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p. 651-501-3766
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1163 Helmo Avenue North
Oakdale, MN 55128
 
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p. 651-293-1800
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1542 W 7th St.
St Paul, MN 55102
 

Posts By: Erin Bequette, DVM

Back to School Part II: Separation Anxiety

Posted September 5, 2017 @ 10:17am

Back to School Part II: Separation AnxietyClick here to read about back-to-school dangers for pets in Part I!What do Clifford, Lassie, and Skippyjon Jones have in common?They all went to school for a grand adventure. While we’d all like to bring our dogs to school...

 

Back to School Part I: Pet Safety

Posted August 29, 2017 @ 12:16pm

Back to School Part I: Pet Safety“My dog ate my homework.”We’ve all heard that famous excuse. But is it just an excuse? I’ve learned, through both personal and professional experiences, it’s actually legitimate! When I was a kid, my Aussie ate my...

 

My Dog Was Hit By a Car: What should I Do?

Posted June 20, 2017 @ 2:30pm

My Dog Was Hit By a Car: What should I Do? At Animal Emergency and Referral Center of Minnesota, we are all too familiar with pets who come in “HBC,” which is our shorthand for “Hit By Car”. Injuries from this trauma can vary greatly both in type and severity. If your...

 

Saint Paul Dog Poisonings: How to Keep Your Dog Safe

Posted January 31, 2017 @ 12:58pm

Saint Paul Dog Poisonings: How to Keep Your Dog Safe The last few weeks at AERC’s St. Paul clinic have been sad and frustrating for our medical team. Though we often treat accidental toxicities, we don’t usually encounter premeditated poisonings of the kind seen in Frogtown last summer and...

 

Grapes & Raisins

Posted February 2, 2013 @ 2:46pm

When I was growing up, one of my mom's favorite treats to give my dog, Tillie, was grapes. They're the perfect size for tossing and catching, low-calorie, and totally safe, right?Imagine my surprise when I learned later in life that...