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The Advantages of Pet Urgent Care

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Some pet conditions and injuries just can’t wait, and that can be stressful for you and your pet. Luckily, there are advantages to Urgent Pet Care at Aspen Grove Veterinary Clinic. Our conveniently located emergency and urgent medical care team is here to relieve the stress in the following ways.…

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Dental Care for Cats

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At Aspen Grove, we believe that dental health equals overall health, but cats’ dental health can be really tough to take care of at home. Dr. Bobby Cawthron, the Lead Veterinarian at Aspen Grove, talks us through how to care for cat’s dental health at home by including recommended products…

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A Guide to Getting Your Cat in a Pet Carrier

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One of the biggest challenges as a cat owner is being able to get a cat into their pet carrier. When it comes time to take them to the vet or move them from place to place, they can be very scared and hesitant, making this process near impossible for…

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Why Do Cats Purr?

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Cat Purring starts in the brain and then it usually travels down neural pathways into the larynx (throat) and the diaphragm causing oscillations. These oscillations move air across the larynx and cause a vibration which is what we audibly hear as the purr. Through these oscillations, interestingly enough, there are…

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5 Fall Health Tips for Dogs and Cats

brown black and white dog and orange and white cat laying on their bellies in the grass playing

Summer nights are behind us, but fallen leaves are making an entrance! The start of a new season means that your pet will have to adjust to new weather and new potentially harmful surroundings. In order to prevent that, we recommend that you keep these five health tips for dogs…

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August 15th: National Check The Chip Day

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Did you know that every 1 out of 3 family pets get lost, but only about 6 out of 10 pet microchips are registered? A microchip can make all the difference in being reunited with your furry loved one. To remind pet owners to have their pets microchipped and to…

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Do Cats Care About Their Owners?

Though few studies have been done showing a link between behavior and affection in cats, most cat owners can attest that their pets frequently show they care in a variety of ways. Though they may not be as transparent as dogs in their behavior, if you know what to watch…

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February is Pet Dental Health Month

As a smart pet owner, you want your furry friend to be happy and healthy. While some pet owners may feel that dental health is cosmetic, it really is as important for Fluffy or Fido as it is for you. All this month, we are providing 10% off all basic…

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Pet Adoption Checklist

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Adopting a pet is always an exciting time, but it can come with a lot of questions. Once you have met the right pet for you and your family, you are going to need a few things before you welcome your new pet home. Here is a quick checklist for…

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Is My Pet Dehydrated?

One of the more common reasons people give us a call, is when their pet may not be feeling well and they might have some other symptoms including some GI distress. They often just want to know “how sick is my pet?” and “should I be worried about them more?”…

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