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Grain-Free Diets

Grain-Free Diets

“Helch, ih icch hilw haaw, unheroooah.” Dentists do have a way of asking you questions when they have their hands in your mouth. But, they also have the talent of seemingly understanding your answers. Thus my “discussion” with Dr. T. sounded a lot like...

Let’s Talk About Restraint

Let’s Talk About Restraint

Max from Columbus asks, “Do I really need a cat carrier?” I love this question! Let’s talk about restraint. Walking into the vet’s office can be quite an experience for some people, and quite a nightmare for some pets. Although I wish it weren’t true, some...

Holiday Considerations For Our pets

Holiday Considerations For Our pets

It is the Holidays! Hanukkah has just finished and Christmas is really gearing up.

When I think about the Holidays and our pets, I think of Tucker, our Golden, who absolutely loved to wear his “antlers” and carry around a toy. I miss him frequently still, but he was such a part of Christmas morning on our farm.

Heartworm Prevention In The Winter

Heartworm Prevention In The Winter

“Do I need to give heartworm prevention in the winter?”- Owner of “Lucy” in Pataskala, Ohio The short answer is, “Yes.” But this is a blog post because I am rarely satisfied with a short answer. Heartworms are icky…. and deadly. So two strikes right there.