Category Archives: Cats

Lifelong Benefits of Pet Ownership

If you have been contemplating owning a pet and need more tangible reasons as to why that step could be of great importance, below is a list of benefits that should get you signing those pet adoption papers.

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Winter Pet Warning and Tips

[caption id="attachment_973" align="alignnone" width="300"] When Temperatures Drop, Your Pet Can Be In Danger[/caption] Veterinary tips for keeping pets safe in cold weather and snowstorms ​Although your furry friend may have a nice fur coat, it doesn’t mean that dogs and cats are not susceptible to frostbite and hypothermia. With the cold temperatures we have been…
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How to Celebrate the New Year with Your Pet

Over 50 percent of the people who celebrate the New Year make resolutions. Whether it’s a decision to quit smoking or going to the gym more often, most of these resolutions are focused on self. Spending more time with your family might be an excellent new year’s resolution, but our pets are also part of the family. As such, they should not only be included in the celebration but in the wishes as well.

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Holidays Can Be Dangerous For Your Pets–Be Careful:)

[caption id="attachment_962" align="alignnone" width="163"] My Little Buddy Chip Dressed As Santa's Reindeer[/caption] You already know the holiday season's plethora of sweets and treats takes a toll on your waistline—but experts say it may also pose a risk to your pets. Dr. James M. Greenwell, and the staff at Russell Creek Pet Clinic and Hospital, see an…
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Unique Ideas For Celebrating Christmas With Your Pet

Christmas is just around the corner, and most pet owners are looking for ideas to help indulge their little helpers. Be it a cat, a dog, or a parrot; you can still find ways to give them some attention amidst a host of new faces such as relatives or neighbors. Spending time with your pet not only enhances your bond but their health as well.

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4 Ways To Calm Your Cat During A Visit to the Vet

Pets are adorable, and the best companions and will follow you blindly almost everywhere, yet for some reason, cat veterinary visits are always a problem. As if the scratches attained during the wrestling match that ensues when you try to put your cat in a carrier is not enough, you have to deal with unlimited hissing and howling as you drive to the clinic. Then comes the long queue as you wait for your turn in the lobby.

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Three Rescued Hurricane Refugees Need Forever Home

We Need to Find Homes for Three Hurricane Refugee Dogs When Hurricane Harvey struck the Gulf Coast, we could not stand to think of homeless dogs and cats needing our assistance. With the organizational skills of the Texas Veterinary Medical Association, we were able to provide shelter and care to six displaced dogs and cats.…
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Caring for Your Senior Dog

Matted fur and long nails are common pet problems that stump most pet owners. Read on to know how to handle these issues you can keep your pet healthy and comfortable.

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