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    Assessing and Treating Pet Obesity

    Apr 26 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Is My Pet Overweight? The best way to assess if your pet is overweight is to take your pet for annual or biannual exams and ask your veterinarian if what…

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    Importance of Veterinarian-Patient Relationship

    Apr 26 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    What is a Veterinarian-Patient Relationship? A veterinarian-patient relationship exists when your veterinarian knows your pet well enough to be able to diagnose and treat any medical conditions your pet develops.…

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    Massachusetts Teen’s Science Project Gains National Attention

    Apr 26 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Animals in the News, Pawsitively News

    A discovery made by a Braintree High School student has won top local science prizes and has caught the attention of scientists at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.…

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    Lost Pet Awareness Month

    Mar 27 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    With the warm weather approaching, it is especially important to ensure your pets have proper identification in case they become lost. Collars and ID tags, though helpful, can fall off…

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    HomeAgain Microchipping Promotion

    Mar 27 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News, Special Offers

    Microchip your pet in the month of April and receive your HomeAgain membership enrollment FREE of charge! This complete pet recovery service membership includes: 24/7 Lost Pet Recovery Network HomeAgain…

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    Tips to Finding Your Lost Pet

    Mar 27 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Look Close to Home If your pet suddenly goes missing, don’t panic. There are places in or near your home, property, and immediate neighborhood that may have always been interesting…

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    Rabid Animal Found In Weston, MA

    Mar 27 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    On March 5th, a raccoon was brought into Weston Veterinary Clinic by the local Animal Control officer. The raccoon was tested and found positive for rabies. The raccoon was witnessed…

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    Dogs May Understand Human Point of View

    Mar 27 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Animals in the News

    Many dog owners think their pets are clever or that they understand humans but, until now, this has not been tested by science. Dr. Juliane Kaminski, of the University of…

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    Heartworm Disease

    Feb 28 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    What Is Heartworm? A heartworm is a parasitic worm that lives in the heart and pulmonary arteries of an infected animal. The worms travel through the bloodstream—harming arteries and vital…

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    Heartworms Q & A

    Feb 28 2013

    Jason - Web Admin | Pawsitively News

    Q: How do dogs get heartworms? A: Only by the bite of an infected mosquito. There’s no other way dogs get heartworms. There’s no way to tell if a mosquito…