Category Archives: Tips

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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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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Canine Influenza Update–Now Affecting 46 States

[caption id="attachment_955" align="alignnone" width="300"] Canine Influenza Can Make Dogs Very Sick and Even Be Fatal[/caption] Influenza is making headlines in the veterinary world. Canine influenza was first reported 13 years ago when the equine influenza virus H3N8 jumped species and was seen in greyhounds. The disease is very contagious and has the potential to be fatal. The…
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Please Put Baby Rabbits Back in Their Nest

[caption id="attachment_876" align="alignnone" width="238"] Wild Rabbit Enjoying a Break in the Yard[/caption] Please Put Them Back Mother rabbits only feed their young twice per day. The parents will stay at a distance so they do not attract predators to the nest. If you find a nest of baby rabbits, put the nest and babies back.…
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