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The Importance of Vaccinating Your Cat or Dog

Vaccinations are essential to protecting your furry family member by creating a defensive level of antibodies to build up immunity from communicable diseases In the simplest sense, when a...
Veterinarian preparing syringe with vaccination against viruses for black dog

Do Cats and Dogs Get Sunburns Too?

Too much sun can leave your cat or dog feeling not so hot While summer offers the opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors, the consequences of prolonged sun exposure on those blissful days...
Dog sniffing a cat outside after receiving a treatment for sunburns

Pesky Parasites

One of our top initiatives at Hartz is to provide effective preventative flea and tick care for your companion animals These small and silent parasites have canny ways of creeping into your...
A golden retriever seated on the grass, scratching at fleas or ticks

Safe Usage is Crucial with Flea & Tick Products

Some products are only available from a veterinarian while others can be purchased at retail These products include ingredients that kill adult and immature stages of pests, as well as...
After receiving a flea and tick treatment, tabby cat goes roaming outside

Housetraining 101

Spring is one of the most popular times of year for dog adoption, which isn't particularly surprising if you take a look outside The weather is gorgeous and the one companion who's sure to...
When house-training your puppy, reinforce good behaviors

How to Housetrain Your Dog

Eight Rules Of House Training Take your dog to the “bathroom” every 1 to 3 hours, as well as after he first wakes up in the morning or after a nap, after each meal, after being left...
A hound looks up at their owner, while house training outside on the grass

Crate Training Your Dog

Crate training is an effective and versatile way to train your dog to control and manage his behavior By giving your dog a confined space he can get accustomed and attached to, you can keep...
Crate training will teach your dog to relax away from you during the night

Dog Training Basics

You and your dog may seek training for a variety of reasons: obedience, conformation or agility Many different options are available to suit both of you If you decide to send your dog to...
Disciplining and training your dog outside with hand signals

Dental Disease in Dogs & Cats

Dental disease is known more accurately as periodontal disease because it affects the gums in addition to the teeth There is growing scientific evidence that indicates that periodontal...
Small canine being inspected by the vet for potential dental diseases