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  • Take care of your buddy!

    Poison Control

    With various dangers lurking in corners and cabinets, the home can be a minefield of poisons for our pets. In 2008, the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) in Urbana, IL, handled more than 140,000 cases of pets exposed to toxic substances, many of which […]

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  • Dogs and cats can become diabetic

    Diabetes in Dogs and Cats

    Diabetes Mellitus is a disorder involving blood sugar and insulin. Glucose (sugar) is the basic substance that supplies energy to the body, and it circulates in the blood until insulin carries it into the cells, where it is metabolized and used for energy. Without the […]

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  • pet travel

    Pet Travel Tips

    Top 10 Tips for Safe Air Travel with Your Pet Unless your animal is small enough to fit under your seat and you can bring him or her in the cabin, the ASPCA recommends pet owners to not fly their animal. If pet owners have […]

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  • Airline Pet Carrier Guidelines

    a’ la Mutt can help you find an airline approved carrier and assist you with any other travel tips you may need. Stop in and see us before the big trip and remember all airlines have different guidelines. Here are just a few…

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  • Matted Fur

    Matted fur on your dog or cat is very serious. Small mats must be combed or brushed out so that they do not cause discomfort to your pet and become a very dangerous problem. If you think you have the beginning of a mat, do […]

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