National Walk Your Dog Month: Tips for Walking Your Dog

tips for walking your dog

January is National Walk Your Dog Month! What better way to kick start your New Years Resolution by going outdoors to walk off some of that holiday food? There are numerous health benefits of walking for both you and your dog, which makes this a great way to start your new year. We have put together a few tips for walking your dog.

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The Importance of Dental Care for Cats

dental care for cats

It is estimated that as many as two-thirds of cat owners don’t clean their pet’s teeth. However, proper dental care for is just as important for your cat as it is for the humans in your family. We we will discuss the importance of dental care for cats.

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Breed Highlight: Great Pyrenees

the Great Pyrenees

The Great Pyrenees combines elegance and beauty with size and majesty. This breed is intelligent, kind, sound and well-coordinated, originally bred for strenuous work of guarding flocks on the mountain slops of the Pyrenees. We will discuss this breed to help you determine if it is ideal for you and your family.

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The Importance of Dental Care for Dogs

dental care for dogs

Dental health is an essential aspect of your dog’s overall health, and dental problems can cause, or be caused by, other health problems. It’s necessary to have your veterinarian at All Pets check your dog’s teeth and gums at least once a year to examine for early signs of a problem and to keep your pet’s mouth healthy. We we will discuss the importance of dental care for dogs.

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National Take a Hike Day: What to Know About Hiking with Your Dog

Hiking with your dog

November 17 is National Take a Hike Day! The majority of dogs, regardless of size, make great companions on a hike—if they are physically fit for the level of hiking that you plan to do, if they are obedient, if they are socialized among people and other dogs, and if the weather is not too hot. Hiking with your dogs takes more thought and preparation than simply starting up a trail. Therefore, we have put together essential information on hiking with your dog.

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Breed Highlight: Dalmatian

Dalmatians

The Dalmatian is a highly active and intelligent breed that requires a lot of exercise to stay happy. Being a former circus performer, the Dalmatian is great at learning tricks and loves to show off his talents. Therefore, we will discuss this breed to help you determine if it is ideal for you and your family.

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Grain-Free Dog Food: Should You Feed Your Dog Grain-Free Food?

Should you feed your dog grain-free food?

Sometimes you will seen the word “grain-free” on dog food labels. You may be wondering whether or not it’s better to feed your dog grain-free food. Therefore, we will answer the common question, “Should you feed your dog grain-free food?”

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What You Need to Travel in the U.S. with Your Dog or Cat

What you need to travel in the U.S. with your dog or cat

When traveling with your dog or cat within the United States, there may be animal health requirements specific for that destination. As soon as you determine your travel details, contact your veterinarian at All Pets and we can assist with the pet travel process. The following are what you need to travel in the U.S. with your dog or cat.

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Why is Chocolate Toxic to Dogs and Cats?

Why is chocolate toxic to dogs and cats?

The holidays are upon us! Who doesn’t crave a piece of chocolate now and then? Unfortunately, the ingestion of chocolate for pets can have serious side effects for them. We will answer the common question, “Why is chocolate toxic to dogs and cats?”, as well as discuss signs, treatment and prevention options for chocolate poisoning in pets.

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