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    Need a Reason to Adopt a Pet?

    Oct 31 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    1. You will improve your health: Adopting a pet can enrich your life in both big and small ways. The unconditional love and loyalty of a dog or cat can…

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    The Dangers of Lyme Disease Are Still A Concern In Colder Weather

    Oct 31 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

      Even though the weather is turning colder, the dangers of Lyme Disease still exist in New England. Most people know that they should be checking their pets for ticks,…

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    Police Dog Receives A Blood Transfusion From A Homeless Dog

    Oct 31 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

      Unsung Heroes: This story takes place in Tennessee but it could happen in any town, anywhere. Ely is a 3-year-old Belgian Malinois that was assisting deputies search for a…

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    Have You Thanked A Veteran?

    Oct 31 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    November 11, 2013 “Heroes don’t wear capes, they wear dog tags.” They are mothers, fathers, sisters and brothers; daughters and sons. They are uncles, aunts, cousins, neighbors, friends, coworkers; and…

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    Thanksgiving Pet Safety Tips

    Oct 31 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Thanksgiving is a happy time full of family, food and giving. Sometimes, however, this holiday can lead to illness for our pets. “Veterinarians experience an increased number of office calls…

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    Local Pet-Friendly Events

    Oct 31 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Community Affairs, Pawsitively News

    November Events November 9, 2013 11:00am-3:00pm Carlisle, MA Walk & Wag for Veterans Join in the Walk & Wag for Veterans and make a real difference in the lives of…

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    October is Pet First Aid Month

    Sep 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    As a pet owner, it is important to make sure to have basic first aid supplies for your pets in the case of an emergency situation. A basic pet first…

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    Evacuation Plans

    Sep 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Having to evacuate your home is something we all fear when we hear about the natural disasters that occur throughout our country and the world. Planning for a possible evacuation…

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    Toxic Plants/Foods

    Sep 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Houseplants and flower gardens are beautiful and functional, however some may present a hazard to our pets. It is important that houseplant owners be aware of the potential problems that…

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    Halloween Pet Safety

    Sep 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    It is almost the spookiest night of the year! Here are some helpful tips on keeping your pets happy and healthy this Halloween. 1. No tricks, no treats: That bowl…