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  • Senior Pets- as early as age 5!

    Aug 28 2013

      Senior Wellness  It is well known that pets age faster than humans yet always seems to be a surprise to calculate their age. Because pets age much faster than…

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    Do Indoor Cats Need Vaccines?

    Apr 09 2013

    The short answer is yes.  There are two vaccines that are recommended for indoor cats. One is a combination vaccine which is abbreviated to FVRCP (stands for: feline viral rhinotracheitis,…

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    Parvo causing fatal vomiting and diarrhea in Lethbridge Alberta

    Mar 19 2013

    Even though it is only March we have already started to see some cases of parvo virus. Parvo virus causes loss of appetite, vomiting and diarrhea- sometimes just one of…

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    Warning: Do not use Hartz Drops for Cats on kittens less than 12 weeks old

    Mar 08 2013

    Warning: Do not use Hartz Drops for Cats on kittens less than 12 weeks old.. Case report of toxicity in a kitten. A 14 week old kitten was presented with…

  • Does your pet have bad breath?

    Dec 27 2012

    Does your pet have bad breath? Just like in humans, our pets mouths are full of bacteria and require routine care to maintain a healthy pain free mouth. Pets that…

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    Myth Buster

    Oct 24 2012

    Many clients think grain free / corn free diets are the best when it comes to choosing a pet food for their furry family members. This is a myth! Grains…

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    Pet First Aid Kit

    Oct 11 2012

    Many owners travel with their pets. They take them hiking, camping, hunting and on those long road trips to visit family. It is important to be prepared for those unexpected…

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    Animal Health Week September 30, 2012 – October 6, 2012

    Sep 26 2012

    Each year during the first week of October, veterinarians and veterinary clinics across Canada celebrate Animal Health Week. This year’s theme is Preventive Veterinary Care…for the health of it! As…

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    Lethbridge & District Humane Society Dog Jog

    Sep 20 2012

    On Sunday, September 23, 2012, the Lethbridge & District Humane Society presents Dog Jog. This annual event raises money for the purchasing of educational materials, pet food, general operations and…

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    Fire Pollution Impact On Your Pet

    Sep 12 2012

    With the wild fires here in Lethbridge this past week, pet owners should keep in mind how the poor air quality outside may be affecting their pets. Short term effects…