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    THE NEW CANINE FLU VIRUS

    May 21 2015

    The new canine virus H3N2 that has made so many dogs ill or die in Chicago has now spread to other states. This is now becoming a concern for many…

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    WHY ARE PET FOODS BEING RECALLED SO OFTEN?

    Apr 06 2015

    Several times a day clients inquire about what to feed their pets. Should it be grain free, gluten free or a raw diet? It is becoming more difficult to discuss…

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    Pet Food Recall

    Feb 26 2015

    There have been several pet food and pet treat recalls over the past few years. The FDA regulations on pet foods are very general.  The guaranteed analysis label must display…

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    Diabetes Mellitus in Dogs

    Feb 23 2015

    This past week two of my patients were diagnosed with this disease. In our educational pet health articles, the disease and treatment are discussed. Click here to read http://pets-ahoy.com/pet-health-resources/pet-health-articles/articles/?rid=744 The…

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    Keeping Your Pets Safe During the Winter

    Jan 28 2015

    Your Border Collie Arthur and his friends absolutely love the outdoors, the more snow for them to play in the better.  While Arthur enjoys cold, brisk weather, he’s probably not…

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    What Do You Want From Veterinarians?

    Jan 15 2015

    After 8 years of college and numerous hours of continuing education to remain knowledgeable about veterinary medicine, we as veterinarians still strive to learn more about our patients. But what…

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    OUCH! ARE YOU OVER VACCINATING YOUR PET?

    Dec 17 2014

    There have been independent studies done to determine the longevity of protection our pets receive from vaccinations. Most studies are done by the drug companies that manufacture the vaccines, so…

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    Retractable Leashes are Dangerous

    Oct 13 2014

    This type of leash poses problems for people and pets. There was 16,564 hospital related injuries to people in the year 2007 according to Consumer Product Safety Commission ,   23.5…

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    CUSTOMER SERVICE GONE?

    Sep 04 2014

       Now a days we are all forced to accept sub-par service from most businesses. It is a rare delight to actually be greeted with a smile and receive a…

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    OMG What Smells?

    Aug 25 2014

    Have you ever walked into a room when your nose detects a very unpleasant odor, like dead fish, and you instantly begin to wonder, where is it coming from? As…