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Pet Health

Thanksgiving fur all: tips to avoid a disaster

As you’re preparing your Thanksgiving feast and sitting down to eat, follow these safety tips to keep you and your pets far away from the vet clinic this season.
Pet Care

Happy Howl-o'-Ween: tips for a healthy holiday

Halloween candy is a tempting, but dangerous splurge for your dog, and the howliday brings other dangers as well.‍
Pet Health

Bringing attention to a deadly yet preventable disease

September 28 is World Rabies Day, an annual event to bring attention to the disease and how it affects humans and their pets.
Pet Health

Toxic mushrooms and pets

While many mushrooms are not toxic, some of them are lethal when ingested, and unfortunately, our pets cannot tell the difference.
Pet Health

Buzz off! The threat of mosquitoes to pets

We’ve talked several times about heartworm disease, which is spread by these pesky bloodsuckers, but mosquitoes are responsible for other diseases, too.
Pet Health

Rat poisoning in pets

Rat and mouse poisons help keep the rodent population under control, but these substances are equally toxic to all other mammals, including pets and children.
Pet Health

The threat of rabies

Whether it’s a rabid fox in White Plains, NY, or a bizarre beaver in a Philadelphia park, the threat of rabies is real and dangerous.