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4 Common Household Toxins For Pets

4 Common Household Toxins For Pets

If you own a pet, you’ll want to know about these items you probably have sitting around your home that could prove to be fatal for your pet. Here are 4 common household toxins to keep away from your pet.Strings. We don’t like when strings are attached,...

The Canine Influenza: What To Know

The Canine Influenza: What To Know

As cases of canine influenza (dog flu) have been confirmed in an increasing number of U.S. states, many dog caretakers have been left to wonder if their dog has a basic cold or if it could be the dog flu. Here, you'll find out everything you need to know...

Why You Should Exercise Your Pets

Why You Should Exercise Your Pets

Exercising your pet is just important for you as it is for your pet. Keep yourself and your pets happy and healthy with long walks, where socializing and getting outside will keep your dogs from developing bad habits. Daily walks mean health benefits,...

Why Does Your Dog Eat Grass?

Why Does Your Dog Eat Grass?

Dogs aren’t usually picky about what they eat, and many items our dogs choose to consume—like the contents of the cat’s litter box or a favorite pair of shoes—can leave us feeling confused or frustrated. One common item on the menu for many dogs is grass....

How to Bond With Your Cat

How to Bond With Your Cat

When a new puppy comes home, it’s hard to get any alone time from that point on. Cats are a little different, and we love them for it. Dating back thousands of years, dogs hunt in packs to survive, and cats stalk and hunt their prey alone. When a new cat...

3 Ways To Show Your Senior Pet Love

3 Ways To Show Your Senior Pet Love

After a lifetime of love and unwavering devotion, you want to show your beloved pet the same care and attention she’s shown you. Senior pets still have so much to give, so follow these three tips to make the most of their golden years:#1: Teach your old...

How to Brush Your Pet’s Teeth

How to Brush Your Pet’s Teeth

If you are not paying attention to your pet’s teeth every day, you are neglecting one of the most critical contributors to her overall well-being: home dental care. Want to help extend that lifetime of purrs and wags? Then help promote oral health with...

April: Heartworm Awareness Month

April: Heartworm Awareness Month

April is Heartworm Awareness Month, and we want to help you prevent your pet from getting it! In case you have heard about heartworm disease but don't feel prepared to protect your pet from it, we want to share with you some facts about heartworm disease....

4 Steps to a Healthier Pet

4 Steps to a Healthier Pet

While a “healthy weight” is something people understand, more than half of dogs and cats are overweight. If you aren’t sure if your pet is one of these animals, reach out to Animal House Veterinary Center and set up an appointment. Overweight and obese...