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A bitter pill to swallow: advice for medicating pets

Whether your pet has needed medicine to deal with an injury or illness, or simply to keep them safe and healthy, the act of medicating your pet can be challenging.
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Pet wellness month: advice for keeping pets healthy

October is National Pet Wellness Month, which means that it’s time to remind ourselves of the motto “Twice a Year, For Life!”.
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What causes seizures in pets?

Knowing what causes seizures in pets may help you fare better through such a scary event.
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Puppy steps: the road ahead

During your pup’s first vet visit, you and your veterinarian will decide on which preventatives are best for your puppy.
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Petplan pet insurance presents: Puppy steps - the first vet visit

Intestinal parasites pose a major health risk to all puppies, and some of them can be transmitted to humans. Let’s take a look at the major players.
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A warning against giving pets expired medication

We’ve all been there before. You’re feeling a little under the weather, and all you have left is some medicine that is a few months past due.
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Petplan pet insurance presents: a sedentary life—pets and anesthesia

Anesthesia can be disconcerting—especially for pet parents who fear their animal won’t wake up. But this is a very, very remote possibility.
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The benefits of microchipping your pet

One in three pets will get lost during their lifetime. Microchipping our pets can increase their chances of returning home.