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    What to Do in an Emergency with your Pet

    Jan 26 2016

    Amy | Topics in Health

    Emergencies happen when you least expect them and often when you’re least prepared. If you have a plan before it happens, it can be much less stressful and your pet…

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    Is Your Dog Ticked Off?

    May 29 2015

    LifeLearnAdmin | Topics in Health

    Lyme disease has been in the press recently with famous cases such as Avril Lavigne, documentaries on CBC, and increased public awareness. Lyme is caused by the spirochete, Borrelia that…

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    Neutering and Spaying

    Apr 17 2015

    Lifelearn Admin | Topics in Health

    One of our most common questions is when and why to neuter or spay your pet. Find the answers here! Pet owners have often heard they have to wait until…

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    Allergies

    Apr 17 2015

    Lifelearn Admin | Topics in Health

    There are 3 different types of allergies seen in pets: fleas, environmental (atopy) and food. We will focus in this article with the flea allergy dermatitis (FAD). Flea allergy dermatitis…

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    Frequently Asked Questions About Pet Food Diets

    Apr 17 2015

    Lifelearn Admin | Topics in Health

    With all the different brands and types of pet foods, the confusing labels and the wide variety of places to buy pet food, it is sometimes very difficult to know…

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    Killing With Kindness

    Apr 17 2015

    Lifelearn Admin | Topics in Health

    Do you find it hard to say “no” to that begging face, or too easy to give in to those meows? A few treats here and there are no problem,…

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    Celebrating Senior Pets

    Apr 17 2015

    Lifelearn Admin | Topics in Health

    Owners are often surprised by the age at which their pet is considered senior – anywhere from 6-9 years depending on the species and breed. At this age we need…

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    Keeping Your Friends Warm

    Apr 17 2015

    Lifelearn Admin | Topics in Health

    Winter is here and with it comes additional risks and concerns for your pet. You can help your pet through the season with just a few simple changes. Trim excess…

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    February is Dental Health Month

    Apr 17 2015

    Lifelearn Admin | Topics in Health

    Pets have teeth too! Just like our teeth they need care too. Studies show that 85% of dogs and cats over 6 yrs of age have some form of dental…