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  • Aug 09 2018

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    Check the Chip!

    August 15th is Check the Chip Day! No, not potato chips, or chocolate chips, but pet identification microchips! Thousands of pets going missing each year, but those with microchip identification are…

  • Aug 02 2018

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    Heat Stroke in Dogs

    Ahhhh, the dog days of summer! August brings hot summer days, tall glasses of lemonade, and katydids and crickets singing long into the nights. Along with these hot summer days comes the risk for heat…

  • Jul 26 2018

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    Celebrate National Mutt Day on July 31st

    Mutt. Heinz 57. Mixed breed. No matter what you call them, mutts are adorable! But did you know that over 70% of dogs in shelters are “mutts”? Mutts make up the greatest number of dogs in shelters…

  • Jul 19 2018

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    Dog Swim Safety

    Summer is in full swing! Trips to the beach are a welcome weekend getaway to beat the heat for everyone in the family – Fido included! Or maybe your backyard pool beckons your dog on hot summer…

  • Jul 17 2018

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    Join Our Team!

    Lakeland Veterinary Clinic aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in our community.  We believe hiring people with diverse perspectives, ideas, and…

  • Jul 12 2018

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    Pet Fire Safety Day is July 15th

    Have you made a fire evacuation plan for your family? Did you include your pets? July 15th is Pet Fire Safety Day – a reminder to pet owners to include their pets in fire evacuation plans and to…

  • Jul 05 2018

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    Do Cats Really Use Their Whiskers to Measure Space?

    Whiskers! Some of us may have heard that cats use their whiskers to measure space – if the whiskers fit, so does your cat – but is this really true?! In short, yes! …

  • Jun 28 2018

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    Thunderstorms and Fireworks

    As summer swings into full gear it’s a good time to consider the effects of the booming noise from fireworks and thunderstorms on dogs. …