Tag Archives: pets

Dangers in your home for your feline

Having an indoor cat can mean “cat proofing” your home just like you might with a new baby!  If you are getting a cat, take a tour of your home from your cat’s profile.  Here are a few dangers or “fun things” your cat will tear up in your home. Curtains:  Cats see these as […]

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Watermelon: is it okay for dogs?

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Lyme disease facts

Lyme disease is a tick-borne illness that affects dogs and people Dogs have tested positive for Lyme disease 48 states. Ticks become active in the spring, summer and fall. Exposure used to be limited to dogs and people in the woods or camping but now ticks are found in grass, bushes and flowers…all places indoor […]

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Extra weight can lead to cancer in your pet!

For the past 30 years, the relationship between obesity and certain cancers has been growing. At least 13 types of cancer are linked to obesity in humans, including colorectal and stomach cancer, uterine, breast, ovarian and endometrial cancer in postmenopausal women, kidney, esophageal, pancreatic, thyroid and multiple myeloma. The National Cancer Institute estimates that obesity […]

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Boy, it’s hot out there!

Our pets generally have a higher body temperature than us.  So first off, don’t panic if you know your pet hasn’t been in extreme heat and feels warm.  There are many other signs to look for than just touch to see if your pet is in danger of heat exhaustion or heat stroke. excessive panting, […]

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Leaving your dog home alone.

Most pet owners have to work outside the home.  It is hard to think of having your dog in a crate all day while you are gone.  So can you train your dog to be alone in your home while you are gone?  They answer is yes, but…it will take some work and planning.   […]

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Why should I fix my pet?

This time of year, we see a lot of puppies and kittens.  In Hamilton County, there are laws that you must get your pets spayed (for females) or neutered (for males).  If you do not follow these laws and your pet is picked up, you will face fines unless you can provide a breeder’s certificate. […]

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Saturdays are made to relax!

Enjoy all your pets today.  Pets know the days of the week and are ready to have a whole day with you!  Get out there and take your dog for a walk.

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Summertime Treats

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A few canine fun facts

Dogs paw prints are each unique, similar to our fingerprints!  We offer clay paw prints for $15.  You can do puppy prints as well as adult prints. Tail wagging is your dog’s language!  Wagging certain directions can mean they are happy or frightened.  Intense wagging can mean they are tense. Dogs dream just like we […]

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