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    Pet Food Safety: Real dangers and overblown fears.

    Apr 26 2017

    Pets don’t get sick from properly inspected and manufactured foods. And by inspected, I mean a very comprehensive quality control program. Considering everything else pets manage to choke down while…

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    Pet Food Ingredients: The good, the good enough and the not so good.

    Apr 18 2017

      The good news is that you can read a package label, understand it and not stress out about feeding a normal, healthy pet. The less good news is that…

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    Canine Influenza H3N2 in L.A. County Announced

    Apr 11 2017

    On March 31, 2017, Veterinary Public Health was alerted that the probable index case of a respiratory outbreak among imported dogs tested PCR positive for canine influenza H3N2. The dog…

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    The Pet Food Claim Game

    Apr 07 2017

    This is the second installment on our journey through a confusing world of pet nutrition. Who believes everything they read or hear when it comes to advertisements? Correct answer; no…

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    6 Rules For Clearing Up Pet Nutritional Confusions

    Mar 24 2017

    Clearing Up Nutritional Confusions There is no more fertile ground for confusing pet owners than the subject of how and what to feed pets. I counsel people on these subjects…

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    Our Veterinarians Are Your Pet’s Superheroes!

    Mar 14 2017

    A true superhero is one that has a lot of care for the well being of others. They do all that they can to help those in need. They are…

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    Top 5 reason why your pet may have itchy skin.

    Mar 07 2017

    The top 5 reason why your pet may have itchy skin. Do you have a pet that is chewing and scratching on themselves all day and night? There are many…

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    Pets and Eye Health

    Jan 27 2017

    They say that the eyes are the windows to the soul. That is very true but in pets it can also be the windows in to their health. Fogginess, discharge,…

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    The Trouble With Water Puddles And Your Pets

    Jan 17 2017

    The rainy weather has stopped and your pets are ready to get back to their routine of going on walks, playing in the yard, and other outdoor activities. You may…

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    The Scoop On A Pet’s Poop

    Dec 29 2016

    Did you know that some animal feces can carry parasites that can be contagious to other animals and humans? Not all of these can be seen with the naked eye.…