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National Check the Chip Day

Microchipping can be a lifesaver for pets, helping to reunite lost or stolen pets with their owners. But the chip is only as good as its registration. To raise awareness about the importance of updating microchip registration information, the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) and the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) established Check the Chip […]

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National Check the Chip Day

Follow the link below to view a brief video explaining why you should consider microchipping your pet: https://youtu.be/n0kySDFlxlQ Pet owners, please take advantage of this reminder:  1) Make an appointment with your veterinarian for microchipping if your pet isn’t already microchipped (then make sure that your pet’s chip is immediately registered). 2) Check your already-microchipped […]

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Trupanion

Having health insurance for your four-legged companion can be just as important as having health insurance for your human family members. It can be a lifesaver! Owning a pet is a big commitment. It can mean a big financial commitment, too. Much like human health insurance, pet health insurance offers financial protection in the unfortunate […]

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National Check the Chip Day

Too often, lost pets are unable to be reunited with their owners because of out-of-date contact information associated with a microchip. The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) and the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) are teaming up to encourage pet owners to update their contact information on National Check the Chip Day. A microchip is […]

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Pet Travel Safety

For some pet parents, a trip’s no fun if the four-legged members of the family can’t come. Traveling can be highly stressful, both for you and the four-legged members of your family. But with thoughtful preparation, you can ensure a safe and comfortable trip for everyone. Car Travel Keep your pets safe and secure in […]

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National Pet ID Week

The third week of April has been designated National Pet ID Week. It is a time to increase awareness of the need to properly identify pets. We encourage pet owners to use one or more of the following pet identification methods to ensure the safe return of their pets should they become lost: Collars and […]

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Severe Weather Preparedness Week

Disaster and emergency preparedness and response are important. Animals are impacted by the same disasters and emergencies as humans – natural, manmade, large, and small. Whether it is a wildfire, earthquake, severe weather, hazardous material spill, or flood, veterinarians are vital to response and recovery efforts during and after disasters. They also play an important role in […]

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