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    5 Great Ways to Spoil Your Pet

    Jul 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    August 10th is National Spoil Your Dog Day! In honor of this special day, here are some tips on how to spoil your furry friend. 1. Buy your dog a…

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    National Dog Day

    Jul 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    August 26th is National Dog Day, a day designed to honor dogs and bring attention to those dogs that need to be rescued from homelessness and abuse. The goal of…

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    Parasite Prevention Month

    Jul 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Dogs and cats are more than just pets; they are members of the family. Like any member of your family, it is important to keep your companion animal healthy and…

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    Ticks: Truth vs. Myth

    Jul 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Myth: Ticks are not a problem in winter. Truth: Some ticks lie dormant during the cold winter months. However, some species move indoors where they are in closer proximity to…

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    Heartworm Disease

    Jul 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Heartworm disease is a serious and potentially fatal disease that causes lung damage and heart failure. The disease is caused by a parasitic worm called Dirofilaria immitisare that is spread…

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    Wisdom Panel DNA Testing

    Jul 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    The Wisdom Panel Canine Genetic Analysis is the result of years of extensive research and draws on the expertise of scientists at the internationally respected Waltham Centre for Pet Nutrition…

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    Mystery DNA Contest

    Jul 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    During the month of August, the McGrath network hospitals will be holding a Mystery DNA Dog Contest. This year’s mystery dog is Dee-O-Gee, a 10 year old, 96 pound mixed…

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    Warm Weather Safety

    Jun 27 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    The official start of summer this year was June 21st, but warmer and more humid weather occurs long before that time and intensifies as the summer stretches into early fall.…

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    Beach Safety

    Jun 27 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Summer can be a great time for you and your companion to spend time outdoors running, playing on the beach, tossing a ball and just having fun together. However, it…

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    Dog Park Safety for Puppies

    Jun 27 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Dogs are social creatures that like to socialize with humans as well as other dogs. Dog parks provide the perfect venue for pooches to play and exercise with other dogs…