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The Dog Blog


Helpful articles & tips for your animals, and their humans

Tech Blog 7/3

Hello there! Now that we are into the holiday week, how does your pet respond to fireworks? My dogs have always been fine but last year my 6 yr old Pitbull and 3 yr old Chihuahua decided that they wanted to bark at them. Luckily, they only barked when there was...

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Tech Blog 6/5

Tech Blog 6/5

So we seemed to have moved directly from rainy spring to sunny summer! Not that I mind, I'm more of a summer person anyways. Are there any fun animal events coming up around the city? We always love to be involved! We currently have an event going on! It is our Annual...

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Tech Blog 5/21

Tech Blog 5/21

Have you started planting your garden yet? This month is the perfect month for it! The back portion of my backyard gets sun most of the day and it's finally clear after years of trying to get rid of wildflowers. I figured this year was the year! I've planted lettuce,...

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Tech Blog 5/3

Tech Blog 5/3

Are you seeing target lesions on your pet like the picture above? These are biting fly bites! No need to worry! If you don't like to see them or are concerned about them, we do carry a product called Vectra 3D, which is a topical flea and tick prevention that repels...

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Tech Blog 4/17

Tech Blog 4/17

Spring time means more babies! We did 2 c-sections today and 2 c-sections yesterday! I wonder how many we'll do over the week! Now that the weather is "supposed" to start warming up there are a few things we should start thinking about. The first thing is those pesky...

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Tech Blog 3/13

Tech Blog 3/13

Last night was the annual Paws, Claws, and Corks Benefit Dinner for the West Michigan Humane Society! A lot of our employees were able to attend! The featured animal this year was Charlie. Charlie is a dog we've taken care of for the past few months, that came from a...

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Tech Blog 2/28

Tech Blog 2/28

This is Dixie, she thinks she's in jail but she's lucky! She gets to come to work with her mom (Dr. Scudder) every day! Hello everyone! Sorry for my long break! Sometimes, finding topics isn't all that easy. If you'd like more info on something specific, let me know!...

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Check out our informative binders

Check out our informative binders

We all have been there, waiting in an exam room at a doctors office. Waiting to speak with the doctor or waiting for lab testing results. Next time you happen to be in check out our informative binders we have put together in each exam room to help you understand...

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Tech Blog 1/31

Tech Blog 1/31

So you're out and about with your dog, whether it be for a vet appointment or a trip to the dog park. You realize on your way home that you haven't eaten, or that you need to quick run into the store. Can you take your dog with you? I've found a whole list of places...

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Tech Blog 1/22

Tech Blog 1/22

What you should know about Dental Hygiene! Believe it or not, our pet's teeth do need preventative care. Most dental disease is below the gum line so checking yearly to make sure your pet's teeth are healthy is very important! What are some signs that your pet may...

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