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    November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month

    Nov 01 2017

    Senior pets end up in shelters for a variety of reasons. They are often thought of as “problem pets” but in fact they lose their homes for a variety of reasons. Often senior pets end up in…

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    Halloween Safety and Your Pet

    Oct 26 2017

    Trick or treat! Halloween is almost upon us and goblins and witches will be going door to door chanting that age-old expression. Children running through neighborhoods, squeals of laughter, doorbells…

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    Veterinary Technician/Veterinary Nurse Appreciation Week

    Oct 19 2017

    Veterinary Technicians, also referred to as Veterinary Nurses in Australia and the United Kingdom, play a vital role in your pet’s health. Without Veterinary Technicians, veterinary practices would…

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    National Pet Obesity Awareness Day

    Oct 12 2017

    This year, October 11th marks National Pet Obesity Awareness Day. Many us spend countless hours worrying about the health of our pets, but many of our pets are overweight or obese. “What’s one…

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    National Animal Safety and Protection Month

    Oct 05 2017

    This year has brought severe weather to many parts of the globe. Whether it was forest fires in western North America, hurricanes in the southern United States, heat waves in Europe and the United…

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    World Rabies Day

    Sep 28 2017

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    Celebrating Deaf Dog Awareness Week

    Sep 21 2017

    September 24-30th marks Deaf Dog Awareness Week. This initiative was started by PetFinder to spread awareness about owning a deaf dog. Although temporary, partial, or full (both ears) deafness can…