Dog Checkups & Preventive Care

Keeping your dog safe and healthy is a full-time job. It takes more than going to see the veterinarian when sickness is obvious. Here you’ll find advice and precautionary tips for the long-term wellbeing of your canine.

Microchipping 101: Why is it Important to Microchip My Pet? Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Microchipping 101: Why is it Important to Microchip My Pet?
The undeniable fact is that microchips have reunited hundreds of pets with their owners. Find out why.
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Mosquitoes and Heartworm: An Increasing Threat to Your Dog
Despite advances in protecting dogs from mosquito bites, heartworm disease continues to be a big problem. Learn more about the life of a mosquito, how to protect your dog and changes you can make to lessen the mosquitoes in and around your home.
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Dogs at the Beach Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Dogs at the Beach: Keeping Beaches -- and Dogs -- Safe
Taking your dog to the beach, lake or river is always a fun outing for you and your best friend, but remember that dogs often forget their manners when out near the water. Use these tips to keep your dog safe and others at the beach happy too.
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Yearly veterinary examinations Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
10 Pet Health Tips for the New Year
Make one of your new years resolutions to keep your pets happy and healthy by following these tips.
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Winter Weather Pet Tips
As winter approaches, we want to make sure our four-legged friends are safe from the elements. Here are some tips for winter weather care!
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How to Protect Your Dog’s Wagging Tail Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
How to Protect Your Dog’s Wagging Tail
If your dog is constantly wagging he may be at risk of serious injury. He may also be stressed out or frequently anxious. Find out how you can help protect his tail and keep him happy.
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Protect Your Dog in Autumn Weather Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Protect Your Dog in Autumn Weather
As vacations and summer travel come to an end, so do a lot of outdoor activities like going to the beach or lake with your dog. But with cooler weather comes new activities to enjoy with your best friend like hiking, hunting and biking. Learn how to protect your dog from mosquitoes and fleas and ticks even in the colder months of the year.
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Dog laying in the grass on a Fall day Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
5 Toxins to Watch Out For This Fall
A new season means new dangers, learn how to spot them here.
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Pet Sitting Options when You're Away for Vacation Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Pet Sitting Options when You're Away for Vacation
You've earned a vacation, but what happens to your pets while your away? See how to attain piece of mind so that you can really enjoy your time away.
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Mushroom Dog Checkups & Preventive Care
Keep Your Pet Safe This Fall
A new season means new dangers, learn how to spot them here.
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