Ice-Melt Poses Pet Risks

Wall Street Journal 1/25/’11 by Gwendolyn Bounds When protecting dogs from harsh winter conditions, don’t overlook the paws.  Rock salt (sodium chloride), a common ice-melting agent, can irritate

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With Baited Breath

At some time or another, we all worry about the threat of rabies. Most people, at some point in their lives, have seen or heard rumors of the mad neighborhood cat or skunk that had to be destroyed because

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Fixes For Counter Surfing

Counter Surfing: an issue that can have costly consequences. Costly due to the loss of food, but potentially costly in vet bills if your dog gets something he shouldn’t. Because dogs repeat behaviors

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Your Dog Is A Political Issue

by:  Catherine O’Driscoll Article Excerpt from January 2011 The head of the VMD has written to us to say that he does not have the power to withdraw redundant one-year vaccines from the market,

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