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Pool Safety for Your Pet

Pool safety for your Pet Florida is the sunshine state and that means fun in the sun. If you have access to the pool, it’s important to be aware of the hazards. The goal is to enjoy this time with your furry friends while enabling them to have...

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Hurricane Planning Tips

Hurricane Planning Tips When a natural disaster strikes, Good Shepherd Pet Hospital 's team think of the four-legged?? family members that are displaced and in danger. Here are some first aid tips for dogs and cats: Do not allow pets...

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Heartworm Prevention Medication

What is Heartworm Disease? Heartworms are a blood-borne parasite called Dirofilaria Immitis caused by parasitic worms that live in the heart, lungs and surrounding blood vessels of affected pets. Heartworms cause lung disease, heart failure...

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Your Pet’s Weight Does Really Matter!

According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP), U.S. pet obesity rates in 2018 that 59.5% of cats and 55.8% of dogs are classified as overweight or obese. Weight loss can be challenging for anyone, people or pets. The great news...

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Responsible Pet Owner

1) Commit Avoid impulsive decisions when selecting a pet. choose a pet ​that's suited to your home and lifestyle. Keep only the type and number of pets for which you can provide appropriate food, water, shelter, health care and...

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