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Socializing Your Puppy While Social Distancing

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Have you recently adopted a puppy? Congratulations! You’re starting on a long and beautiful journey with your new canine buddy. One crucial part of getting little Fido started out on the right paw in life is socialization. This entails introducing your pooch to new places, faces, and experiences. Socialization must happen while your furry buddy … Read More »

Posted In Behavior, Dog Care

The Rules of Playing With Your Cat

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Do you play with your feline buddy regularly? If so, that’s great! Kitties are very active and playful, and they love to indulge their inner lionesses. However, there are some things to keep in mind when it comes to playing with your frisky pet. In this article, a Scottsdale, AZ vet goes over some of … Read More »

Posted In Behavior, Cat Care

7 Adorable Things Your Cat Will Do In 2020

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Happy New Year! As we leave 2019 behind, many people are thinking about their plans and goals for the coming year. What about your feline friend? As it turns out, Fluffy has a few plans of her own for the coming year. Read on as a Animal Hospital Scottsdale, AZ lists some things on your … Read More »

Posted In Behavior, Cat Care

Fluffy’s Holiday Plans

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The holidays are officially here! Many of us have pretty packed agendas for the next few weeks, and will be busy preparing for parties, dinners, and other events. As it turns out, our feline friends also have a few things on their calendars. In this article, a North Phoenix, AZ vet lists a few things … Read More »

Posted In Behavior, Cat Care

Teaching Fido To Greet Guests Politely

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Does your dog have a habit of saying hello to people by knocking them over? Does Fido take his door doggy duties a bit too seriously? Here, a North Phoenix, AZ vet offers tips on teaching your canine buddy better petiquette. Ignore Fido We know, dogs are masters at getting us to pay attention to … Read More »

Posted In Behavior, Dog Care

Is Your Cat Senile?

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Is your kitty in her golden years? Senior cats are absolutely adorable. However, your pet will have slightly different care needs than a younger kitty would. Just like people, kitties can experience cognitive decline as they age, and can become confused, disoriented, and forgetful. Read on as a North Phoenix, AZ vet discusses senility in … Read More »

Training Your Dog To Behave Off-Leash

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Does your dog stay with you if you drop his leash? Or does he immediately run off? Leashes are very important, both for logistic and safety reasons. Although we always recommend keeping your pup leashed when you take him off your property, it isn’t a bad idea to do some off-leash training. A Scottsdale, AZ … Read More »

Entertaining Your Cat

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Did you know that cats can get bored? Or, to phrase that more accurately, did you know that cats can get bored unintentionally? It may seem like our feline pals love doing as little as possible, but in truth, kitties can get anxious and unhappy with nothing to do. Read on as a local Scottsdale, … Read More »

Things Your Cat is Thankful For

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With Thanksgiving approaching fast, many of us are taking time to be grateful for the truly important things in life: our families, our friends, our communities . . . and, of course, cats. But what is Fluffy thankful for? A North Phoenix, AZ vet makes a few educated guesses below. Beds It’s probably no surprise … Read More »

Posted In Behavior, Cat Care

Cat World Domination Day

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Did you know that kitties are plotting to take over the world? June 24th is Cat World Domination Day! This may seem farfetched, but it may actually be possible. After all, Fluffy did convince the ancient Egyptians that she was a deity. The fact that cats have also more or less taken over the internet … Read More »

Posted In Behavior, Cat Care