Preparing Your Pet for Holiday Boarding

Preparing Your Pet for Holiday Boarding

As much as we love them, sometimes pets don't make the best traveling companions. If your holiday travel plans don't include your furry pal, make arrangements in advance so that she is cared for over while you're away. Here are five tips to help ensure a positive...

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10 Holiday Pet Dangers Lurking in Your Home

10 Holiday Pet Dangers Lurking in Your Home

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas around Denver! Lights are twinkling, tree lots have popped up, and suddenly, many people are in the mood to bake cookies. As you are decking the halls in your abode, keep in mind these 10 holiday pet dangers so that your...

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Hazardous Thanksgiving Foods

Hazardous Thanksgiving Foods

With Thanksgiving around the corner, many of you are probably reserving a turkey or weighing in on the debate between canned versus homemade cranberry sauce. As you're finalizing menus and making preparations, keep in mind these 10 foods that are hazardous to pets. 1....

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Important Health Tips for Senior Cats

Important Health Tips for Senior Cats

Every animal deserves a loving forever home, and that includes older ones as well as younger ones. November is National Senior Pet Month. At around age seven, your pet is entering his or her senior years and often begins to develop diseases common to humans, such as...

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What You Need To Know About Leptospirosis

What You Need To Know About Leptospirosis

We have received multiple confirmed cases of leptospirosis cases in our area recently and want to help you prevent this disease. Here is what you need to know. Leptospirosis is a serious and potentially deadly bacterial infection that can affect humans and animals. It...

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Halloween and Your Pet

Halloween and Your Pet

Halloween is almost here! You may be considering including your furry friend in all of the ghoulish fun. We at the Downtown Animal Care Center want to share some tips on how to keep your pet safe and content. Consider the costumeSome pets feel comfortable wearing...

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Being a Responsible Dog Owner

Being a Responsible Dog Owner

September is Responsible Dog Ownership Month. We all know that dogs are man's best friend and make incredible companions. Why not do what we can to ensure that our four-legged family member is content and healthy? Here are seven tips on how to be a great dog owner. Do...

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It’s National Service Dog Month

It’s National Service Dog Month

Dogs are some of the greatest companions. They can add so much to our lives, and some special dogs can actually be trained to save lives. September is National Service Dog Month, and so we are celebrating our four-legged friends and the many jobs they can perform....

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The 4 Trash Bin Dangers You Need to Know

The 4 Trash Bin Dangers You Need to Know

We often go the extra mile to feed our dogs and cats healthy foods. Yet despite all of our efforts when it comes to dishing out the appropriate portion size or selecting quality food, a lot of our furry friends like to dumpster dive in search of forbidden treats....

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Why Vaccinations are Important

Why Vaccinations are Important

Vaccinations are necessary and important to keep your furry family members healthy and protected throughout their lives. They protect pets from disease by exposing their body’s immune system to inactive or parts of a type of bacteria or virus. Core vs. non-core...

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