πŸΎπŸ“š Discover Senior Pet Care: Join Us for a Free Educational Event! πŸ“šπŸΎ

Mark your calendars for May 15, 2024, because Kanab Veterinary Hospital and the Kanab City Library are teaming up to present “Senior Pet Care Education Night”! πŸŽ‰ This exciting event invites pet owners, especially those with older pets, to come together for an evening of valuable insights, expert advice, and community camaraderie. From 7:00 PM…

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IS PET INSURANCE RIGHT FOR ME?

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There are many factors to consider regarding pet insurance. This article hopes to help you make the best decision for your pet. Medical supplies and equipment costs have been increasing across the healthcare service, including the veterinary medical service. While human healthcare is subsidized by insurance, veterinary care is not. As a result, without pet…

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AAEP Horse Owner Education Committee presents, Calm Under Pressure: Conquering Equine Emergencies

The AAEP Horse Owner Education Committee is thrilled to announce an upcoming webinar designed to empower horse owners with the knowledge to recognize and respond to equine emergencies. In this informative session, Drs. Allie Catalino, Racquel Lindroth, and Nikki Scherrer will discuss how horse owners can prepare themselves for equine veterinary emergencies. They will also briefly discuss the most common…

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Tips For Traveling With Your Pet

The holiday season brings the excitement of gatherings with family and friends and often this necessitates traveling with our furry family members. Here are some things to consider when traveling with your pets. When making travel plans ensure your pet’s collar or harness and leash are in good shape and fit properly. Also ensure identification…

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PET POISON AWARENESS

PET POISON CONTROL ASPCA: 888-426-4435 www.aspca.org/pet-care/poison-control Pet Poison Helpline: 800-213-6680 www.petpoisonhelpline.com OVERVIEW According to the National Safety Council, thousands of lives have been saved due to physical barriers like child-resistant packaging and awareness campaigns. Likewise, in recent years, the veterinarians at Pet Poison Helpline have worked tirelessly to raise awareness about protecting our vulnerable and…

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Protecting Your Dog From Rattlesnakes

Rattlesnakes are most active in warmer seasons from spring to autumn. Spring is upon us so you will want to keep your canine friend away from these venomous reptiles as bites can lead to serious injury and even death. Is a rattlesnake bite a veterinary emergency? A rattlesnake bite is ALWAYS considered a veterinary emergency! …

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Heat Stress – Summer Risks for Your Pets

As the temperature rises and summer arrives, it is important to take extra steps in protecting your pet against the heat to prevent heatstroke, heat exhaustion, and other hot-weather ailments.  Whether you are out for a walk, riding in the car, or letting them play in the yard, the heat can take a toll on…

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Parvovirus Is Still A Killer!

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Parvo is a term that still spreads fear among dog owners and veterinary staff alike. This is because Parvovirus is still a killer. It is caused by a virus and is highly contagious.  While it mainly affects unvaccinated dogs and puppies under a year of age, it can affect any dog. Parvo is resistant to…

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