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4 ways to prevent pets from getting lost

Summer is all about fun in the sun—especially when your pet is there with you. But there’s another side to the season.

Summer safety for seniors and pets

Summer safety for seniors and pets

Summer is here, and with it comes hot days that can quickly become unsafe for both seniors and companion animals.

Frozen summer treats for pets

Frozen summer treats for pets

Few things are as tail-wagging wonderful as a frozen treat on a hot summer day.

Pet cancer: What you need to know

Pet cancer: What you need to know

Summer offers plenty of potential for fun times with your pet, but it also provides an opportunity to make the best choices when it comes to pets health.

Expert pet advice on summer toxicity

Expert pet advice on summer toxicity

From fireworks to rodenticides to mystery mushrooms, there’s a lot to protect your pet from during the summer. Luckily, vethelpline® has the answers to tough pet health questions.

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The Pet Name Game

The Pet Name Game

Welcoming a new pet to the family? Here are some ideas to help choose their fur-ever name.

There is evidence to suggest pets contribute to overall cardiovascular health. According to a report of the American Heart Attack Survey, within a year of surviving a coronary event (heart attack, stroke, etc.), there was more of a chance for long-term survival in pet owners versus non-pet owners.
The National Institutes of Health also suggests that owning a pet promotes greater psychosocial stability to pet owners, helping to protect people from heart disease similar to other tried-and-true therapies such as stress-management, relaxation and meditation.
Of course, there are many more reasons to be thankful for our furry friends. What are yours?

Summer safety for seniors and pets

Summer is here, and with it comes hot days that can quickly become unsafe for both seniors and companion animals.

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