Dog Checkups & Preventive Care

Keeping your dog safe and healthy is a full-time job. It takes more than going to see the veterinarian when sickness is obvious. Here you’ll find advice and precautionary tips for the long-term wellbeing of your canine.

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4 Tips to Keep Your Dog Pain Free
Dogs are good at hiding pains. Here are a few tips to keep your dog pain free.
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Your Pet First Aid Kit
Emergencies are scary and stressful for everyone, even the most trained and prepared people. I am a firm believer in preparing for pet emergencies before they happen.
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Exciting Ultrasound Technology Will Help Veterinarians Diagnose Dogs
Mack, an 8-year-old Beagle, presented for lameness in his right, back leg. I suggested an orthopedic ultrasound
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5 Tips for a Healthier Dog Smile!
Dogs have 42 smile generators.
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Dog and Cat Creatinine Levels 101
What is creatinine, and why do veterinarians test for it?
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My New Year’s Resolution: A Stronger Dog Bond
It’s a brand new year and time to think about resolutions.
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Healthy Dog Resolutions for 2017: A Month-By-Month Guide
Resolve to make your dog's life happier and healthier by adhering to a month-by-month planner.
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What Not to Feed Your Dog at the Holidays

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Fall Ticks Are Still Out
While some types of ticks may slow down when it gets colder, others are just getting started.
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Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Is Cancer Ever Preventable in Dogs?
Could cancer in dogs sometimes be preventable?
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