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Indoor cat vs outdoor cat environment

Indoor cat vs outdoor cat environment

The Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery confirms that feline emotional wellbeing, physical health, and behavior are a direct result of their comfort level with its environment. Understanding our cats’ environmental needs and how they interact with their environment...

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Ear problems in pets

Ear problems in pets

Many of pet parents are no strangers to ear and skin issues. These types of problems often go hand in hand because the skin lining the external ear canal is the same as on the rest of the body. Ear problems in pets are more common than most people think! There are few...

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Pet Insurance

Pet Insurance

Pet insurance is a very interesting subject with questions and myths. Lets work to dymystify few of them… Is it worth it? Answer is yes and no. If you happen to be a very diligent and financially planful person who can save for your pet emergencies, may be the answer...

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Thanksgiving Safety Tips – COVID-19 edition

Thanksgiving Safety Tips – COVID-19 edition

Thanksgiving is a special holiday that brings together family and friends! This usually means a lot of travel, parties, and food usually! However, this year is different with COVID-19. We are creating a special safety tip update for 2020 that you should consider to...

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Bring Home A Pet – Am I ready?

Bring Home A Pet – Am I ready?

Have you ever wondered, if you’re ready to welcome a four-legged member to your family? With holidays approaching and Cabin fever kicking with COVID social distancing, we have heard this question, how do I know I am ready to bring a pet to my family? So, if you’ve...

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TPLO (Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy) Surgery

TPLO (Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy) Surgery

Did you know? We can offer TPLO (Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy) surgery at Renton Veterinary Hospital in partnership with Dr. Jeff Mayo. If you have a big dog, TPLO (or TTA) are usually better options, resulting in better clinical outcomes and return to function...

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Senior Cat Care in Renton

Senior Cat Care in Renton

Did you know? As your cat reaches old age her health, nutrition, and exercise needs change just like us, which means you should think about adapted routines and more frequent checkups. It is very important to be observant around the house when you have an ageing cat...

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Summer Safety for Pets – Near and Far

Summer Safety for Pets – Near and Far

Summer is most beautiful and best time to be in pacific northwest! Summer means taking advantage of warm weather and enjoying the local outdoors with their furry friend for most pet owners. With school breaks, many take advantage of summer’s relaxed schedule by going...

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Give your pet best chance to find way home!

Give your pet best chance to find way home!

Microchips greatly increase the chances that pets will be reunited with their families if they are lost or stolen…but a microchip only works if its registration information is accurate. So not only you need to get your pet microchipped you also need to ensure...

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