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Making Dog Walks Easier

It's time for a walk! When you head out the door with your pup, do you hope for a leisurely stroll but end up getting tugged down the steps and hurtled across the street? If it's a struggle to get your dog to walk calmly at your side, follow these five steps to teach...

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Preventing Pet Obesity

Preventing Pet Obesity

In honor of National Pet Obesity Awareness Day, we’re shedding light on three ways to feed your pet to keep them at a healthy weight. Follow these tips to ensure your four-legged friend is more fur than fat. #1: Calculate the number of calories your pet needs each day...

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How to Be a Responsible Dog Owner

September is Responsible Dog Ownership Month, making it a perfect time to ensure you are keeping your dog happy and healthy. When you decide to become a dog owner, it's a commitment to providing for them, including their dietary, medical, physical, and psychological...

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The Secret to Successfully Medicating Your Pet

The Secret to Successfully Medicating Your Pet

Does medicating your pet require professional-level wrestling skills and result in scratches, bites, and frustration? Unfortunately, because of improper techniques, many pets have learned to panic and react defensively at the sight of medication. You can treat your...

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Answering Your Pet Vaccination Questions

Answering Your Pet Vaccination Questions

When was the last time your pet got their vaccinations? Many pet owners think that their pet does not need vaccinations because they rarely leave the yard. However, pet vaccinations are essential to your pet's health! Here are some answers to common questions about...

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Helping Your Cat with the Litter Box

Helping Your Cat with the Litter Box

Have you noticed that your cat has started having trouble using their litter box? This can be a very frustrating thing for many cat owners. Believe it or not, your cat is not doing this out of spite! Most likely, your cat is asking you for help. Here are five common...

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Wash Your Pet’s Dishes After Every Single Use, Seriously

Wash Your Pet’s Dishes After Every Single Use, Seriously

How often do you wash your pet's dishes? Be honest! Unless your answer is "after every single use," you aren't washing them enough. With that being said, we aren't here to be the "wash your pet's dish" police, but we do want to keep them happy and healthy! Would you...

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Free Trial Of Trupanion Pet Insurance

Free Trial Of Trupanion Pet Insurance

Gateway Veterinary Surgery and Trupanion are offering our clients a 30 day Pet Health Insurance trial. The information below explains everything you need to know about Trupanion’s Certificate Program. HOW TO GET STARTED WITH YOUR FREE TRIAL: Call in and set up an...

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