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Is Your Pet Just ‘Getting Old’?

Nov 1, 2016 / Behavior

This is Part 1 of 2 of Behavior Changes in Senior Pets. Is your pet’s lack of interest in play or slowness to get up just a symptom of “getting old”? Think again. While animals are more prone to various diseases as they age, aging in and of itself is not a disease. My own dog...

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Consider Trainers to Teach Clients Basic Procedures

Oct 17, 2016 / Behavior

Veterinary professionals work hard to provide exceptional care for their human and animal clients. When medication is prescribed, added support may be needed to ensure that the required dosage is successfully administered by your client. Perhaps your client is nervous about applying eye ointment, or apprehensive about the very concept of having to reach into...

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Help Your Noise-Averse Dogs through Thunder and Fireworks Season

Jun 2, 2016 / Behavior

Noise Sensitivity Signs and Solutions Millions of dogs all over the world are terrified by the sound of fireworks. In fact, the town of Collecchio, Italy, recently introduced legislation requiring the use of silent fireworks to reduce the stress caused to pets. But even if everyone in the world used silent fireworks, there are plenty...