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Protecting Fido From Porcupine Encounters

A Porcupine

You may have seen articles in the news about how loss of habitat and climate change are forcing wild animals into less-populated areas. That forced migration can increase the chances of your dog having a run in with an animal, such as a skunk, fox, raccoon, or porcupine. Of the four we just mentioned, porcupine … Read More »

Posted In Behavior, Dog Care

5 Things You Can Actually Teach Your Cat

Cat lying on couch

Did you know that dogs can learn over 100 different words and commands? While some pups don’t get much further than Sit or Stay, others can learn quite complex instructions. Fido can do laundry, fetch specific objects, and even turn lights on and off. Fluffy? Not so much. Our feline friends  have a reputation for … Read More »

Posted In Behavior, Cat Care

Summer Bird Care Tips

Parrots outside

Birds are very fun little pets! Polly has a special way of entertaining us with her silly antics. Our feathered buddies also have some very specific care tips, which are quite different from those of cats and dogs. That includes seasonal care. Even though Polly spends most of her time in her cage, she is … Read More »

Posted In Bird Care, Bird Health

Crested Gecko Care Tips

Crested Gecko

Also known as the eyelash gecko, the crested gecko is a pretty little lizard that can sport a variety of colors and patterns. They were thought extinct until the 90’s, when they were rediscovered. A local Bucks County, PA vet discusses crested gecko care below. Handling Generally, crested geckos will only bite if they feel … Read More »

Posted In Exotic Care

Summer Dog Grooming Tips

Dog being hugged on beach

Summer isn’t far off now! Many of our canine patients love to roll around in the grass and splash around in the water. Of course, the hot weather can be tough on Man’s Best Friend. Fido does have a fur coat on, after all! A local Bucks County, PA vet offers some advice on caring … Read More »

Cat Care 101: Fluffy’s Basic Needs

Cat looking at camera

Cats are extremely popular pets. One reason for that is because they are very easy keepers. In fact, out of all of the animals we’ve domesticated, Fluffy may very well be the most independent. That doesn’t mean your kitty is entirely self-sufficient, though. A local vet lists some of the things your furry pal requires … Read More »

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