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How to Make a Pet Disaster Plan

How to Make a Pet Disaster Plan

What would happen to your pet if a disaster happened to strike? If you’re unsure, follow these steps to ensure their safety.   #1: Ensure your pet is always wearing current identification In an emergency, your pet may be separated from you or run away out of...

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6 Ways to Be a Responsible Dog Owner

6 Ways to Be a Responsible Dog Owner

In honor of September being Responsible Dog Ownership Month, we have provided you with tips on how to be a conscientious and attentive dog owner to ensure you are keeping your pup happy and healthy.    #1: Take your dog for regular wellness visits Your dog should...

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5 Signs Your Pet Has Allergies

Spring and summer are prime allergy seasons for you and your furry friend. However, while you sniffle and sneeze your way through the summer months, you may notice that your pet does not experience the same symptoms. While the mechanism for allergies is the same, pets...

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3 Tips to Make Your Cat’s Trip to the Vet Easier

3 Tips to Make Your Cat’s Trip to the Vet Easier

Has it been a while since your cat visited the vet? While we realize that a visit to the vet isn't your cat's favorite thing to do, regular veterinary care is essential for lifelong good health. Use these three tips to help make your cat’s trip to our practice a...

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3 Ways to Keep Your Pet Cool in the Summer Heat

3 Ways to Keep Your Pet Cool in the Summer Heat

As a pet owner, your objective for the summer season is to bask in the sun with your furry friend while protecting them from the risks of heatstroke. Instead of keeping them inside of your air-conditioned home all summer, you should go outside to play and exercise,...

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Is It Time to Let Go of My Pet?

Is It Time to Let Go of My Pet?

Letting go of a pet when they’ve reached the end of their lifespan is incredibly difficult, and it’s even more challenging to determine how to make that decision. At Andover Animal Hospital, we strive to inform and support you and your family through this painful...

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5 Signs Your Pet Has Seasonal Allergies

5 Signs Your Pet Has Seasonal Allergies

You may or may not have noticed recently that the tree pollen count in Minnesota has been relatively high lately. While the pollen is making you sneeze and rub your watery, itchy eyes, they could also be wreaking havoc on your pet's skin. Seasonal allergies appear...

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