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    Where should your pet sleep?

    Nov 01 2014

    Recently, a lot of media attention has been focused on the increased risk of catching an infectious disease from your pets if you allow them to sleep on your bed. The media reports were based on…

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    Breast cancer and pets

    Nov 01 2014

    Breast cancer is a well-known cause of illness and death in humans. We also know that early diagnosis of breast cancer is important for both treatment success and prognosis, which is the reason for…

  • Is having a dog under your desk better than having the corner office?

    Oct 31 2014

    We all know the feeling. You get home from a tough day at work: you’re tired, you’re stressed, you’re preoccupied with the day’s events. But then, you open your door, and there’s the dog,…

  • Maturity in Motion

    Oct 25 2014

    As winter gets closer we notice our mature pets get stiffer in the cold weather. Dogs over 7 years old are considered mature. …

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    Managing Osteoarthritis in Dogs and Cats

    Oct 25 2014

    Arthritis is a complex condition involving inflammation of one or more joints. There are many causes of arthritis in pets, but the most common type of arthritis is osteoarthritis (or bony arthritis),…

  • Adult versus Senior Pets

    Oct 01 2014

    Lately we have been seeing more and more commercials on television and in print about lifestyle nutrition, including an emphasis on different diets for different ages of pets.

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    Heat related problems for dogs

    Oct 01 2014

    This summer we have seen hotter than usual temperatures in many parts of North America, and the weatherman predicts that it will continue through the remainder of the summer. These soaring…