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Honest Kitchen Blog: Tick Borne Disease Awareness and Prevention

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Many pet owners think of ticks as pests affecting pets just during summertime months. Yet, the threat of tick bites and the passage of infectious organisms spread as ticks take blood meals from our pets (or us) is a potential threat besides just during the warmest times of the year. The concern for life-threatening bacterial, […]

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Honest Kitchen Blog: Recognizing and Preventing Pet Dehydration

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  Although it’s fall and much of the country is experiencing cooler weather there are still plenty of warm days affecting many regions like Southern California where Cardiff and I reside. Dehydration isn’t something most owners really think about until their pet isn’t eating or drinking or is having vomiting or diarrhea. Only a small […]

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Dr. Patrick Mahaney Talks Pet Allergies on DogCastRadio

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Does your pet suffer from allergies of the eyes, respiratory or digestive tract, skin, or other body system? Allergies are quite common and are great imitators for other ailments, so it’s important that suspect pet allergies are brought to the attention of your veterinarian. Living in southern California, I see allergies in my canine and […]

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Embrace Pet Insurance Podcast: Pet Poisoning Risks

Are you aware of the risks for poisoning your pets face from simply living their day-to-day lives in and around your home? One very common concerning toxicity is Xylitol, which is found in sugarless products for humans (even some peanut butters marketed toward diabetic patients) and animals (toothpastes, etc.). In this month’s Pet Place Podcast, […]

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Wildfire Safety and Preparedness for Your Pet

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This article originally appeared on PetMD as Wildfire Safety and Preparedness for Your Pet. Living in southern California, there are many natural disasters we Golden State dwellers face on a seemingly year-round basis, including wildfires, mudslides, and earthquakes. Events where nature one-ups man can occur randomly or may have a seasonal pattern to their destructive […]

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