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  • Demodectic Mange in the Dog

    Sep 05 2012

    Demodectic mange (a.k.a. demodex or red mange), is the most common form of mange that lives in the hair follicles of affected dogs. Under the microscope, this mite appears shaped…

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    DOG FOOD RECALL

    Aug 25 2012

    August 24, 2012 – Bil-Jac Foods of Medinia Ohio has announced a voluntary dog food recall of a limited number of one of its dry products due to possible contamination…

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    Chimera cat – Its own Fraternal Twin

    Aug 22 2012

    Meet chimera cat. She recently went viral on the internet – for obvious reasons. Chimera cat is one individual organism, but genetically its own fraternal twin. A chimera is typically…

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    FLUTD – The #1 Reason Cats Visit the Veterinarian

    Aug 15 2012

    Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease (FLUTD) is the number one reason pet owners take their cat to the veterinarian.  It is often confused with behavioral issues. video on FLUTD If…

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    Heartworms: There’s No Such Thing as an Outdoor Only Mosquito.

    Aug 09 2012

    Heartworms are nine to eleven-inch long worms that live in the heart of dogs and cats.  Only one or two heartworms in a cat is enough to cause a fatal outcome and…

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    Otitis Externa ( Ear Infection ) in Dogs and Cats

    Aug 07 2012

    Infection of the external ear canal (outer ear infection) is one of the most common types of infections seen in dogs and cats. It is called otitis externa. Otitis Externa…

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    Houston SPCA Rescues 90 dogs

    Aug 01 2012

    Houston SPCA rescues nearly 100 flea-ridden, filthy dogs from Tomball home (khou.com)

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    Is your pet’s licking and scratching driving you nuts?

    Jul 31 2012

    Just like people, some pets suffer from allergies related to pollen, grasses and trees or even dust mites. Video on Skin Allergies Unlike people though, our pets rarely sneeze or…

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    How to clean your dogs ears

    Jul 27 2012

    Although a dog’s ears need to be regularly monitored for his entire life, a little basic maintenance is generally all that’s required to keep them clean and healthy. How to…

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    Rover Oaks Pet Resort has tons of fun for your dogs!

    Jul 26 2012

    Not sure what to do with your dogs during the day?  Do you have overweight, pampered pooches? Rover Oaks Pet Resort is an awesome place for your dogs to romp…