Pet Tips From a Career Veterinary Technician

Vet Tech Tips by

Jody Moranton

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Pet Emergency Kit

Do you have an emergency kit for your family? What about for your pet(s)? It is essential to prepare an emergency kit specifically for your pet(s) to ensure their safety [...]

24 Poisonous Plants and the Symptoms They Cause

This is a list of some plants that may cause issues for cats and dogs if ingested. 1. Amaryllis 2. Autumn Crocus 3. Azalea and Rhododendron 4. Castor Bean 5. [...]

Passion for food and healthy snacks and helping your pets

Just like what we eat is important what we feed our pets is just as important. We can not always control what our pets get into but we can control what brand of food, what form the food is in, and what treats we give them.  I prefer to give at least some fresh food to all pets but even when you are chopping fruits and veggies you can give your pet the scraps of some fruits and veggies.  Check out my article on Toxic Foods to know what they cannot have.

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Pets are special to all of us. Whether they are in our home or we get to help them feel better. I feel privileged to have been able to take care of and help take care of people’s pets.

Check Out Articles That Can Help Your Pet

Here are articles that help keep your pet healthy and possibly prevent emergencies and illness.

Feeding and Water Bowls for Your Pets

Feeding and Water Bowls for Your Pets Have you thought much about the feeding and water bowls you provide to your pet? Most people have not.  The type of feeding [...]

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Pet Emergency Kit

Do you have an emergency kit for your family? What about for your pet(s)? It is essential to prepare an emergency kit specifically for your pet(s) to ensure their safety [...]

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Pet Allergies

Does your pet scratch a lot, do they get hot spots, learn what can be going on. What Do Allergies Look Like for Our Pets? Things Your Pet Can Be [...]

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Healthy Dog Food

What kind of food is fed to your dog can help it live a long happy life or can sometimes cause health problems. There are many reasons you feed the [...]

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Feline Leukemia Virus or FeLV

FeLV or feline leukemia virus is a cat disease that can be spread to other cats through nasal sections and salvia. FeLV New Cat in Your Home Attacks the Immune [...]

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Losing a Pet

Losing a pet is a very emotional time but here are a few things that might help with being prepared when that time does come. 1. Losing Your Pet 2. [...]

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Cat Mouths, Cat Dentals, and 2 Cat Mouth Diseases

Cat Dental Prophylaxis Does your cat have bad breath, build up (calculus) on their teeth, bleeding gums, a sensitive mouth, drooling, or is over 4 years of age? If you [...]

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Healthy Cat Food

The Food You Feed Your Cat Do you know what the food your cat eats has in it? I am not going to tell you what foods to feed your [...]

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Senior Pet Health Issues

What does a sick senior pet look like? Indicators that something is wrong can include: inappropriate elimination (urinary leaking and/or feces falling out) change in interactions with people and/or other [...]

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