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Cats and Summertime

By Donna Desrosier / May 25, 2017 / Comments Off on Cats and Summertime

Over the summer months you’ll want to be aware of how to protect your feline friend from sunburn, over-heating and dehydration.  Here are some helpful tips so you and your furry friend will enjoy the summertime months:  White and light colored kitties are most at risk for sunburn – if your cat goes outside apply…

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By Donna Desrosier / February 16, 2017 / Comments Off on VACCINATIONS

WHY SHOULD I VACCINATE MY PET? Experts would agree that within the last century the use of vaccines has prevented disease and death in millions of animals.  They protect your pet from contagious and deadly disease and overall will improve your pet’s quality of life.  Some reasons to vaccinate are: Vaccines can prevent many illnesses…

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By Donna Desrosier / August 16, 2016 / Comments Off on HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS

We all want to do everything we possible can to protect our pets should a hurricane strike.  To help you prepare we have put together the following checklist:  Identify pet friendly evacuation locations.  Write them down and keep them with your disaster kit.  Ask friends, relatives or others outside the affected area whether they could…

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