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6 Tips to Reduce Your Dog’s Shedding

Do you have a dog who sheds a lot? Or even a dog who sheds a little bit? Do you want to find some useful methods for preventing or reducing the amount of shedding that comes from your dog? If any of this sounds like you, then you’ve come to the right place! In this…

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Pet Fire Safety Tips

The Three P’s of Pet Fire Safety

The Three P’s of Pet Fire Safety July 15th is National Pet Fire Safety Day and we wanted to share the three P’s of protecting your pets when it comes to fires. Including your pets in your fire safety plan is the the best way to protect them from the effects of a fire.  The…

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Summer Pet Travel Tips- The ABCs

Summer Pet Travel Tips- The ABCs Summertime means vacation…and TRAVEL!  After being cooped up last year, more of us than ever are hitting the road or flying the friendly skies to enjoy a little rest and relaxation away from home this summer.  Whether it’s flying with Fluffy or driving with Daisy, we have some summer…

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Tick Season is Back in Illinois

Tick Season is Back in Illinois Spring weather means more outdoor activities for you and your pets- and it also means that tick season is back. These nasty little stowaways are just looking for a free ride on the Pet Express, so here’s what you should know about them and how to protect your pets…

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Pet Poison Prevention Tips

Pet Poison Prevention Tips March 21-27th is National Poison Prevention Week, and we’re here to provide you with pet poison prevention tips to keep your pets safe and healthy.  There are many common pet poisons that you may not realize are lurking in our homes and around our yards, and awareness is the key to…

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When to Call An Emergency Vet in Kane & McHenry Counties

When to Call An Emergency Vet in Kane & McHenry Counties What Indicates Signs of an Emergency  When should you call an emergency vet?  As a pet owner in Chicago’s Northwest Suburbs, it can be difficult to know when your dog or cat is having a true medical emergency, but as a rule, it’s better…

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Tooth or Consequences- Pet Dental Disease Signs

Tooth or Consequences- Pet Dental Disease Signs Do you know how to spot dental disease signs & symptoms in your pet(s)? Monitoring your pet’s oral wellness between annual visits is an important part of your role as a pet parent. In addition, knowing what to look for is essential to help keep your pet happy…

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How Often Does Your Dog Need Vaccinations

How Often Does Your Dog Need Vaccinations What is the Process of Getting Dog Vaccinations? There are so many important things to remember when bringing home a puppy. You have to set up food and water bowls and a place to sleep. They need lots of toys and grooming supplies. You need to go through…

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Cold Weather Pet Safety Tips

Cold Weather Pet Safety Tips Know the dangers for your pets during cold weather season and how to keep your furry friends safe with this handy infographic below!

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Holiday Pet Safety Tips & Emergency Vet Care Dundee, IL

Holiday Pet Safety Tips & Emergency Vet Care Dundee, IL The Importance of Holiday Pet Safety and What to Do if You Need an Emergency Vet in Dundee, IL  There’s no doubt that our animal companions make the holidays brighter and cozier. But be sure to keep their safety in mind, too, as there are…

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