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Cat Allergies

What Causes Cat Allergies?

About 10% of the U.S. population has pet allergies and cats are among the most common culprits. Cat allergies are twice as common as dog allergies. But contrary to what you might think, it's not the fur or hair that's the real problem. People with cat allergies are really allergic to proteins in the cat's saliva, urine, and dander (dried flakes of skin).

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Dog Diabetes

Diabetes, a common condition for humans, is also relatively common in domestic animals like dogs. Type I diabetes is the more severe form of the disease, as it is dependent on daily insulin injections for maintaining blood sugar balance (insulin dependent diabetes mellitus – IDDM).

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January Pet Grooming Specials

 10% Off Grooming, Now Available 7 Days A Week

Due to popular demand we extending our holiday grooming specials thru the rest of Jan! We have added specialists to our pet grooming team and we can now offer grooming 7 days  a week.

  • 10% off all grooms through Jan. 31st*
  • Free Perfect Pooch Package included ($16.50 value)*

*Cannot be combined with any other offers or discounts

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Smoking and Pets

This is an interesting article about 2nd hand smoke and pets:

Pets are at greater risk from passive smoking than humans because they spend more time in the home and closer to carpets where carcinogenic particles can linger.

New research shows that animals exposed to second-hand smoke go on to develop a host of health problems including cancer, cell damage and weight gain.

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Alcohol and Pets

Our friends at the Pet Poison Helpline have shared some information about the dangers of alcohol and pets.

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Legacy Vet New Year's Hours

Happy New Year!
We will be closing at 4:00 on New Year's Eve and we will be closed on New Year's Day


If your pet has an emergency during the holiday, please contact The Center for Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Care at: 972.820.7099

www.cvsecvet.com 

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Christmas Trees and Pets

Oh, Christmas Tree: Securely anchor your Christmas tree so it doesn't tip and fall, causing possible injury to your pet. This will also prevent the tree water—which may contain fertilizers that can cause stomach upset—from spilling. Stagnant tree water is a breeding ground for bacteria, and your pet could end up with nausea or diarrhea should he imbibe.

To read more tips from the ASPCA, go to: www.aspca.org/pet-care/general-pet-care/holiday-safety-tips

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