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Is Fido Color Blind? Understanding Your Dog’s Eyesight

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One of the best parts of dog ownership is seeing your canine friend stare up at you lovingly, waiting patiently for a belly rub or a treat. Have you ever wondered exactly how they see you? Your dog’s eyesight is different than your own—better in some ways and worse in others. But do dogs see … Read More »

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How Your Dog Cools Himself Down

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The human body cools itself down during hot weather or vigorous exercise using one method: sweating. As the sweat on your skin evaporates, it cools you down. But your dog, of course, is covered in fur. So how do our canine companions’ bodies cool themselves in the summer months? Panting Panting is your dog’s primary … Read More »

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8 Ways to Pamper a Rabbit

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Have you recently adopted a rabbit? We probably don’t have to tell you that bunnies make absolutely adorable pets. However, Floppy does have some specific needs, so first-time bunny owners will need to do some research. Here, a Fayetteville, NC veterinarian offers tips on how to spoil your furry pal. Free Time This one really … Read More »

Bringing Your New Cat Home

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June is Adopt A Cat Month! If you are adopting a new kitty, you definitely have our support. We love meeting our new patients! Read on as a Fayetteville, NC vet offers some tips on bringing Fluffy home. Be Prepared Before the big day, make sure that you have everything Fluffy will need ready and … Read More »

Poison Ivy and Pets

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For humans, one of the bad parts about spending time outside during warm weather is the risk of coming into contact with poison ivy, oak, or sumac. Did you know that these plants can also affect our pets? It’s not extremely common for pets to develop a reaction to poison ivy, but it’s entirely possible. … Read More »

The Benefits of Antioxidants for Dogs

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You’ve definitely heard of antioxidants before. They’re found in many human foods and offer us many health benefits. The question is, do antioxidants offer those same benefits for our canine companions? The answer is yes—antioxidants are important for keeping your pup happy and healthy throughout their life. Let’s take a look at some of the … Read More »

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