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How Do I Get My Dog To Stop Chasing My Cat?

For centuries dogs and cats have been painted as sworn enemies. Some of us who have both dogs and cats that live together in harmony know that this is not always true, but as with every myth, misconception and urban legend, there is a kernel of truth to this ages old war saga. Both dogs …

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How Do I Get My Dog To Stop Chasing My Cat?

For centuries dogs and cats have been painted as sworn enemies. Some of us who have both dogs and cats that live together in harmony know that this is not always true, but as with every myth, misconception and urban legend, there is a kernel of truth to this ages old war saga. Both dogs …

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What You Should Know About Dog Parks

Dog parks are becoming more and more popular here in Kentucky.  Seems like every month we’re hearing about a new one opening up here or there. We’ve had the pleasure of taking some of our own clients to dog parks during the day and had great experiences.  On the flip side, we’ve also witnessed dogs …

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Howl-O-Ween Safety For Your Fur-Kids

– Written by Professional Pet Care Specialist Erin Bubrink Halloween is a very fun time of year and a favorite for many people.  However, Halloween can be a very dangerous and scary time for your pets.  So, we have compiled some tips on do’s and don’ts for you furry loved ones at this time of …

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Flea Prevention & Why You Should Care

Recently, I read some pretty disturbing reports regarding flea preventative and terrible reactions that furkids were having to them. So, I asked  my vet about continuing with flea medication even if a fur-kid didn’t go outside much.  What if the fur-kid had arthritis and just went out on a leash to potty…  or just used pee …

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PET ALERT! West Nile Virus Can Infect Your Pets

There aren’t many who haven’t heard about the spread of the West Nile Virus. With the arrival of spring, don’t forget about protecting your pets from the threat of diseases. The Center for Disease Control reports that as of August 28, 2012 there have been 1590 cases reported – the highest number of West Nile virus …

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Don’t Breed Or Buy While Homeless Die

So, you’re strolling through a mall or a shopping center, browsing your local newspaper’s classified section, or maybe you’re looking for something to buy on Craigslist and then you see them: the cutest little balls of fur romping around in their little pens, just begging you to purchase them. And then you do, because they …

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Butt Sniffing……Why Do They DO That?

A dog’s primary sense is his sense of smell. Our fur-kids have such an incredible sense of smell that they can find out all sorts of things about a person or place that we never could….just by sniffing! Sometimes that presents an embarrassing situation.   Like when you have a guest over and your fur-kid’s …

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What Is A Dog Breed Anyway?

How did we arrive at Afghans, Airedales and Alaskan Malamutes when all we started with the good old-fashioned wolf?  What exactly IS a dog breed? A dog breed can be defined as a group of dogs that share physical and behavioral qualities that humans have selected and refined through breeding. A dog breed is not …

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