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Tips for Giving Oral Medication to Your Pet

Tips for Giving Oral Medication to Your Pet

It’s not always easy to get your pet to cooperate when giving them oral medication. Just as people occasionally need to take oral medication to fight off infection, treat sickness or prevent disease, pets also need oral medication from time to time. Regardless of the reason why you are giving your pet medication, the process… read more

Mistakes That Are Shortening Your Dog’s Life Part 2

Mistakes That Are Shortening Your Dog's Life Part 2

Did you know that, as a dog owner, the mistakes you make could shorten your dog’s lifespan? As your dog’s owner and caregiver, you are responsible for providing the care that your dog needs to be happy and healthy. Since your dog can’t tell you when they are sick, hungry or just in need of… read more

Mistakes That Are Shortening Your Dog’s Life

Mistakes That Are Shortening Your Dog's Life

We all want our furry companions to live as long as possible, but some mistakes could be shortening your dog’s life. Your dog enriches your life in a multitude of ways, from cuddles that cure even the worst days to playtimes that have you laughing for hours. The last thing any dog owners wants is… read more

Your Guide to Allergies in Pets

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Did you know that pets can get allergies too? Now that spring is finally here, do you find yourself reaching for the allergy medicine to fend off the sneezing and itching? Just as people can suffer from allergies, so can our four-legged pals, and as a pet owner, it’s important to help your pet find… read more

Your Guide to Getting Pet Advice Online Part 2

Your Guide to Getting Pet Advice Online Part 2

Many people look up health advice online for their pets, but there are many things you should keep in mind while doing so. Most people are well aware of the fact that what they read online isn’t always the most accurate or reliable, but it doesn’t stop them from looking up health advice online for… read more

Your Guide to Getting Pet Advice Online

Your Guide to Getting Pet Advice Online

In this day and age, we use the internet for everything from reading movie reviews to finding pet health advice. The internet has revolutionized our lives in so many ways. Do you have a hankering for a pizza? Look up your local pizza joint online and submit your order! Are you looking for a gift… read more

Best Rawhide Alternatives

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Are you looking for a safer rawhide alternative for your dog? Rawhides are common treats that owners give their dogs to chew on, but if you have had a chance to read our latest blog, then you already know that they aren’t always the safest option. Although rawhides are generally safe for some dogs and… read more

The Best Single-Ingredient Dog Treats

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It’s time to ditch the store-bought treats. Over the past few years, many dog owners have started to pay more attention to the ingredients in most dog foods. As more and more dog owners realized that foods containing cheap fillers, like wheat, soy and corn, can cause allergies in dogs, dog food companies started to… read more

Cat Illnesses That Can Be Treated With Dietary Changes

Did you know that many of the illnesses that cats suffer from can be treated by simple dietary changes? Whether you are talking about cats, dogs or even people, diet plays a huge role in overall health. Just as poor dietary habits in cats can put them at risk for many different illnesses, making simple… read more

What You Need to Know About Inducing Vomiting

Every dog swallows something they shouldn’t at some point or another. When your dog swallows something that could hurt them or make them sick, it’s important to know how to induce vomiting if you can’t make it to our veterinary clinic in North Merrick. However, you should only induce vomiting in your dog if you… read more