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    March is Adopt a Guinea Pig Month!

    Mar 11 2021

    Most people are familiar that animal shelters take in cats and dogs, but many may not realize that they also take in other surrendered animals, including gerbils, mice, rats, and guinea pigs. March is…

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    It’s Pet Sitters Week!

    Mar 04 2021

    March 7-13th marks Professional Pet Sitters Week, so it’s time to celebrate and learn about those people who care for our pets when we can’t – when we’re ill, on vacation, or busy with family…

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    Pet Poison Prevention Month

    Feb 25 2021

    Pet poisoning happens more often than pet owners realize. Many common items found in our homes are toxic to our pets, including plants, alcohol, certain foods, medications, xylitol, and cannabis.…

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    February is Responsible Pet Ownership Month!

    Feb 18 2021

    As we all know, having a pet is a big responsibility. Pets, depending on the species, can live anywhere from 1 or 2 years for pet rats, to up to 100 years for certain species of parrots! With…

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    Valentine’s Day Safety

    Feb 11 2021

    Ah, love is in the air! Valentine’s Day is approaching – a day filled with yummy treats, chocolates, candles, flowers, balloons, and stuffed animals with sweet messages. …

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    February is Pet Dental Health Month

    Feb 04 2021

    Consistent, quality dental care is just as important for your pet’s health as it is for yours. You brush your teeth daily, floss (when you remember!), and see your dentist for regular cleanings and…

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    Aging Dogs and Declining Curiosity

    Jan 28 2021

    Curious puppies! When you think of a puppy, you may think of a cute little pup playing with the newly discovered doorstop or barking at himself in the mirror. Or a curious pup peaking around the…