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September 2012

Posted on September 24, 2012 by

Recall: Target Boots & Barkley Bully Sticks

The FDA has announced the recall of Target’s Boots & Barkley American Beef Bully Sticks due to salmonella contamination.

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Posted on September 14, 2012 by

Comparing Costs of Human vs. Pet Health Care

by Dr. Doug Mader ** Note: this is reprinted with permission of Dr. Doug Mader, Marathon Veterinary Hospital from a 10/31/2010 article in his local Key West paper. A lot has been discussed about the cost of veterinary care in my column over the last couple of months. I have been pushing for preventive health […]

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Posted on September 11, 2012 by

Are You a Cat or Dog Person?

Are you a cat or a dog person?  Or both?  What does it say about you? This link from the Mother Nature Network gives a little insight about what is means to be a Cat Person or  a Dog Person?

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Posted on September 5, 2012 by

Anesthesia Worries Run Deep, But Should They?

Whenever we start to discuss a procedure requiring anesthesia with a pet owner, it’s easy to see the worries start to form. But in reality, while no one can ever make anesthesia zero risk, veterinary medicine has made great strides in making anesthesia as safe as possible for our patients. This recent blog post by […]

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