Posts Tagged ‘cat’

 
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Keeping your pets safe during the festive season

Sunday, December 13th, 2020
The holiday season is almost here, with everyone gearing up for some time off with friends and family. As we finish off our Christmas shopping and prepare for visitors or travelling, it is important to keep our pet’s h
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Should you shave your pet for summer?

Tuesday, December 8th, 2020
As summer is now in full swing and the days are longer and hotter, we tend to shed clothes until we are down to shorts or swimsuits. As a responsible pet owner, we want what is best for our furry friends. However, is it
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3 Reasons your Cat’s in a Mood

Wednesday, March 18th, 2020
Cats can be very temperamental at times. But often there is a reason. If you notice a change in your cat’s mood, try to determine why and switch things up to improve their happiness. Your Cat is Bored! Cats, particular
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Are you Helping your Cat Age Gracefully?

Thursday, January 16th, 2020
Cats glide through life with ease and grace. But as they grow older things start to slow down. Although they age much better than dogs, it can still be a hard process for cats. One that requires extra care and attention
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The Importance of Sticking to One Vet

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014
Many Pet owners use multiple vets for the care of their precious pets; however, this practice could be detrimental to your pet’s health and well-being in the case of an illness. At Petplan we are on a campaign to get p
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Pet Cancer Prevention

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014
It’s far better to avoid cancer than it to have to treat it. Pets are just as likely to get cancer as we are, so what can do to improve the odds? 1. Choice of pet Its not a big deal for cats, but for dogs there are som
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Pet Cancer & Options for Treatment

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014
Pet Cancer & Human Emotions For some reason treating cancer brings so much more emotional baggage into my consult room than other equally serious diseases. Take heart failure – its routinely fatal, treatment can ma
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Pet Cancer Symptoms

Thursday, May 15th, 2014
How can you identify cancer in your pets? Well, first and foremost it is important that we clarify a few of the myths that surround pet cancer. People may believe that if their pet has cancer he would be sick, show signs
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Pet Cancer Myth Busters

Thursday, May 15th, 2014
1. “If he had cancer, he’d be sick wouldn’t he?” Most cancers don’t make your pet ‘sick’ at first. The most common reason I see a pet with a poor appetite due to cancer as the first symptom is because the g
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Strange Vet Requests

Thursday, May 15th, 2014
This story is written by Br. Andy Roark and is originally from Dr. Andy Roark’s Facebook page. As a profession, veterinary medicine is one in which vets are used to going to great lengths to meet the needs of the fami