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    How to Protect Your Pet in Cold Weather

    Dec 26 2012

    Protecting Your Pet in Cold Weather An article I had written, providing tips to help protect your pets in cold weather. Very topical right now as the cold weather is…

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    Update on the Hoarded Birds from Aurora

    Dec 26 2012

    Update on the Hoarded Birds from Aurora As many of you know there was a tragic situation in Aurora, Illinois, where hundreds of birds were being hoarded. These birds were…

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    Most Common Surgically Removed Items from Dogs

    Dec 26 2012

    Found this interesting article on Squidoo.com   Most Common Surgically Removed Items from Dogs Ten Reasons Why You Should Consider Insuring Your Dog It’s no secret that cats are curious,…

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    An Example of Why You Should Microchip Your Pets

    Dec 26 2012

    An example of why you should microchip your pets. From the AVMA Animal Health SmartBrief- Stolen NYC dog returned to owners on Christmas Associated Press NEW YORK — A dog…

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    China responds to complaints about dog treats – Not our fault.

    Dec 20 2012

    China responds to complaints about dog treats Wednesday, December 19, 2012 China responds to complaints about dog treats Lyanne Melendez MORGAN HILL, Calif. (KGO) — A number of dog owners…

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    Top 10 holiday-related pet conditions

    Dec 18 2012

    Top 10 holiday-related pet conditions  12/18/12 From DVM Firstline According to VPI, these were the most common reasons pets visited the veterinarian during the holiday season last year. From snacking…

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    TV Appearance with Dr. Sakas

    Dec 05 2012

    A news report from ABC 7 about the hoarded birds from Aurora (see a previous blog post on this NAH blog site for more details). There is a short excerpt…

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    Dental Health Special Months – December, January, February

    Dec 03 2012

    Dental Health Special Months – December, January, February Dental disease is a problem that can creep up on your pets. Imagine what would happen if you didn’t care for your…

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    Update on the Hoarded Birds / Now Available for Adoption

    Nov 30 2012

    Update on the Hoarded Birds / Now Available for Adoption Facility Visits, Examinations, and Disease Testing In one of our previous blogs, I had written about the “Aurora Birds” which…

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    Keeping Your Home Safe for Your Pets During the Holidays

    Nov 15 2012

    Keeping Your Home Safe for Your Pets During the Holidays Peter S. Sakas DVM, MS Niles Animal Hospital and Bird Medical Center 7278.N. Milwaukee Ave. Niles, IL 60714 (847) 647-9325…