…

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    Keeping Valentine's Day Safe for Your Pets

    Feb 12 2015

    According to a recent survey by the National Retail Federation, one in 5 people will include their pets in their Valentine’s Day shopping in 2015. While they will spend $5.28 on average, the total…