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    Americans are having dogs instead of babies

    Apr 22 2014

    Americans are having dogs instead of babies   By Roberto A. Ferdman @robferdman April 10, 2014   What you get when you cross a Shih Tzu with a someone who…

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    EPA: Some flea and tick collars pose danger to children

    Apr 22 2014

    EPA: Some flea and tick collars pose danger to children 04/13/2014 | Philadelphia Inquirer, The An Environmental Protection Agency report warns that propoxur, a flea-killing chemical in flea collars marketed…

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    Heartworm and Flea/Tick Prevention Plus $50 Rebate from Merial

    Apr 08 2014

    Heartworm and Flea/Tick Prevention Plus $50 Rebate from Merial It is that time of year when all the nasty little bugs are waiting to attack your pets, sucking their blood…

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    A Wonderful Story

    Mar 26 2014

    Don’t know if this is true or not, but it is a great story……… ____________________________________________________ Someone in the Postal Service needs to be rewarded. We don’t know who replied, but…

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    Dr. Sakas Speaking at Bird Show March 22nd.

    Mar 18 2014

    Dr. Sakas will be speaking at the Michiana Elite Bird Fair in Mishawaka, Indiana (near South Bend) Saturday March 22nd.   Michiana Elite Bird Fair Hosted by Royal Wings Aviary…

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    What to expect after your pet’s vaccination

    Feb 17 2014

    Vaccinations: What to expect after your pet’s vaccination It is common for pets to experience some or all of the following mild side effects after receiving a vaccine, usually starting…

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    How to cope with the loss of a pet

    Feb 11 2014

    How to cope with the loss of a pet   By Jennifer Taitz Published February 10, 2014 FoxNews.com       “Until one has loved an animal, a part of…

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    American Red Cross releases Pet First Aid app featuring AAHA-accredited hospitals

    Feb 08 2014

    American Red Cross releases Pet First Aid app featuring AAHA-accredited hospitals by NEWStat A new mobile phone app from the American Red Cross not only helps pet owners find emergency…

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    Dog, cat food tainted with salmonella recalled

    Feb 07 2014

    Dog, cat food tainted with salmonella recalled By Lynne Terry updated February 06, 2014  An Ohio pet food manufacturer announced a recall on Thursday over salmonella contamination. Pro-Pet LLC, which…

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    Be wary of Internet advice about treating your animals

    Feb 06 2014

    Long: Be wary of Internet advice about treating your animals     Christie Long DVM I recently came across an article on Yahoo! titled “Home Remedies for Vomiting Dogs. If…