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Top 5 Reasons To Use Comprehensive Parasite Protection hover background

Oct 03
2017

Top 5 Reasons To Use Comprehensive Parasite Protection

By Dr. Nancy Turner on behalf of Highland Park Animal Hospital Spring is just around the corner, and not only is it my favorite time of the year, it is also a bug’s favorite time of the year. With the warmer temperatures, everyone is outside more often and those creepy crawlies are much more active! […]

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Busting Heartworm Myths hover background

Oct 03
2017

Busting Heartworm Myths

While I do not watch the show consistently, I have often found myself sucked into an episode of MythBusters on the Discovery Channel, hanging on every experiment, hypothesis and outcome as if it were the absolute final authority on whatever topic was being “busted”.  Almost every day I am asked to de-bunk animal related myths, and […]

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Best Local Places to Enjoy the Amazing Weather with Your Pup! hover background

Oct 03
2017

Best Local Places to Enjoy the Amazing Weather with Your Pup!

Spring is here! Thank goodness! To make sure everyone (and every dog) can make the most of this amazing weather, I asked one of my great friends and her Jack Russell Terrier, Toby, to review some local patios and dog parks. Here are some of their favorite dog-friendly places to hang out, enjoy the scenery […]

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How to Prevent Allergies in Your Pet! hover background

Oct 03
2017

How to Prevent Allergies in Your Pet!

I love spring. Flowers blooming, baseball starting, sun shining, and everything turning green really helps me get rid of the winter blues. However, the other thing that spring brings with it is allergies. Did you know that the grass, pollen, dust, and mold that can cause your eyes to tear up and nose to run […]

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The Truth About Heat Stroke hover background

Oct 03
2017

The Truth About Heat Stroke

By Dr. Nancy Turner, on behalf of Vickery Place Animal Hospital, Highland Park Animal Hospital and the Canine Country Club and Wellness Center In the interest of full disclosure, this is my second attempt at this post. When I sent my original draft to colleagues for review, they thought my wording was a little too strong and could use some […]

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