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  • Protect Your Horse From Autumn Health Hazards
    With the start of autumn, new challenges arise for breeders, owners, and boarders. You need to be aware of a variety of conditions from colic to worming, atypical myopathy to mud fever.  Colic Equine colic is defined as a condition of severe abdominal discomfort characterized by pawing, rolling, and sometimes the inability to defecate. The change […]
  • June 23rd is Take Your Dog to Work Day
    Simple Tips to Make the Day a SuccessBusiness goes to the dogs as workplaces across the country celebrate the annual Take Your Dog to Work Day. The temporary office canines won’t be barking out orders to employees or wagging approval after a presentation, although some might be helping the receptionist greet visitors. The day is […]
  • June is National Adopt a Shelter Cat Month
    June is a very important month for organizations, nationwide, that work with the community to find permanent homes for rescued cats.  June is National Adopt a Shelter Cat Month.   You may wonder why June was chosen  as the month for this very special service.  The short answer- June is kitten season. It is the time […]

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Protect Your Horse From Autumn Health Hazards

With the start of autumn, new challenges arise for breeders, owners, and boarders. You need to be aware of a variety of conditions from colic to worming, atypical myopathy to mud fever. Colic Equine colic is defined as a condition of severe abdominal discomfort characterized by pawing, rolling, and sometimes the inability to defecate. The [...]

By | October 13th, 2017|Blog|

All Hail The Feline – National Cat Day is October 29th

Let the love begin!  When young, Felis Silvestrus Catus, alias the domestic cat arrives at your home, your life will change…guaranteed.  They rule our life, that’s for sure.  When they meow, we snap to their call.  When they purr, we think we’re in heaven. History of Cat Day Cat Day was created to bring attention [...]

By | October 5th, 2017|Blog|

Canine Bone cancer (Osteosarcoma)

Osteosarcoma refers to the most common bone tumor found in dogs.  It destroys normal bone, leaving in its place abnormally brittle and fragile bone that is prone to fracture. Osteosarcoma is an aggressive cancer that spreads quickly to other parts of the body long before it is detected. Bone cancer can be found in cats [...]

By | September 29th, 2017|Blog|

A Shepherd’s Best Friend: The Border Collie

There are two types of dogs used on farms: herding dogs and guardian dogs. Herding dogs are used to manage livestock. They are also called stockdogs or working dogs. Not just any breed of dog is used for herding. Common herding breeds include the Border Collie, Australian Shepherd, Australian Kelpie, New Zealand Huntaway, and Australian [...]

By | September 26th, 2017|Blog|

September is Happy Cat Month

C’mon…you know they are downy, dreamy and dear.  You’ve come to terms with the fact that they are in complete control of your life-and you love being their slave.  We’re talking about cats, of course.   They’ve been our companions for thousands of years.  From camaraderie to pest control, they’ve been a wonderful addition to our [...]

By | September 12th, 2017|Blog|

Equine Vet Techs-Great Practitioner Partners-Part II

In our first installment, we spoke chiefly about the financial benefits a great equine vet technician can bring to the animal care practice.  Let’s move on to the value that this position can bring to your skills, client relationships, and overall practice betterment. Make the most of your skills Many states recognize a list of [...]

By | September 5th, 2017|Blog|

Is Your Cat Stressed? Take Our Test

Cats demonstrate stress in many ways, and the signs are often misunderstood.  Some manifestations of stress can imitate medical conditions; it’s important to be able to tell the difference.   Take our quiz to get an idea of how much stress your cat may be experiencing. Measure your cat stress risk level: Number of cats in [...]

By | August 28th, 2017|Blog|

Equine Vet Techs-Great Practitioner Partners-Part 1

The Lone Ranger has Tonto.  Batman has Robin.  And ambulatory equine vets want and need a great technician to assist in better patient care and that extra set of hands that gets the job done in a timely, efficient and cost-effective way. Economics 101… Think about it—dentists and doctors employ assistants—and they are incredibly valuable [...]

By | August 15th, 2017|Blog|

Small Wonder—The Miniature Hereford

Herefords, with their red coats and unique white faces, are perhaps one of the most familiar breeds of cattle in the world. It will come as no surprise that they originated in the county of Herefordshire in the mid-1700s. The herdbook came into being in 1878; thanks to Queen Victoria. Due to their adaptability, the [...]

By | August 8th, 2017|Blog|

International Assistance Dog Week–August 6-12

International Assistance Dog Week (IADW) was created to recognize all of the devoted, hardworking assistance dogs helping individuals mitigate their disability-related limitations. Assistance dogs transform the lives of their human partners dealing with debilitating physical and mental disabilities.   They serve as a companion, helper, aide, best friend and close member of the family. During International [...]

By | August 3rd, 2017|Blog|
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