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Fido’s Favorite Dog Jokes

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Today, August 15th, is Tell A Joke Day! One thing we know for certain about our canine companions: they certainly do keep us laughing! We can’t resist getting in on the fun a bit on this one. Read on as a local Scottsdale, AZ veterinarian lists some ‘pawesomely’ bad dog jokes. Why Are Dogs Terrible … Read More »

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Pawesome Ways to Spoil Your Senior Dog

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August 8 is Spoil Your Dog Day! Of course, how you spoil your dog really depends a lot on how old he is. A puppy may want lots of toys, or perhaps a fun session at their doggy daycare. An adult pooch may want a trip to the park, or perhaps a playdate with his … Read More »

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Pet Hydration Month

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July is Pet Hydration Month. This is an extremely important topic at this time of year, especially here in the Southwest, where scorching temperatures are just par for the course in summer. Dehydration is a huge hazard for pets. It goes hand in paw with heat exhaustion, which can lead to heat stroke, a potentially … Read More »

Helping Fido Cope With Your Return to Work

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Take Your Dog To Work Week starts June 21st. Of course, this one has been playing out differently since the pandemic started. Last year, many people brought their work home to Fido. Now, as vaccinations allow people to get back to the workplace, pets are having to adjust to their humans being away more often. … Read More »

National Rescue Dog Day

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May 20th is Rescue Dog Day! This is one cause we’re more than happy to shine the spotlight on. Many of our favorite patients are rescue dogs, who are now living it up as pampered pets. A veterinarian discusses rescue dogs in this article from Raintree Pet Resort & Medical Center, your Scottsdale, AZ pet … Read More »

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Easter Pet Hazards

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Easter is coming up soon! While our seasons aren’t as distinct as those our northern friends have, there are still some concerns to be aware of at this time of year. In this article, a local Scottsdale, AZ vet lists some Easter hazards for pets. Chocolate Chocolate is highly toxic to our animal companions. In … Read More »

Desert Spring Hazards for Dogs

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The first day of spring is coming up quickly. While we may not have to deal with melting snow, we will soon see temperatures rising as the summer heat approaches. Even in this climate, there are a few specific seasonal hazards for dogs at this time of year. A local Scottsdale, AZ vet lists a … Read More »

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7 Things Responsible Pet Owners Do

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February is Responsible Pet Owners Month! Being a great pet owner is one of life’s most rewarding roles. However, it takes a bit more than pouring kibble in a bowl and offering belly rubs or ear scritches on demand. Read on as a Scottsdale, AZ vet ists some things that responsible pet owners do. Offer … Read More »

Fido’s New Year’s Resolutions

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Happy New Year! Are you making resolutions this year? If so, your canine buddy will be loyally cheering you on in his adorable doggy way as you work towards your new goals. Actually, Fido has a few things on his list as well! A Scottsdale, AZ vet lists some things your pup may want to … Read More »

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Reasons to Board Your Dog When You Travel

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The holidays are coming up quickly! While the regular holiday travel may be a bit down this year, due to the coronavirus, many people are still going to visit friends and family members. We know that lots of people like to take their pups with them when they go out of town. However, your canine … Read More »

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