VIP Petcare – How To Help Your Puppy Sleep Through The Night

How To Help Your Puppy Sleep Through The Night Much like babies, puppies can be a handful when you first bring them home! From getting used to a new environment to learning the ins and outs of being potty trained, a puppy can sometimes have a difficult time adjusting the first few days in their

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How To Introduce A New Dog To Your Home

After you rescue a dog from a shelter or from a foster home, your new pup’s initial transition into your own home is a critical moment for their overall happiness and well-being! Without question, your newly adopted best friend will be intimidated by their unfamiliar surroundings, not to mention their new owners. Here at VIP

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One cold virus to keep your pet safe against, Canine parainfluenza

Don’t let your pet get a cold this season! You may not know it, but dogs can catch “colds” just like humans, and while humans cannot transmit cold symptoms to their pets, dogs can contract “colds” from other dogs. As with humans, each virus has its own set of symptoms, and we’re here to help

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Pet Boarding Reminders For Holiday Travel

6 Helpful Tips for Travelers New to Boarding a Pet Depending on how you spend your holidays it may mean staying at home or traveling to visit family. Sometimes it’s better to save your pet the hassle of being in the car or on a plane for long periods of time, and while some of

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How does Heartworm Disease affect dogs?

When it comes to heartworm disease, dogs are more at risk for contracting the disease than cats. In fact, the process by which a cat becomes heartworm positive is very different than in dogs, but we’ll discuss that in another blog post. According to the American Heartworm Society, the main difference for dogs is that

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