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  • Happy Thanksgiving and some holiday advice from your vets at Blue Cross

    Oct 09 2015

    The team at Blue Cross Animal Hospital would like to wish you, your pets and your family a Happy Thanksgiving! A few tips to make sure your pet also has…

  • “Fallin” for Fleas

    Oct 01 2015

    Many many years ago, when I was a noob to the vet world, I rescued an amazing cat, named Peppercorn (named by my two sons – Pepper , no …Corn —…

  • Pain is a PAIN

    Sep 17 2015

    I thought that since September is animal pain awareness month, it would be a good time to share my thoughts on pain with you, our concerned pet owners. First I…

  • Signs of Sickness in Cats

    Jul 31 2015

    Signs of Sickness in Cats Sometimes its not always obvious when they aren’t feeling well! Not using the litterbox like they should be –          Urinating or defecating outside of the…

  • Helping Dogs lose that Winter Weight

    Jun 22 2015

    It was a rough winter for some of us. The cold seemed to last forever! I will be the first to admit that I was not able to get my…

  • What You Need to Know About Ticks

    May 08 2015

    What you need to know about Ticks! Here are a few facts about ticks that will help you understand why it is recommended for some dogs to be placed on…

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    Spring Fever

    Apr 13 2015

    Alas, dreams of warm winds and the heat from the sun spawn green fields of glory to traverse. Yes I am Canadian, however this year the bitter cold spell has…

  • Wilson’s Story: The Importance of Testing Cats for Feline Immunodeficiency Virus and Feline Leukemia Virus

    Mar 16 2015

    Meet Wilson! He is an approximately 3.5 year old male neutered snuggly, playful and loving orange tabby. Wilson was an outdoor stray that was rescued and now being fostered by…

  • Why We Spay/Neuter Our Pets

    Mar 04 2015

    I discovered one important reason to spay your dog early that I have never found in the literature anywhere. My Daughter adopted a long-haired chihuahua late last summer. She has…

  • Home Dental Care

    Feb 20 2015

    3 Easy Ways to Keep Your Pet’s Teeth Healthy at Home! 1. Tooth brushing Brushing your pet’s teeth on a daily basis helps remove plaque that has accumulated on the…