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Celebrate National Pet Wellness Month by taking your pet to the vet

October is National Pet Wellness Month — a reminder to ensure your pet's health by taking him to the vet!


Speak Up for Your Pet by Taking Them to the Vet!

Pets, just like people, need regular physical check-ups from their doctor. Your veterinarian is an expert on pet wellness and disease prevention. October is National Pet Wellness Month, a perfect time to ensure your pet’s health by talking to your veterinarian about regular exams, disease prevention and pet health insurance.

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Bring home a shelter cat this month for Adopt a Cat Month

Adopt a Cat Month

Spring is typically thought of as the time for new beginnings: fresh flowers bloom, the sunshine returns, and baby animals are everywhere you look. Despite the fact that Ohio, and the United States in general, is experiencing a problem with pet overpopulation, new animals are born every day – but not all of them have homes.

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Bravo! Pig Ears Dog Chews recalled due to risk of Salmonella contamination

Bravo! Pig Ears Dog ChewsBravo! is voluntarily recalling select boxes of Bravo! Pig Ears Chews because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The products affected by this recall includes only Bravo! 50-count bulk Oven-Roasted Pig Ears Product Code: 75-121 Lot #12-06-10.

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AVMA requests assistance in defeating small animal prescription writing legislation

Federal legislation has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives which would significantly impact prescribing practices of veterinarians. H.R. 1406, the Fairness to Pet Owners Act, was introduced by Rep. Jim Matheson (UT-2) and Rep. Lee Terry (NE-2) on April 6th and referred to the House’s Energy and Commerce Committee.

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Proper identification can help bring your lost pet home

COLUMBUS, OHIO — MARCH 28, 2011 — Anyone who has lost a pet knows that responsible pet ownership requires more than food, water and shelter. As part of American Humane Association’s annual Every Day is Tag Day on April 2, the Ohio Veterinary Medical Association (OVMA) encourages pet owners this week to outfit their animals with an updated ID tag and microchip.

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