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All Things Anal Gland

January 9, 2018

If you’ve never seen your pet scooting across the rug or smelled that tell-tale odor, count yourself lucky! Most of us, though, have had an encounter at one point or …

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No Bowl Feeding System for Cats

December 20, 2017

At Grand Avenue Veterinary Center, we love the use of puzzle feeders for both dogs and cats.  For cats in particular,  the use of a no-bowl feeding system has multiple …

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Happy Howlidays, Meowy Christmas?

December 12, 2017

The holidays are fast approaching! Even for we humans, holiday cheer and holiday stress can combine in odd ways to create a mix of emotions. For pets, the holidays can …

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Pet Owner Hacks: Update

December 5, 2017

A few months ago, I wrote this post about pet owner hacks, and it’s time for an update! We often recommend food dispensing toys or puzzles to add enrichment to mealtime …

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A Guide to Managing Veterinary Expenses

November 8, 2017

There are several ways to plan for the expected and unexpected costs of pet ownership. Expected veterinary expenses (yearly wellness exams, vaccinations, and food) in many cases can …

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Pet Owner Hacks

October 13, 2017

We were talking around the clinic the other day about Kongs. We love them to keep dogs busy, but it always seems like no matter how good your dog is …

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Meet Dr. Brittany Borck!

October 4, 2017

Welcome back Dr. Brittany Borck!  Dr. Borck may be a new or familiar face to you, as her relationship with Grand Avenue Veterinary Center began 10 years ago.  She is …

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Keeping Cats Hydrated

September 13, 2017

Cats are notorious for being picky about their water. In the face of certain medical conditions, especially pertaining to the urinary tract, it is quite helpful for cats to stay …

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