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Health Certificates: Know Before You Go

By Dr. Michael Bassett, Medical Director Traveling with your pet requires advanced planning. Air travel generally requires at least an examination of your pet and a health certificate from a veterinarian within 10 days of travel. International travel requires more … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Pet’s Food Safe

By Dr. Zeoli, Associate Veterinarian Just like in humans, food safety is important for our pets, and is commonly overlooked.  You probably know about the contaminated treats coming from China recently. So many types of food and treats can be … Continue reading

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Safe Travels for Your Pet

This week, we celebrated National Pet Travel Safety Day since most of us travel with our pets at one time or another.  Whether it’s around town, across the country, or out of the country, there are some obstacles that can … Continue reading

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Make Halloween a Howling Safe Time

Halloween is a fun time filled with costumes, candy, haunted houses and trick-or-treating!  But, it can be a dangerous time for your furry friends.  Everything from candy to anxiety can cause troubles for your pets during this otherwise joyful time.  … Continue reading

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Pet Dominion is Working to Remain Canine Influenza-Free

If you have been watching the news any time during the last week, then you probably know that the canine influenza virus is here in Montgomery County.  There have been six confirmed cases, and sadly, two dogs have died.  All … Continue reading

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Staying Ahead of the Storm

Last week’s devastating tornado in Oklahoma highlights the need for you and your pets to be prepared for natural disasters.  And while the chances of a tornado on that scale striking the metro DC area are slim, there have certainly … Continue reading

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Keep Pets Safe During the Dog Days of Summer

Today is the official start of summer!  To mark this seasonal benchmark, temperatures across our area are scorching to the upper 90s and possibly even the triple digits!  Here at Pet Dominion, we thought it would be a good time … Continue reading

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