Prevention

My pet's perfectly healthy! Why should I see my veterinarian? Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
My pet's perfectly healthy! Why should I see my veterinarian?
Is your pet healthy? You can’t trust that you’ll always see the signs until it’s too late.
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The New Puppy Checklist New-Dog Checklists
The New Puppy Checklist
Planning on a new puppy? Check out these helpful tips before you bring your cute, fuzzy new addition home!
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The New Kitten Checklist New-Cat Checklists
The New Kitten Checklist

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Use these tips from Dr. Laurie Hess to keep your exotic pet happy this winter Reptile Health & Care
Exotic Pets and the Cold
In this video, Dr. Laurie Hess, our exotics expert, discusses ways to keep exotic pets healthy and comfortable when temperatures plummet.
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Splash! 5 great ways to keep your dog safe around water. Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Splash! 5 Great Ways to Keep Your Dog Safe Around Water
Like children, dogs need supervision around the pool. More safety tips await you here!
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Leaving your dog in a hot car can be downright fatal. Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
How Hot Does it Get in a Parked Car? Ask Dr. Ernie Ward!
Dr. Ernie Ward shows how it feels to be left in a parked car on a hot day.
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pet boarding and pet sitters Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Boarding and Pet Sitting
Boarding and pet sitting ensure your pet has the proper attention when you are out of town, but make sure you choose your caregivers carefully.
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Some bones are safe for dogs. Others can cause stomach problems. Cat Checkups & Preventive Care
Seven Summer Cat and Dog Safety Tips
In this video, Dr. Michel Hardaker explains the "ins" and "outs" of giving dogs bones.
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socializing your puppy Dog Behavior
How to Socialize a Puppy
Social skills are just as important for your canine pal as they are for each of us.
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Cat Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Heart Disease in Cats
Heart disease is the leading cause of sudden death in cats that are young to middle-aged.
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