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    Family of Rare Tick Disease Victim Urges Vigilance

    Jan 31 2014

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Lyn Snow’s passions in life were simple — spending time with her husband and 12 grandchildren, and creating lyrical watercolor paintings of flowers, drawing inspiration from her daily walks through…

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    What It’s Like to Be an Avalanche Rescue Dog

    Jan 31 2014

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    If you ever spot a dog jumping onto a ski lift, don’t worry, the high altitude isn’t getting to you. You may have spotted a canine avalanche expert, an essential…

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    Dogs Protect Children from Allergies and Asthma

    Jan 31 2014

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Having a pet dog helps protect children from asthma and allergies as exposure to them in early infancy reshapes gut microbes to diminish immune system reactivity to common allergens. Researchers…

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    Dental Procedure Checklist

    Jan 31 2014

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Have you ever wondered what your pet’s dental procedure would include at our hospital? Here is a detailed list to keep you better informed as to what your pet’s dental…

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    Pet Dental Health

    Jan 31 2014

    Scott - Web Admin | Client Education, Pawsitively News, What's New

    PET DENTAL HEALTH: SOMETHING TO SMILE ABOUT   The American Veterinary Dental Society (AVDS) and the American Veterinary Medical Association report that more than 85% of family dogs and 70%…

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    A Message about Leptospirosis

    Dec 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    The weather may be cold out now, but Spring is closer than you think. If fact, if we have any unseasonably warm days before the official start of Spring, you…

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    3 Human Deaths Tied To Lyme Disease

    Dec 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Did you see this article in the Boston Globe on December 13, 2013? Three people in the Northeast who abruptly died in the past 13 months had an undetected heart…

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    John Kerry Has a Labrador Retriever Puppy

    Dec 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Following a negotiation that was doubtless less stressful than his efforts to open a secret dialogue with Iran, Secretary of State John Kerry is getting a dog. Kerry’s office confirmed…

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    Local Pet Friendly Events

    Dec 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    January 4, 2014—January 5, 2014 Sturbridge, MA Old Sturbridge Village Dog Days Old Sturbridge Village extends to their members the privilege of bringing their dog to the village during the…

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    Cold Weather Safety

    Dec 30 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Take advantage of the benefits of this season by bonding with your pet through outdoor activity. Soaking up winter sunshine, breathing in fresh, clean winter air and exercising with your…