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    Recall of ZuPreem Pelleted Bird Diet

    Oct 05 2012

    Update on Voluntary Product Recall of two lots of FruitBlend™ With Natural Fruit Flavors Revised: October 2, 2012 Contact: ZuPreem 1-800-345-4767 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 2, 2012 – ZuPreem®,…

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    Rabies Cases in the USA During 2011

    Oct 02 2012

    Rabies Cases in the USA During 2011 This information is taken from the summary of an article “Rabies surveillance in the United States during 2011” by Blanton, Dyer, McBrayer, and…

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    Update on the Deadly Chicken Jerky Treats from China

    Sep 20 2012

    From the AAHA (American Animal Hospital Association) Newstat: FDA: 360 dogs, 1 cat reportedly dead from jerky treats  People who have been monitoring the news about Chinese-made jerky treats being…

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    An Item of Interest for Golden Retriever Owners

    Sep 18 2012

    If you own a Golden Retriever this is an event you should consider attending. If you have friends or family with a Golden Retriever, please share this information with them.…

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    A Warning from the FDA About Online Pet Pharmacies

    Sep 17 2012

    Online Pet Pharmacies Printer friendly PDF Protect Yourself and Your Pet: Be Online Pet Pharmacy A.W.A.R.E. “Affordable pet prescriptions!” “Pet meds at discount prices!” “No prescription required!” “Your best source…

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    Welcome Dr. Kalivoda, our newest staff veterinarian.

    Sep 16 2012

    We are very pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Kristina Kalivoda to the veterinary staff of Niles Animal Hospital and Bird Medical Center. Dr. Kristina Kalivoda graduated from the…

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    Help Ferrets Pursue a Healthier Life

    Sep 12 2012

    A disease condition which has been a scourge of ferrets is adrenal gland disease. Clinical signs seen with this condition include hair loss, swelling of the vulva (external structure of…

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    Reminder About Upcoming Yard Sale to Benefit Chicago Pet Rescue

    Sep 10 2012

    Just a reminder about the charity yard sale coming up Sunday, September 23rd from 9 AM to 3 PM being held in the parking lot of Niles Animal Hospital. We…

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    Laser Surgical Removal of an Ear Mass in a Dog (Video)

    Sep 06 2012

    In one of our previous blogs we discussed the variety of conditions we could treat with our therapy laser. The beauty of our therapy laser is that it also can…

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    Do Birds Fall in Love?

    Aug 31 2012

    This was a question I received from a bird club newsletter a few years ago and I thought it would be worth posting it on our website blog. Dr. Sakas…