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Emma Dog's Story (Part 3)

Emma’s story continues.  It picks up in the summer of 2012 after she lived with us just 9 months.

Our wonderful Emma, sweet Georgia dog who brought so much love into our lives is the perfect dog: gentle, calm and well-mannered. 505 more words

Dog And Cats

Heartworms!

Heartworms, it’s never a pleasant subject but it is important to be informed about the danger it can cause to the health of your pet. 111 more words

Why should I bring my cat to the Vet? He lives his life exclusively indoors.

I’ll give you this, indoor cats live longer. Odds are with them when they aren’t faced with predators, traffic or the thousand other means to inflict injury upon them selves in flight. 597 more words

Veterinary

Tis the Season to continue Heartworm and Flea Preventions: Why Heartworm and Flea Prevention should continue year round

Scientist had a “my bad” moment a year or so ago when they discovered the fossil of what they thought was a giant flea that fed on dinosaurs. 519 more words

Veterinary

Tonight there's gonna be a jailbreak.

“Psst — hey! Reader people! I did it! I escaped! Karen left the crate door unlocked, and I snuck out! I’m free! What a badass I am! 240 more words

Dogs

Day 29.

“Karen?”

Yes, Iggy?

“Can I ask you something?”

Sure, Iggy, go ahead.

“Do you suppose dung beetles feel pride?”

What?

“You know, like, do they get a huge bit of dung, roll it to wherever they bring it, and go, ‘Look at this killer hunk of dung I found all by myself, damn, I’m a kick-ass dung beetle’?” 197 more words

Dogs

Day 27.

You know, Iggy, I wish we knew exactly how you got heartworms.

“Bad luck, I guess.”

You’ve been on heartworm prevention since we adopted you. 259 more words

Dogs