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    Time to Visit the Vet? How to Manage Your Cat’s Stress

    Sep 29 2016

    Our feline friends get stressed easily and don’t usually let us know if something is wrong. Regular visits to your Veterinarian are important because cats are so good at hiding…

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    A Fat Pet is Not a Happy Pet – The Dangers of Obesity

    Aug 09 2016

    Advertisers promote mealtime as the highlight of a pet’s day as cats chow-chow-chow and dogs drool over kibbles and bits. They love to eat and we love to indulge them,…

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    When Osteoarthritis Slows Your Pet Down, Rehab Revs Her Back Up!

    May 23 2016

    Ever notice how your dog seems to know when you’re not feeling well? They stay by your side, comforting you in their own special way. So when you see that your…

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    Laparoscopic Spay is here!

    May 09 2016

      We know how much of a love bug your pet is to you and your family, which is why even something as routine as spaying can be stressful for…

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    Pet Wellness

    Jul 01 2015

    Wellness exams for your pet may reduce your overall cost of veterinary care and result in improved quality of life. Just like their owners, pets need routine wellness examinations. These…

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    Chowder invites your pet to become the biggest loser!

    Apr 02 2015

    Well the dreaded contest is over, although things haven’t changed much here.  I was under the impression that when this contest was over the Chowder restrictions would end.  Not so,…

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    Does this hot dog make me look fat??

    Feb 25 2015

    Does this hot dog make me look fat? I’m not really sure what the point of this is but Mom seems happy. In other news…..the best thing ever happened! Someone…

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    Too much winter? Indoor Games for Dogs

    Feb 05 2015

      With winter upon us, Our outdoor time becomes less frequent, but our dogs still need to play.  Mental exercise can also be a good way to tire out your…

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    Chowder’s Holidays, Maintaining his diet and a trip to the vet!!

    Jan 20 2015

    Oh my gosh what a month! Don’t you just love the holidays?? Umm yea that’s what people who are not on diets say!!  Especially when you know   Italians, all the…

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    Chowder – The next Chapter

    Dec 18 2014

                   I’ve made it through week 1….barely.  I am officially sending out an SOS. Not just for my belly which must be empty, but for my Mom, who has clearly…