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.

Write Your Pet's Living Will. You'll Be Glad You Did. Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Write Your Pet's Living Will. You'll Be Glad You Did.
Learn why writing a living will for your pet is a good idea for you, your pet, and any potential pet-sitters.
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Pets, Parasites, and Protecting the Family
All dogs and cats are at risk for parasites. Many parasites, like roundworms, are zoonotic, meaning they can be spread from pets to people.
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Recognizing What's "Normal" In Your Pet
A change in your pet is reason for concern. Finding out what’s normal and not so normal keeps you on top of health issues.
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Traveling With Pets Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Traveling With Pets
Read this before you go anywhere with your pet.
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Why Should You Take a Seemingly Healthy Pet to the Vet? Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Why Should You Take a Seemingly Healthy Pet to the Vet?
Pets are expert illness hiders. Only your veterinarian has the tools to know for sure.
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Senior Pets: Age Is Not A Disease Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Senior Pets: Age Is Not A Disease
All dogs and cats age, and with old age come certain ailments. But age isn't a disease, and we should love and cherish older pets as much as younger ones.
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Pets, Medications, and Completing the Course Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Pets, Medications, and Completing the Course
Watch: Pets, Medications, and Completing the Course
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How To Make A Pet Disaster Kit
Keeping yourself and your pet prepared for an emergency is often the difference between life and death.
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Everything You Need To Know About Traveling With Pets
Traveling with your pet can be easy. Don’t miss these tips.
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Pets and Cars: What's Safe?
If your dog rides with his head out the window, don’t miss this blog.
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