How Emotional Distress Affects Your Pet’s Well-Being

Like with humans, mental and physical health are closely connected in pets. Furry friends who suffer from boredom, anxiety, fear, and stress are more prone to various physical medical conditions. Here are a few of the most common health issues brought on...

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Leash-Training Your Pet: Answers to Common Questions

Don't skip out on National Walk Your Pet Month! Here are our tips on leash-training your pet so that you two can have a safe and pleasant time stretching your legs outside. Question: What should I do if my dog pulls on her leash?Answer: Loose-leash walking...

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New Year’s Resolutions For Your Furry Friends

2020 is around the corner, and we are all making our New Year's resolutions. This year, have your furry friend join in on the New Year's resolutions.Here are ten New Year's resolutions that your pet can make.1. Take More Long WalksThere’s nothing quite...

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Keep Your Pet Stress Free This Holiday Season

It’s a holly, jolly holiday season, but this time of year can be stressful for our pets. Here are some ways to keep your pet stress-free during the holiday season so you can start the New Year off right.Stick with the routine — It may be difficult, but try...

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How To Know If Your Dog Is In Pain

They say dogs are “man’s best friend,” and if your best friend were feeling pain, wouldn’t you want to do everything you could to alleviate it? Here are a few signs that might indicate your canine companion is in pain:Behavioral changesDecreased appetite —...

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Keep Your Pets Safe This Thanksgiving

According to just about any poll you reference, a large percentage of Americans plan to celebrate Thanksgiving with friends and family, and many also admit to sharing their Thanksgiving dinner with their four-legged family members. But a festive time for...

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Tips For Giving Your Pets Medication

When your pet needs medication, it's important that you get it from a reputable source and you get it quickly. We offer VetSource an online pet prescription ordering with direct home (or work) delivery. It doesn’t get easier. The VetSource pharmacy operates at the...

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How To Prepare For A Hurricane With Your Pets

There are so many amazing things about living in North Carolina, but unfortunately, we also experience hurricanes. With hurricane season in full swing, we want to provide you with some helpful tips to prepare your pets for an oncoming hurricane. Check out these tips...

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New ProHeart 12 Heartworm Prevention For Dogs

Heartworm disease is a potentially fatal infection caused by heartworms. Heartworms are a type of roundworm that lives in the heart, lungs and surrounding blood vessels of affected animals. Although it can be successfully treated, a heartworm infection can cause...

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Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?

Are you ever walking your dog and wonder why they eat grass? One small-scale study of 49 dog owners whose dogs had regular access to grass and other plants found that 79% of the dogs had eaten plants at some time. Another survey about plant-eating dogs found that...

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