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Pet Halloween Costume Hazards

Pet Halloween Costume Hazards

​As the spookiest of seasons approaches, you may be decorating everything in sight with cobwebs, pumpkins, and skeletons—including your four-legged friend. Although we’ll admit cats and dogs are incredibly cute as pirates, dinosaurs, and spiders, Halloween costumes...

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How to Celebrate Your Cat

How to Celebrate Your Cat

Although our feline friends demand to be cherished every month of the year, September is reserved for Happy Cat Month. Join CATalyst Council—and our team at Valley Veterinary Hosptial—in celebrating the month that is all about ensuring companion cats are happy,...

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7 Signs That Your Pet is in Pain

7 Signs That Your Pet is in Pain

Valley Veterinary Hospital wants pet owners to know cats and dogs are incredibly skilled at hiding subtle signs of discomfort and pain, often suffering for weeks, months, or sometimes years without complaint. To help pet owners identify pain in their four-legged...

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Protecting Your Pet from Heat Stroke

Protecting Your Pet from Heat Stroke

Protecting Your Pet from Heat Stroke   It's July, which means plenty of warm weather. But, that also means the risk of becoming overheated! Like humans, dogs and cats can become overheated. Unlike humans, our pets aren’t able to effectively reduce their body...

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How to Manage Bee Stings In Your Pet

How to Manage Bee Stings In Your Pet

How to Manage Bee Stings In Your Pet   It's officially summer! The sun is shining and it is time to get outside and play! But, be sure to keep an eye on your furry friend because summertime also means insects, specifically stinging insects. A run-in with a bee...

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Rules for Bringing Home a New Pet

Rules for Bringing Home a New Pet

What to Expect After Bringing Home a New Shelter Pet Bringing home a new pet is an exciting, and occasionally overwhelming, time for the entire family, including the pet. You’ve likely picked out all their necessary supplies, with a collar for each day of the week, a...

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