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Cats, Exercise, Lounge Space and Brain Teasers

Cats, Exercise, Lounge Space and Brain Teasers

Are you thinking these things don’t go together?? They actually can, and will likely make your cat more content and even a better companion for your family. If you think about the typical housecat in Lakeville they do two things all day (and night): eat and sleep....

How To Clean Your Dog’s Ears

How To Clean Your Dog’s Ears

Have you rubbed your dog’s ears today? Sure, you have. It’s one of those things that we do almost mindlessly, relishing their velvety softness and our dogs’ groans of pleasure. But did you know that rubbing your dog’s ears is also a great way to make sure they’re...

Is The Dog Park Right For Your Dog?

Is The Dog Park Right For Your Dog?

Dogs are social creatures that thrive when allowed to be active, both physically and mentally. If you’ve ever come home from a long day at work to a raided trashcan or chewed-up shoes, it might be because your dog is bored and lacking stimulation.Enter dog...

How can I tell if my dog is in pain?

How can I tell if my dog is in pain?

They say dogs are “man’s best friend,” and if your best friend were feeling pain, wouldn’t you want to do everything you could to alleviate it? September is Animal Pain Awareness Month. Pets instinctually hide any type of illness, therefore an annual wellness exam is...

What You Need to Know About Kennel Cough

What You Need to Know About Kennel Cough

Vaccinations are part of good health care for your pet and keep important diseases in check. We follow the current AAHA guidelines and recommend the distemper combination and rabies vaccine be given to your pet every three years once they complete their initial...

4 Ways to Keep Your Pet at a Healthy Weight

4 Ways to Keep Your Pet at a Healthy Weight

Overweight and obese pets are at increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease, diabetes, cancer, orthopedic disease, and more. The Southfork Animal Hospital team is here to provide nutritional counseling and help keep your pets healthy and happy. To learn about...

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