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Dogs and Stress…Know the Triggers, the Signs

Dogs and Stress AND HOW TO HELP THEM COPE WITHOUT DRUGS If only we could help our dogs avoid negative situations, we would have very happy animals indeed. Alas, just like people, dogs face stressful situations daily. Often, it is up to us to...

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Working With Deaf Dogs and Cats

Some pet professionals (breeders etc.) believe deaf puppies should always be put down. Others believe a deaf dog can lead a happy, productive life with the right caretakers. If you have a dog or cat going deaf, or have one that is already deaf,...

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A Health Checklist for Your Pet

A Health Checklist Detecting potential health problems before they become serious can save your pet unnecessary suffering and save you great worry and expense. Once a month, see whether you can answer true to all of the statements in this list....

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Winter Emergencies

Winter Emergencies and Your Pet Please remember that the hazards of winter weather and cold temperatures affect your pet as much as they affect you. Make sure your emergency preparations include your beloved companion. Thin Ice Do not let dogs...

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Winter Pet Care Trips

Winter Pet Care Tips Yes, friends, winter is still here, so I thought I would share some tips advanced to us by our professional organization: NAPPS (National Association of Professional Pet Sitters). Many of these things you may already know...

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What is Holistic Veterinary Medicine, Anyway?

Holistic care is based on using a body’s own natural healing powers to help heal itself. The four main therapies are: Acupuncture – the insertion of needles at specific body points to restore the flow of energy to the body. Chiropractic – the...

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Pet Guardianship is an Urgent Matter for Everyone

In the unfortunate event that you become incapacitated, please have the name and contact information available of a person or persons who can be called on to be your pet’s guardian. The information should be kept somewhere visible such as on...

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Tips for Tick Removal and Inspection

Tips for Tick Removal and Inspection New Hampshire is a wonderful place to live and visit but every spring our pets and we are very susceptible, to the annual invasion of ticks, in particular, Deer Ticks, so you have to have the skills for tick removal....

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