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The Truth About Ice-water and Bloat

Every year as the weather heats up, so does a widely-spread warning about the dangers of giving dogs ice water.  

This well-intentioned rumor, which claims ice water causes bloat, has been circulating the internet for years. Fortunately, it’s just that—a rumor! We want to take the opportunity to set the record straight for concerned pet parents and help stop this belief in its tracks: Ice water does not cause bloat!

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Dog Nutrition

What Is The Right Food To Feed Your Dog?

Good nutrition is feeding your dog the building blocks and energy components that allow them to grow, develop to their potential and stay active throughout their life. There are many ways to feed your dog and hundreds of diets to choose from. Most people tend to use dry and canned dog food for convenience and cost. However, for owners who are open minded about their dog's diet, there are alternatives to dry and canned dog food that may offer better nutrition for your particular dog.

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Dog Vaccinations

Everything You Must Know About Vaccinating Your Dog

Dog vaccinations play a critical role in protecting your dog from many dangerous and even fatal diseases. While state law requires all dogs are vaccinated for rabies, there are a number of other vaccinations that can protect your dog from serious diseases that are easily preventable.

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PetMassage for Dogs

Have you ever had a really good massage? You know how it can make you feel so much better – relaxed, less painful or stiff, and more – afterwards?

Now imagine your dog. Most dogs already enjoy a good petting session, whether it’s a back scratch, a tummy rub or an ear rub. We also know that they can suffer from some of the same physical problems that we do, including sore muscles and joints, stiffness, poor circulation, etc.  So why not massage for your dog?

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