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What if your pet gets into YOUR medications?

May 25, 2011
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Great post by Dr. Patty Khuly over at PetMD on what to expect when your pet eats one of the five most-prescribed medications! (In case you’re curious, those five are: Lipitor, Nexium, Plavix, Advair, and Abilify.) Related PostsLitter Give-Away Flea and Tick Product Dangers The other side of the “crazy cat” story Cat Litter Roundup...
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More money, fewer vet visits

May 22, 2011
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The headline read: “Revenue growth can’t hide ‘alarming’ decline in client visits.” This news, from the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, went on to note that “Income increased at many pet practices in 2010, but frequency of veterinary visits remains depressed.” In other words, fewer guardians took their pets to the vet,...
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Does Dry Food Clean the Teeth?

November 17, 2010
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By Jean Hofve, DVM Let’s get this one straight once and for all: dry food does not clean your cat’s teeth! In fact, dry food really has no benefits for the cat. It is merely a convenience for the guardian. If you haven’t already read Why Cats Need Canned Food and 10 Reasons Why Dry...
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