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HEPATIC LIPIDOSIS IN CATS

HEPATIC LIPIDOSIS IN CATS

Hepatic lipidosis, known commonly as fatty liver, is one of the most common severe feline liver diseases in cats. The liver’s main functions include protein synthesis, the production of chemicals necessary for digestion, and the detoxification of the body. The liver...

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LEARNING CURVE …

LEARNING CURVE …

Hello Friends, Please bare with us as we try to work on our social media presence. We have lost 2 dear employees that knew how to handle websites & social media sites. They have given us a wonderful start and we will continue to build on all their awesome work. We...

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START FROM SCRATCH!/FLEA-POCOLYPSE!

START FROM SCRATCH!/FLEA-POCOLYPSE!

FACTS ABOUT FLEAS If you see 5 fleas on your pet there are 95 immature fleas (eggs, larvae and pupae) in the house and yard. Adult fleas live 10 to 60 days: 1 female flea can lay 150,000 eggs in her lifetime. Flea allergy dermatitis is the most common animal skin...

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FIFI’S NOT MAD AT YOU, IT JUST HURTS TO PEE

FIFI’S NOT MAD AT YOU, IT JUST HURTS TO PEE

Feline Urinary Tract Disease (FLUTD) FLUTD is a syndrome which causes inflammation of the bladder and/or urethra resulting in painful urination, muscle spasms and inappropriate urinations (urinating outside the litter box). Cats also exhibit frequent trips to the...

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10 EASY STEPS TO HOUSETRAIN/RING MY BELL!

10 EASY STEPS TO HOUSETRAIN/RING MY BELL!

HOUSETRAINING A PET CAN BE A DEFEATING ENDEAVOR WITHOUT THE HOW TO’S. ESAC WANTS TO MAKE SURE YOU HAVE ALL THE TOOLS YOU NEED TO ENJOY YOUR PET COMFORTABLY IN YOUR HOME. BELOW ARE SOME HELPFUL TIPS TO GET YOU STARTED. CONSISTENCY IS THE KEY! IF YOU ARE STILL HAVING...

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COMMON PLANTS TOXIC TO YOUR PET

COMMON PLANTS TOXIC TO YOUR PET

*ACORN (OAK)*AFRICAN VIOLET*ALOE VERA*AMARYLLIS*APPLE SEEDS*AZALEA (RHODODENDRON)*BLEEDING HEART*BOSTON IVY*BUCKEYE*BURNING BUSH*BUTTERCUP*CALADIUM*CALLA LILLY*CHRYSANTHEMUMS*CROCUS*DAFFODIL*DUSTY MILLER*ELEPHANT EAR*ENGLISH IVY*EUCALYPTUS*EUONYMUS*FOXGLOVE*FIG...

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WHY SHOULD I USE HEARTWORM PREVENTION

WHY SHOULD I USE HEARTWORM PREVENTION

DID YOU KNOW? YOU CAN PROTECT YOUR DOG FROM HEARTWORM DISEASE FOR FIFTEEN YEARS FOR THE COST OF TREATING YOUR PET FOR HEARTWORM DISEASE! Heartworms are the most dangerous parasite that our canine friends can contract. It only takes one bite from a mosquito to infect...

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KENNEL COUGH–

KENNEL COUGH–

1.  What is it and how is it spread? “Kennel Cough” is a term used to describe a group of several types of highly infectious diseases that are easily spread when dogs are close together, i.e., in a boarding or grooming situation, the park, or a pet store.  Kennel...

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5 FUN FELINE ACTIVITIES

5 FUN FELINE ACTIVITIES

Play is a fantastic way to bond with your cat while giving her important mental and physical stimulation. Play offers a chance for you to “hunt” together, explore together and create memories….and maybe viral videos.;) FIRST THE BORING BUSINESS: Rule #1: Never allow...

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731 Mt Eden Rd
Shelbyville, KY 40065

Office Hours

Monday: 8:00AM – 6:00PM
Tuesday: 8:00AM – 6:00PM
Wednesday: 8:00AM – 6:00PM
Thursday: 8:00AM – 6:00PM
Friday: 8:00AM – 6:00PM
Saturday: 8:00AM – 2:00PM
Sunday: Closed