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Adopting a Shelter Pet

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April 30th is a pretty big day in the pet world: it’s Adopt A Shelter Pet Day! Going through a shelter is a wonderful way to find your new animal companion. Read on for some great tips from a local Fayetteville, NC veterinarian on adopting a shelter pet. Benefits Why go through a shelter? For … Read More »

4 Simple Ways to Protect Your Pet From Heartworm

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Did you know that April is Heartworm Awareness Month? It wouldn’t be much of a surprise if the answer is no. After all, heartworms aren’t exactly something most people want to think about. However, heartworms are very dangerous for pets. If left untreated, they can even be deadly. Protecting your furry buddy from these disgusting … Read More »

Walk the Dog Day

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There’s a pretty adorable doggy holiday coming up. February 20th is Walk The Dog Day! Of course, our canine pals really should be walked every day. A local Fayetteville, NC vet offers some tips on walking your pup below. Benefits While those strolls are in many cases a must for sanitary reasons, they actually are … Read More »

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Spotlight on Skijoring

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Do you enjoy skiing? Is your canine buddy super active and athletic? If so, you may be able to take him out on the trail with you. No, we’re not suggesting strapping skis on Fido. Instead, you may want to train him in skiijouring.  A local vet offers some tips on this below. Basics Skijoring … Read More »

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Start the Year Off Right With Pest Control Measures

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It’s a new year, and it’s the perfect time to make sure your pets stay pest-free. There are several things you can do to ensure your animal friend doesn’t fall victim to creepy crawlies like fleas, ticks, and parasitic worms, which can sideline your pet’s health in no time at all. Keep up with these … Read More »

DIY Things Your Kids Can Make for Fido

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As the holidays approach, many people are busy picking out gifts for their loved ones. Of course, many people also have their young ones at home this year. Our canine patients are thrilled about this. Why not have the kids make something for Fido? A local vet offers some suggestions in this article. Treats If … Read More »

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