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Pet Vet: Ear problems in pets

(WNDU) – Pets scratch their ears on occasion, but excessive scratching at them could be your hint that something more serious could be going on. Our Pet Vet, Dr. David Visser, joined Jack Springgate on 16 News Now Saturday Morning to help us figure out what might be going on, and what to do about […]

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Midland OSPCA paying tribute to family pets

The local chapter of the OSPCA has unveiled a tribute to many family pets in Midland. Earlier this month, the OSPCA Midland & District Animal Centre reopened its memorial garden for family pets. While the site has been in existence for several years, maintenance was recently taken over by the OSPCA. “The bond between pets […]

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Traveling with pets? Apps like Chewy, Vetster and Petcube can help.

Just because you’re looking forward to traveling this sunny season doesn’t mean you need to leave your furry friend behind. According to a recent Hilton survey, 55% of Americans who are pet owners are likely to travel with their pet this summer.  Perhaps this is because many will consider car travel this year – despite […]

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EDITORIAL: A hot weekend for pets as well as people

Forecasters say this weekend will be a hot one, and high temperatures are dangerous not only for people who are at risk of sunstroke, heat cramps or heat exhaustion and heatstroke, but animals as well. How hot is too hot for dogs varies by size and breed, but if the temperature is uncomfortable for people, […]

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Free microchips being given for pets – Santa Barbara News-Press

C.A.R.E.4Paws’ clinic team is giving away microchips for pets next week. The nonprofit will present the free microchips Tuesday and Friday at the Half Century Club, 341 N. N St., Lompoc; Wednesday at the Santa Maria Eagles, 668 S. College Drive, Santa Maria; and Thursday at the Santa Barbara Eagles, 923 Bath St., Santa Barbara. […]

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Deer ticks and your pets: What you should know

MADISON, Wis. –– Ticks are no strangers to Wisconsin. It’s important in the summer to watch out for deer ticks. Whether you are in the deep woods or your own backyard, this tiny bug can be a big threat to your pet.  “They can be anywhere from tall fields of grass to your backyard, even […]

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Pets with their own personalities and issues – The Examiner

I could feel their piercing eyes while moving quickly to tend to their needs. Worried a sudden move would land one of them on my back, my palms were sweating when I dropped the bowl. By the time I stood back up, they were gone. Subscribe Now to continue reading. Log In Join Now Source […]

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DHEC, SCDNR urge residents not to keep wild animals as pets

BY SCDNR The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources urge South Carolinians not to keep wild animals as pets. To protect people and wildlife, DHEC and SCDNR have teamed up to share information about the risks of keeping wild animals as pets. Wild animals live […]

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Grace Church Nutley Invites Everyone to Bring Your Pets To Church Sunday

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Veterinary Viewpoints: Being mindful of pets on Fourth of July – Oklahoma State University

Friday, June 24, 2022 Media Contact: Kaylie Wehr | Coordinator, Marketing & Public Relations | 405-744-6740 | kaylie.wehr@okstate.edu Fireworks may be a lot of fun for people, but they can be terrifying for animals.  Very few animals are used to the sound of fireworks. Animals in general have more sensitive hearing compared to humans and […]