Recent Blog Posts

  • Lasagna for Potluck

    December 2, 2016
    Vitamins are essential for good health. They naturally come from foods, however, vitamins can also be made in a laboratory - these are man-made or synthetic. There is a significant difference between the two. In foods, vitamins are part of a complicated mix of ingredients (called a complex).
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  • How to Get Your Pet to Use the Bathroom in Cold, Snowy Weather

    December 1, 2016
    It can be a challenge to get even the best housetrained pet to do their business outdoors on a bitterly cold, snowy day. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to encourage your pet to use outdoor bathroom areas and avoid indoor accidents all winter long.
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  • Signs Your Dog May Be Sick

    December 1, 2016
    As a dog owner, you need to see when there’s something wrong with your dog so you know when you need to bring him to your veterinarian. Here are some tips from Registered Veterinary Technician Jenna Stregowski of About.
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  • Synthetic Nutrients Routinely Added to Pet Foods May Cause Digestive Upset

    November 2, 2016
    It is no wonder that synthetically compounded additives in pet foods can be a little repulsive to our pets’ super sensitive smell and taste causing both palatability issues as well as digestive upset.
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  • What We Can Do to Help With Feline UTIs

    November 1, 2016
    Urinary tract infections can be painful, dangerous or even fatal for your cat, but what can you do to help them avoid or overcome these conditions? Does My Cat Have a UTI? There are several symptoms to watch for that could indicate a urinary tract infection in your feline friend.
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  • Training Your Pets Not to Get on the Furniture

    November 1, 2016
    Pets and furniture don't always mix, and pet owners have many reasons they may not want their furry family members to make themselves comfortable on a recliner, sofa or chair.
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  • Food - our genetic light switch?

    October 2, 2016
    Food - our genetic light switch? Tom Cameron, DVM Remember the old saying “you are what you eat? ”  What you eat affects mood, energy, and weight. More importantly, diet has a huge effect on genes, how they behave, and how healthy we are. Genetics is a hot topic today.
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  • How to Prevent Kidney Disease in Cats

    October 1, 2016
    Kidney disease is leading cause of death in cats. Give yourself a second to let that sink in. There is still a lot to learn about kidney failure and how it affects our felines.
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  • Benefits Of Pumpkin In Your Dogs Treats And Foods

    October 1, 2016
    With fall right around the corner, it’s only a matter of time before pumpkin becomes a part of our diet. However, did you know there are a number of benefits for using pumpkin in your dogs’ treats and foods?
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  • The Importance of Moisture in Our Pet’s Diet!

    September 2, 2016
    Dry dog and cat foods (kibble) are popular and convenient ways to feed our pets. Dry dog foods were first created way back in 1860 to feed hunting dogs owned by theBritish lords. In the past 100 years, the pet food industry has seen explosive growth, selling $21.4 billion of pet food in the U.
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