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Facts And Tips For Dog Bite Prevention Awareness Week

In honor of National Dog Bite Awareness week, April 7-13, 2019, we thought we would share with you some recommendations about avoiding common situations that increase the chances of a dog bite to humans or other animals. If are near the Charlottesville area and your...

Health Benefits of Living with Pets

There is a reason why dogs are known as man’s best friend. However, just about any pet can enrich your life — Cats, birds, ferrets, goats, and even snakes. And it’s not just that their antics make us smile. These furry, feathered, or scaled family members can actually...

4DX: The Four-Way Test That Saves Canine Lives

Preventive care is all about keeping your pet happy and healthy, and one of the most important tests for dogs is called 4DX. This is a blood test that checks for four common diseases in dogs: Heartworm, plus three tick-borne diseases. Every dog should get a 4DX test...

Winter Hazards For Pets in the Charlottesville Area

During the holidays people enjoy the festivities inside the household and keeping warm. But, with the holidays also comes cold weather. Pet owners should be aware of how winter weather is hazardous to pets. Every breed of animal handles cold weather differently, but...

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We hope everybody is having a great Monday and Happy National Pet Week to all our furry, scaly, and feathery friends! Please visit the link below for some great information on how to choose the right pet for you and your family and the responsibility it takes to own a pet.May 6-12, 2019 is National Pet Week! The VALVT and American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) encourage you to celebrate your pet this week by implementing seven essential actions that will be highlighted each day.

Today is focused on choosing the right furry, scaly, or feathery friend to add to your family. Selecting a pet takes a lot of consideration and commitment - your veterinarian and LVT are there to help! Visit: www.avma.org/public/PetCare/Pages/Selecting-a-Pet-for-Your-Family.aspx for more information!
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We hope everybody is having a great Monday and Happy National Pet Week to all our furry, scaly, and feathery friends!  Please visit the link below for some great information on how to choose the right pet for you and your family and the responsibility it takes to own a pet.
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