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Posts By: Alexandra Thell, DVM

Xylitol: It's Not So Sweet

Posted September 12, 2017 @ 10:37am

Xylitol: It's Not So SweetXylitol is a sugarless sweetener. It’s commonly found in chewing gums because of its sweet taste and oral health benefits for humans. While safe for people, this sweetener can pose life-threatening toxicity to our canine friends.Please...

 

Why is My Dog Not Eating?

Posted August 22, 2017 @ 12:28pm

Why is My Dog Not Eating?It was a scary day the day my dog, Dexter, refused to eat his breakfast. He is a Labrador - a dog that never skips breakfast, dinner, or the occasional lunch from grandma. He has a slow feeder bowl to prevent his kibbles from disappearing in under...

 

Did You Hear That!? Noise Aversion in Dogs

Posted June 27, 2017 @ 10:57am

Did You Hear That!? Noise Aversion in DogsBOOM! POW! BANG! These sounds may evoke exciting feelings of 4th of July celebrations and other summertime fun; however, those same sounds may be a source of fear for Fido. Canine noise aversion (a.k.a. noise anxiety, noise reactivity, or noise...

 

Should I Make My Dog Vomit at Home?

Posted May 30, 2017 @ 2:27pm

Should I Make My Dog Vomit at Home? Put down the peroxide bottle and read this. I did an Internet search on “how to make a dog vomit” and the results were shocking! You truly can find anything on the Internet. The scary part of this Internet adventure is the...

 

Heartworm Prevention: Mosquitoes are Coming!

Posted April 25, 2017 @ 11:19am

Heartworm Prevention: Mosquitoes are Coming!It’s easier to prevent heartworm disease than to treat the life-threatening heart and lung disease that can follow. To learn more about Heartworm disease, please talk to your family veterinarian, read our Heartworm Disease blog, or visit the...

 

Autumn Hazards for Pets: Rat and Mouse Poisons

Posted October 11, 2016 @ 9:55am

Autumn Hazards for Pets: Rat and Mouse PoisonsFall is here--the season of changing colors, apple orchard visits, and pumpkin spice lattes! During this time of year, rodents also feel a chill in the air and look for a warm place to call home. Many people place rat and mouse-killing bait around...

 

 
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