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We had some special visitors last week to take a tour of our new clinic!
Girl Scout Troop #20412 got a tour from Dr. Jeff, and learned all about the responsibilities of owning a pet.
These girls also used some of their cookie proceeds to donate supplies to the Animal Rescue Family.
Thanks for coming to see us, and for the generous donation to pets in need!
April is National Heartworm Awareness month. We are running a special April 15-20th on heartworm testing, $10.00 off each test ran. We love our IDEXX Snap 4DX Tests, it tests for heartworm in only 15 minutes, as well as 4 tick born diseases. Did you know that heartworm is transmitted by mosquitoes?? We have plenty of heartworm product on hand to keep your pet protected, as well as a few options for ticks.
We are also running some specials on tick and flea prevention. Pick up 3 months of Credelio for you pet for $45.00, 6 months of Credelio & 12 months of Interceptor Plus with $35 off instantly! Our last special is buy 12 months of Credelio & 12 months of Interceptor Plus, and receive $50 off instantly! If you have any questions, give us a call or stop in and see us! We know it can be overwhelming with [ … ]
February is Dental Month!! Just like us, your pets teeth need special attention.
Call now to book your pets teeth cleaning at 15% off the normal price.
We are also running a special on Dental Products. Buy one dental product and receive the other at 50% off.
Attached is a copy of Hill’s Pet Nutrition Voluntary Recall.
If you have any questions, please call us at 515-295-2627 and we will gladly help answer any questions.
Hill’s Recalled and Withdrawn product list
Here is a great article from the ASPCA with tips on cold weather. With the record breaking cold temperatures tomorrow, just a reminder on what to do and not to do! We want you and your pets to stay warm and safe!
Top 10 Winter Weather Tips for Pets
When the weather outside is frightful, your pets could be at risk!
Remember these tips to keep your pets safe this winter:
1. Know your dog’s limits! Some dogs are more susceptible to the cold than others. Short-coated, thin, elderly, or very young dogs get cold more quickly – so adjust the amount of time they stay outside! If your dog enjoys being outdoors and you will be outside longer than a few minutes, consider outfitting it with a sweater or coat to keep it warm. Hypothermia and frostbite pose major risks to dogs in winter, so remember, if it is too cold for you, it [ … ]
Come check out our new selection of toys from Nylabone & treats from Founding Fathers.
Nylabone makes great products for dogs who love to chew.
Founding Fathers has a great line of treats, that also gives 50% of all proceeds back to Veterans and their families.
Stop on in for a cup of coffee and check it all out!