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Doggy Dental Basics: Our Top 4 Questions

It comes up often here at Brook Farm Veterinary Center: “Do I really need to brush my dog’s teeth? Aren’t dental chews or rawhide enough?”

Pet Hair Everywhere! 8 Tips for a Clean House with Pets

There’s no question that bringing a pet into your home can enrich everyday life. But, as your family dynamic has now changed, so has the daily housekeeping needs. Pet hair, muddy paws, and furniture scuffs are things to consider -- and don’t even get us started on that wet dog smell.

4th of July Safety Tips for Pet Owners

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Halloween Safety Tips for Pets

While Halloween can be a fun time for kids and adults alike, it can be a dangerous time for our pets. Several popular Halloween treats are toxic to pets. Chocolate in all forms—especially dark or baking chocolate—can be very dangerous for cats and dogs, and sugar-free candies containing the artificial sweetener xylitol can cause serious problems in pets. If you suspect your pet has ingested something toxic, please call your veterinarian.

Hot Weather Safety Tips

Warm weather, barbecues, time by the pool all spell one thing: SUMMER! But with the festivities upon us, let us not forget that not all pets enjoy the summer fun like we do. In fact, dangers particular to this time of year could spell danger to pets and pet owners alike...

Staying Safe in the Summer Heat

While hikes, beaches, and enjoying time by the pool with your pooch are fun summer activities, you need to make sure your furry friend does not got overheated. ALWAYS have water available and keep any sick, older, or flat-faced pets inside and in air conditioning.

Keeping Pets Safe on Memorial Day

As the unofficial start to summer, Memorial Day is a great excuse to get outdoors. But whether you’re partying, barbecuing, or just lounging by the pool, it’s important to keep your pet’s safety in mind at all times.

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