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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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A Home for the Holidays

By Dr. Zeoli, Associate Veterinarian I am very excited that the holidays are here. Everything about this time of year is nostalgic from the warm gingerbread cookies, to the smell of the crackling fire beside the tree, to watching my … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of a Diabetic Pet

By Dr. Lamar, Associate Veterinarian Having a pet diagnosed with diabetes can initially be very overwhelming! Yes, it will require several lifestyle changes, but the love you receive from your pet in return makes it all worthwhile. November is National … Continue reading

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Cancer and Pets: What You Need to Know

By Dr. Lamar, Associate Veterinarian A worst fear has come true: You or your veterinarian has found a mass on your furry friend. What will happen next? Well, luckily times are changing rapidly with regards to the answer to that … 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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Thank You!

Your generous donations to Hero Dogs this “pawtriotic” season (Memorial Day through Independence Day) helped Pet Dominion raise $1300 for this wonderful cause!  Hero Dogs, a Montgomery-county based charity, is a 501(c)(3) organization that survives solely on donations.  The organization raises, … 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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