Good News About Animals
We are happy to announce that the Zionsville Country Veterinary Clinic, the first veterinary clinic EVER designed from the ground up to be low-stress and fear free, is now open in Zionsville. It is one of the first of its kind designed under Marty Becker's "Fear-Free" guidelines. This means the building has been designed completely around the physical AND emotional needs of our patients. With input from Dr. Becker, nationally recognized veterinarian and behavioral consultant, and the…Continue
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Viewers in two of the nation's top ten television markets can now tune in to the weekly television program, Pet Pals TV.
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From TV advertisements to email to online discussions, spaying and neutering your pet is a hot topic. You can even find a whole series of YouTube videos featuring "Scooter The Neutered Cat" to help persuade you. Hopefully, your pet's neutering…Continue
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Boots “The Kitten Nanny” has reached a milestone by taking care of his 350th rescued kitten at home. The 14-year-old Golden Retriever and chow mix and his owner, a former Hoosier, foster rescue kittens to help them become more adoptable by socializing them and exposing them to…Continue
It's that time of year again! Everyone is out looking for great deals and the perfect presents for their loved ones . . . and that includes our furry family members! Almost 60% of pet owners will give their four legged friends a holiday gift this season. So, what's the "best" thing to give your…Continue
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Owning a pet dog in an urban setting such as an apartment can come with its own perks and downfalls. Not all breeds of dogs serve the purpose of indoor pets. Certain breeds tend to be overactive and bark often; this causes great distress for your neighbors who may be trying to sleep after a long day at work.
Ignoring your pet for a long time can encourage it to develop behavior problems that may put others at risk. Hence, it’s your duty to…Continue
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Hear Indiana honored TV Personality Patty Spitler for her commitment to children with hearing loss at…Continue
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Your service dog might have been an exceptional aid during his golden years, but as we all know, dogs age at around 6 times faster than humans. Due to rapid aging they also suffer from old age diseases like arthritis, presbyopia, cataracts, etc.
Coupling blindness with other diseases can make your dog’s life a battle against the odds. Adjusting to this challenging…Continue
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Statistics show that about one in four North American adults are considered obese. But, this epidemic is not limited to our continent nor is it confined to our species. More than half of our dogs and cats are overweight or obese. So, should your pet start an Atkins Diet ?
Ramsey is a “cheese-aholic”. At 6 years old and 156 lbs, this Bull Mastiff listens for his owner to…Continue
Added by Thomas Dock on September 24, 2016 at 11:02am — No Comments
Whether you are going out for 15 minutes or for a few days, there are ways to take care of your pooch when you are away. From installing tiny cameras to automated food feeders for your pets, technology has moderately made it easy for you to watch over your pet when you are gone. Knowing the fact that you will be going away, they are most likely to be sad.
Well, here are four ways that can help you take care of your doggie, even when you’re not around.
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They're not really pets but they do make our lives more enjoyable and certainly more beautiful. Our Steve Sweitzer talks to the so proclaimed 'Butterfly Lady' who tells us the Monarch Butterfly is in…Continue
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From springtime through the late fall, many people are subject to seasonal allergies. But people are not the only ones suffering. For our dogs and cats, these same seasons can bring intense itching and discomfort. Yes, it seems our pets can get their own “hay fever”.
It’s a very frustrating and…Continue
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