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Warning Signs of Cancer

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Friday, 09 May 2014 Category Medical Conditions

The earlier you detect cancer the better your chance of effective treatment. This article lists some of the warning signs of cancer in both dogs and cats.

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Poisoning in Pets

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Thursday, 08 May 2014 Category Safety

Although the signs of pet poisoning can vary greatly based on the poison, it is good to be familiar with the symptoms.

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Testing Before Starting Heartworm Medication

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Thursday, 17 April 2014 Category Medical Conditions
Preventive medications can be harmful or even fatal to a dog that has an adult heartworm infection, so it is very important that dogs be tested before starting a preventive program. Tags: Untagged
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What is heartworm disease?

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Thursday, 10 April 2014 Category Medical Conditions

Heartworm disease may result in severe lung disease, heart failure, other organ damage, and may lead to death in pets.

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Do puppies and kittens need to have their teeth checked?

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Sunday, 29 May 2011 Category Dental Care
A dental examination is imperative for pets at all stages of life, particularly so when they are young.   Read more on this topic by visiting Dr. Groves Blog. Tags: Untagged
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What is Entropion and how can it be corrected?

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Tuesday, 22 March 2011 Category Medical Conditions
Learn more about this pet eye condition and what corrective steps can be taken. Tags: Untagged
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Is your cat urinating outside of the litter box?

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Tuesday, 22 March 2011 Category Medical Conditions

Find solutions for inappropriate elimination.

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Patellar Luxation

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Tuesday, 22 March 2011 Category Medical Conditions

Commonly found in small and toy breed pets, patellar luxation may also affect large breed pets.

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Pet CPR

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Tuesday, 22 March 2011 Category Safety

If unable to seek veterinary care during an emergency, CPR may help.

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Ear Infections In Pets

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Tuesday, 22 March 2011 Category Medical Conditions
If you have a pet - chances are he or she will get an ear infection at some point. Education is key - learn more about ear infecitons in this post. Tags: Untagged
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Teeth Brushing & Your Pet

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Tuesday, 22 March 2011 Category Dental Care
We know it can be hard (mission impossible sometimes!) in this blog post we shed some light on maintaining your pet's teeth. Tags: Untagged
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Cats and Arthritis

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Tuesday, 22 March 2011 Category Medical Conditions

Unfortunately our feline friends do develop many orthopedic conditions including those affecting the joints.

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