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    June 11th is World Pet Memorial Day

    Jun 08 2017

    This Sunday marks World Pet Memorial Day. It is a day to remember and celebrate all the pets we have had in our lives. Pets bring joy, laughter, and love to our lives. They become members of our…

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    International Hug Your Cat Day

    Jun 01 2017

    Not that anyone needs an excuse to hug or snuggle their cat, but just in case life has been busy and you have been forgetting to give your kitty some love, June 4th is your opportunity to pamper your…

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    Zoomies, FRAPs, Puppy Freak Outs!

    May 25 2017

    Zoomies, FRAPs, Puppy Freak Outs! …

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    May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month

    May 18 2017

    As spring arrives in many parts of the world, people come out of “hibernation” and begin to enjoy outdoor activities. Along with enjoying the outdoors, comes the risk of exposure to ticks and Lyme…

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    Emergency Preparedness for Your Pets

    May 11 2017

    Natural disasters can happen at any time, and depending on where you live, you could be affected by any number of severe weather events or emergency situations – floods, ice storms, blizzards, power…

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    Be Kind to Animals Week – May 7-13

    May 04 2017

    For over 100 hundred years, people have come together to commemorate “Be Kind to Animals Week”. During World War I, the death of millions of horses used in fighting prompted the need for education…

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    April 29th Marks World Veterinary Day!

    Apr 27 2017

    In April 1863, Professor John Gamgee initiated a meeting of veterinarians and professors of veterinary medicine from all over Europe. This conference attracted 103 veterinary professionals from 10…

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    April 26th is International Guide Dogs Day

    Apr 20 2017

    The History of Guide Dogs …