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  • What To Expect As Your Pet Ages, Part One

    Feb 14 2017

    Thanks to advances in veterinary medicine, and increased owner education, our pets are living longer than ever.  The average lifespan for an indoor cat is now 15 years.  Large and…

  • February Pet Of The Month Is Happy!

    Feb 09 2017

    Happy is a miniature poodle. She is a little furry ball of uncontainable happiness that loves to play and meet new people. Happy also loves to eat food, especially human food…

  • Congratulations To Our January Contest Winners!

    Feb 06 2017

    Congratulations to our January winners of our 2017 Photo Contest!  It was harder than we anticipated to choose a winner.  All the photos submitted were wonderful!  Thanks so much to…

  • Whoops! Overdue Vaccines? Now’s Your Chance!

    Jan 27 2017

    2016 started with a blizzard and that was pretty much a metaphor for the rest of the year. If your pet’s vaccines fell to the bottom of your to-do list,…

  • A Guide To Ticks In Maryland

    Jan 17 2017

    Worldwide, there are nearly a thousand species of ticks and nearly 100 of those are found within the continental United States. Of these, a handful are capable of transmitting disease…

  • 2017 Photo Contest

    Jan 10 2017

    We’re back with a new contest and this time we want to see pictures of you with your pet! We all know you take multiple pictures of your furry ones…

  • Winter Weather Tips For Your Dog

    Jan 03 2017

    We’ve already had a blast of winter weather here in Baltimore and since it’s only January, it is likely there is more to come. Extreme weather conditions always mean taking…

  • Is My Pet Fat? How To Determine Healthy Weight

    Dec 27 2016

    Weight related health issues are something that can affect any pet, young or old, cat or dog.  Maintaining a healthy weight is one of the best things you can do…

  • Pet Friendly Holiday Decorating

    Dec 20 2016

    Now that we are less than a week away from one of the biggest holidays of the year, you probably have your decorations up.  Take the time to double check your…

  • Why Does My Cat Throw Up?

    Dec 13 2016

    If you have a cat, you’re familiar with vomit. Cats are well known for leaving a hairball or a pile of regurgitated food where you can conveniently step in it. …