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  • Oct 12 2017

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    National Pet Obesity Awareness Day

    This year, October 11th marks National Pet Obesity Awareness Day. Many us spend countless hours worrying about the health of our pets, but many of our pets are overweight or obese. “What’s one…

  • Oct 05 2017

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    National Animal Safety and Protection Month

    This year has brought severe weather to many parts of the globe. Whether it was forest fires in western North America, hurricanes in the southern United States, heat waves in Europe and the United…

  • Sep 28 2017

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    World Rabies Day

    September 28th is an important day for animal health. Not only is this date set aside annually to raise awareness about rabies prevention, but it also marks the anniversary of Louis Pasteur’s death…

  • Sep 21 2017

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    Celebrating Deaf Dog Awareness Week

    September 24-30th marks Deaf Dog Awareness Week. This initiative was started by PetFinder to spread awareness about owning a deaf dog. Although temporary, partial, or full (both ears) deafness can…

  • Sep 14 2017

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    September is Happy Cat Month!

    September is Happy Cat Month and a good time to check that we are providing an environment that ensures a happy kitty! …

  • Sep 07 2017

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    Responsible Pet Ownership

    Different countries around the world celebrate “Responsible Pet Ownership” at different times of the year and in different ways, but the bottom line of all these celebrations is to educate the…

  • Aug 31 2017

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    Animal Pain Awareness Month

    September is Animal Pain Awareness Month, an initiative by the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management (IVAPM). IVAPM is an organization that provides resources to veterinary professionals…

  • Aug 24 2017

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    Audiobooks and Music for Shelter Dogs?

    Everyone likes listening to music, and audiobooks are great for people on the go, but does Fido enjoy listening to music and audiobooks too? …