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Snake Bite Warning!

Snake Bite Warning!

Warning!!!!  Today we had a patient brought in for a rattlesnake bite. This bite occurred in the area of the waterways here in the Campus Commons area. Please be careful. We have the vaccine to help reduce the reaction should a snake bite your pet as well as the antivenin to treat them afterward. I hope we don’t need to use any more of it this year. Luckily mom brought in this pet soon after the snake bit it, and we were able to get treatment started quickly.

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Calmer Soft-Cone Collar — A Comfy Alternative

Calmer Soft-Cone Collar — A Comfy Alternative

Have you ever brought your dog home from surgery with a plastic cone collar and had your shins banged up from it being so unwieldy? If so, you know this can be quite painful! Not to mention, they’re loud and can be difficult to take on and off at feeding time. Well, we are now offering a soft cone collar that is adjustable from KVP International. They even have a flap that opens to allow your pet to eat without removing the collar. This is a great adaptation, as your pet never has a chance to lick or gnaw at the surgical site.

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Home Decor for Your Cat

Home Decor for Your Cat

Interested in giving your cat some fun places to hang out around the house, but want to keep it stylish to fit in with your decor? Look no further than Terrys Fabrics Stylish Designs for Classy Cats. They’ve compiled a list of some super cool ways to deck out your home to your cat’s liking. Check it out on their website and let us know what you think!

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Is Your Dog Limping? Read Rosie’s Success Story!

Is Your Dog Limping? Read Rosie’s Success Story!

Rosie, an eight-year-old black lab lived for playing ball, swimming, running and, like any other Labrador, eating. Recently Rosie’s mom, Cindy, noticed her dog limping on her front legs when they went for walks, and she wasn’t as interested in playing ball anymore. Cindy brought her in to see Dr. Patton, and they decided to try some glucosamine tabs to help with her joints.

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Build Your Cat a Better Life with These DIY Cat Projects

Build Your Cat a Better Life with These DIY Cat Projects

The folks over at Power Tool World came up with some awesome DIY cat projects you can create to enhance your feline friend’s life. They’ve laid out all the plans for you in this infographic, including cat trees, feeding stations and kitty houses. If you’re a do-it-yourselfer who loves cats, you’re going to love this! Just click on the thumbnail below and enlarge to get all the instructions:

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