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A few treats for the dog days of living brought to you by Cliiffdale Animal Hospital Fayetteville NC.

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Food Safety for Pets During Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving and Christmas can be stressful times for you and your pets.  Here are several things that may keep these holidays under control, as well as lists for safe and unsafe foods for your pets.  Set rules for your pets and guests.  Don't allow your pets to jump up on guests and make sure your guests know what and when your pet can have treats.  Find the time to exercise your dog.  This will help calm its anxiety and rambunctious behavior with guests.  Avoid feeding your pets human foods that are salty, sweet or fatty to avoid a trip to Animal Urgent Care because of vomiting, diarrhea or the ingestion of bones.

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Microchipping Your Pet - Is Really Worth It!

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Dora, a pup from Frisco, TX ran away from her home on July 4 after getting frightened by fireworks. For months, her family looked for her, leaving no stone unturned. Seven months later, CCAA scanned the microchip of a stray dog found in McKinney, TX — it was Dora. She was soon reunited with her family.  

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4 Key Focus Areas for Socializing Your Dog


Socializing your pet is challenging. You want your dog to behave well at the dog park, or manage interactions with other humans. The last thing you want is to feel concern about his or her behavior. Here are some ways to train your dog to be a “good boy” at home, so he or she will be well-behaved outside the house:

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Summer Dangers for Your Pets


OverheatingNever leave your pet unattended in a car, even with the windows down. Temperatures can rise over 140 degrees in a few minutes resulting in serious problems or death. Some places have severe penalties for leaving pets in cars and if your pet is locked in an unattended car, rescuers are allowed to break windows to get to your pet.

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Weed Killers and Pesticides: What Is and Isn’t Safe for Your Pet


With spring already here and summer fast approaching, people are beginning to clean up their yards in preparation for cookouts, play time with the kids, and good ole fun in the sun. Many yards need some TLC after a long, cold winter, especially if some weeds have sprung up. But before you go heavy on the weed killers and pesticides, make sure the products you’re using are safe for your pets!

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