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  • Apr 29 2021

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    Tick-Transmitted Diseases: What You Need to Know to Protect Your Pet

    Ticks pose a risk to pets and people in London, River Bend, and throughout Ontario. These parasites are scary because they do more than just feed on blood: They can…

  • Apr 29 2021

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    Obesity Awareness: Being Overweight Can Hurt Your Pet

    Images of chubby kitties and roly-poly pups may seem cute, not concerning, but overweight pets are a serious matter. Even just a few extra pounds or kilograms can unfortunately cause…

  • Mar 08 2021

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    Diabetes in Pets: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, and More

    A disease of the pancreas, diabetes mellitus occurs when this small but vital organ near the stomach stops producing insulin, doesn’t produce it well, or doesn’t produce enough of it…

  • Feb 09 2021

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    Dental Health

    Pet Dental Health: Dogs and Cats Need Dental Care Too! This February, celebrate National Pet Dental Health Month with us by learning how to take care of your pet’s teeth….

  • Jan 26 2021

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    Arthritis in Dogs and Cats May Get Worse in Winter

    Osteoarthritis (OA) is a painful, degenerative disease that causes inflammation in the joints, reduces pets’ ability to move or move easily, and lowers their quality of life. OA cannot be…

  • Jan 26 2021

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    Dogs and Cats Can Get Frostbite Too!

    With their thick fur or long hair, some pets may seem like they’d have no trouble tolerating cold winter weather. But cats and dogs (even breeds with heavy coats) shouldn’t…

  • Jan 04 2021

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    Regular Veterinary Visits Are Essential for Senior Pets

    As pets age, they tend to be at greater risk for certain diseases and health conditions, such as osteoarthritis, heart and kidney disease, and thyroid issues. That’s why regular wellness…

  • Dec 21 2020

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    Protect Your Pet From Holiday Hazards

    This holiday season, perhaps more than ever, we cherish spending meaningful time with family, including our pets. While you’re enjoying the festivities (in whatever way you choose to celebrate this…

  • Nov 24 2020

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    Nutrition

    What You Need to Know About Your Pet’s Diet A well-balanced, complete diet is essential throughout your dog or cat’s life. But beyond that, considering the wide range of choices…

  • Nov 24 2020

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    Wellness

    Wellness Exams Can Help Keep Your Pet Healthier and Happier Wellness exams and preventive care play an essential role in keeping pets as healthy as possible throughout their lives. We…