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General: Stones and frequent urinary tract infections can be a real problem!

Precious is a cute fluffy Bichon Frise who has been having some problems lately. She has been presented to the veterinary hospital for frequent urinary tract infections. Antibiotics seem to clear it up temporarily but after a few weeks it comes right back. Now Precious has back pain and frequent urination with blood. When her […]

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Customer Stories: Treating Cat Hyperthyroidism without side effects

Smokey’s mom, Linda, has a big heart. Over the years, Linda has rescued four stray cats from starvation and lovingly nurtured them back to full health. The whole family lived a happy life until last September when Linda’s beloved Smokey was diagnosed with cat hyperthyroidism. Mom had taken the nine-year old cat to the vet after […]

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: Laney and Jerry: friends fighting kidney disease

Seven years ago, Laney brought a stray cat to her home in Washington, DC. Since then the pair has been inseparable. Laney’s baby led a happy life and never had to leave the house to see a vet until his health started failing. Jerry became lethargic, he refused to eat and he was not going […]

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General: Cat Heartworm – Everything you need to know

 Everything you need to know about Heartworm in cats (but were afraid to ask!) Although it is a dog parasite, cats do get heartworm disease. Felines are an abnormal host for the heartworm, but it can cause devastating disease in the cat. Here are some important facts: Heartworm has been diagnosed in all 50 States […]

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General, News: Is your Pet our next Pet HERO?! New Contest

JOIN PET WELLBEING PHOTO CONTEST: It’s fun, it’s easy, and it’s inspiring! Every month STARTING JULY, 2016, there is a lucky winner and a featured Pet HERO shared in our newsletter and social media! Each Winner receives $200 of Spark The ultimate healthy supplement!  What makes every pet – a Pet HERO?  The amount of joy, laughter and happiness […]

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General: Tracheal Collapse – Airway obstruction in dogs

 Collapsing Trachea—what are the options? Collapsing trachea is a common medical problem seen mostly in small breed dogs. It is the number one cause of airway obstruction in dogs. The trachea (windpipe) is made up of stiff cartilage rings through which the air is transported in and out of the lungs. If the rings are […]

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Customer Stories: Sandy’s victory against kidney disease

Four months ago, Sandy’s mom was given the devastating news that her beloved nine-year-old Yorkshire Terrier had kidney disease. There was more bad news to come for this long-time dog lover who lives in Illinois. Sandy had congestive heart failure and was overweight. The vet talked to Sandy’s mom about facing the harsh reality that […]

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Customer Stories: Brothers reunited after Cushing’s disease

About a year ago, Geraldine returned from a holiday to her home in Benbrook, Texas, to find Sterling, her three-year-old Miniature Schnauzer, in very poor condition. The dog was severely dehydrated and lethargic. A family member had rushed Sterling to the vet as he was having spasms. After running a series of tests, Sterling’s mom […]

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Cats, Dogs: 10 Tips for Traveling With Your Pet

The first summer long weekend is behind us and with several more long weekends ahead we should put some thought into traveling with your pet safely. When the weather is nice more of us travel with our pets there are potential dangers we should be aware of. Here are some tips to make car travel […]

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Customer Stories: Miracle for Tux’s kidney disease

Two years ago, Kendall bought a new water fountain for his favourite furry friend, Tux. Not too long after, Tux, a strictly indoor cat, started drinking from the fountain all the time. At first, dad did not think much of it, but when his seven-year-old beloved cat started losing weight, he got worried and took […]

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