Beattie Blog

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    The Importance of Yearly Wellness Exams

    Jul 22 2018

    At a recent visit to the Beattie Pet Hospital Ancaster location, you may have noticed the following posters in each of our exam rooms: Canine Preventative Guidelines Feline Preventative Guidelines…

  • Heat Strokes In Dogs – How To Be Prepared For The Hot Days

    Jun 15 2018

    The Dog Days Of Summer are here! We all know what that brings, humid weather, high temperatures and smog advisories. During these hot summer days dogs have a higher possibility to…

  • 5 Pet-Safe Ways to Celebrate the Summer Holidays

    Jun 11 2018

    As the July long weekend approaches, you’ve no doubt got sunshine and vacation time on your mind. Thankfully, the dog days of summer are here! Now’s the time to kick…

  • What Does A Heartworm Test Mean?

    Apr 11 2018

    It’s that time of year again. The bugs are back and with them all of their fun little diseases that like to carry.  Every year your dog’s blood is taken…

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    Top Four Easter Hazards for Pets

    Mar 31 2018

    We all love Easter. Waking up to finding what the Easter Bunny has brought. Usually a basket full of chocolates and fun Easter candies. Maybe a couple stuffies here and…

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    Bunnies And Easter

    Mar 26 2018

    With Easter just around the corner, many people consider buying a pet rabbit, sometimes on a whim or as a gift for small children. While rabbits do make wonderful indoor companions…

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    Pet Suffocating – How Common Is It And What You Can Do To Prevent It

    Mar 04 2018

    Recently it has become more aware to the public eye about Pet Suffocation. Sadly it’s a lot more common than most people think. Many people believe that a dog or…

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    New Year’s Resolutions to Help Your Pet Live Longer

    Jan 02 2018

    New Year’s Eve has come and gone. We’ve now entered a new year. For some people, 2017 wasn’t the best year. But that doesn’t mean that 2018 can’t be amazing,…

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    Halloween Safety!!!!!

    Oct 30 2017

    Halloween is such a fun time of year. Kids and adults a like dressing up as whatever they want. Going out and having fun. But what about your furry friends.…

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    Tips for Keeping Your Cat Healthy

    Sep 15 2017

    Cats are very strange creatures. They have been domesticated for about 10,000 years and yet we still have a hard time understanding them. Cats do a very god job at…