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    International Hug Your Cat Day

    May 31 2018

    June 4th marks International Hug Your Cat Day – a day devoted to hugging cats around the world! Most cat owners don’t need an excuse to show their furry companion some love, but June 4th is a good…

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    Springtime Garden Dangers for your Pet

    May 24 2018

    The snow is gone, and the trees are finally starting to show the green buds of new life. For many gardeners, it is time to dust off their gloves and take up their tools to transform their yards from…

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    Cats in the Car – Trips to the Veterinarian

    May 17 2018

    Getting your cat to your veterinarian may seem like an impossible task – how does your cat “know” when it’s time for the appointment? And how does your cat suddenly seem to have 8 legs when…

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    Stop the Spray- Keeping Skunks at Bay

    May 10 2018

    Spring has sprung, and the critters that have been sleepily overwintering have begun the grand venture out from their winter retreats. This time of year can be intriguing for pets. New sights, sounds,…

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    It’s National Pet Week!

    May 03 2018

    National Pet Week has been celebrated during the first week of May for over 35 years. It was created to encourage responsible pet ownership, celebrate the human-animal bond, and increase public…

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    World Veterinary Day April 28th, 2018

    Apr 26 2018

    In April 1863, Professor John Gamgee initiated a meeting of veterinarians and professors of veterinary medicine from all over Europe. This conference attracted 103 veterinary professionals from 10…

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    International Guide Dog Day- April 25th

    Apr 19 2018

    You have probably seen them around town, in the grocery store, or at the park – the cute puppies with the colored vests identifying them as guide dogs-in-training and asking you not to pet them. Or…