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4th of July Pet Safety

The Fourth of July is one of our favorite holidays! Every year staff from the Boght and Oakwood Veterinary Clinics get together for fun, food, and fireworks.  And you’d think a party of Veterinarians and clinic staff would mean lots and lots of pets…...

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Bring Your Dog to Work Day 2019

Hi, my name is Frankie, and today is a special day.  Today I get to go to work with my vet! Granted, I’m a “vet pet” everyday, but today it’s official!  We’re going to have so much fun… once we get there! Why do we live so far away?...

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First Aid Kit For Pets

April is Pet First Aid Awareness Month.  While we will always recommend that you seek the advice of a veterinarian anytime your pet is injured or ill, it is never a bad idea to be prepared at home.  Just like having a first aid kit for your own bumps and...

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6 Foods You Didn’t Know Were Poisonous To Pets

… or maybe you did. March 18-22 is Pet Poison Prevention Week.  So we have compiled a list of foods you may or may not know can be harmful to your pet. If your pet drinks or eats any of the foods below please call your veterinarian right away....

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Dental Health in Dogs and Cats

Do you brush your teeth every day? Sure you do - maybe even twice a day.  We floss, use mouthwash, and be sure to see a dentist every six months. Why? Because we know how important our teeth are!  Well, those pearly whites are just as important for your...

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Flea and Tick Prevention

One of the most frequent concerns for dog and cat parents is how to keep their pets safe from pesky pests like fleas and ticks. Fleas are parasites which consume blood.  Over time this can cause blood loss or anemia.  This can be especially dangerous in...

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