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Not Just Cuddling Puppies and Kittens

Posted by Gwen Mowbray-Cashen on August 6, 2014

Courtesy of: Joye As a Registered Veterinary Technician, I often hear comments like “It must be nice to play with pets all day”, or “You have my dream job, hanging out with kittens and puppies!”  Although on occasion we do get to share some special moments of cuddling with the amazing pets who come to… Read More

Truro Vet Says Good-Bye…To Declawing Cats

Posted by Gwen Mowbray-Cashen on July 24, 2014

Courtesy of: Joye Truro Veterinary Hospital is very excited to announce that we are no longer performing declaw procedures on cats.  For many years, declawing has been the procedure of choice for any owners worried about their household furniture or being scratched by a cat who plays too rough.  However, the veterinary industry, like any medical field, is… Read More

Diabetes In Our Feline Friends

Posted by Gwen Mowbray-Cashen on May 23, 2014

Courtesy of: Dr. Michelle Did you know that as many as one out of every 50 cats will develop diabetes in its lifetime?  We tend to see this disease in obese cats that are between 10-13 years old.  70-80% of cats affected by the disease are male!  This blog is intended to teach you what… Read More

Our “Behind The Scenes At TVH” Contest Winner Speaks Up!

Posted by Gwen Mowbray-Cashen on March 28, 2014

Courtesy of: Sara-Dawn Hey, my name is Sara-Dawn Langille (better known as Sara-Dawn from River John) and I got an amazing opportunity to work with the staff at the Truro Veterinary Hospital on March 20, 2014.  I got to do this because I won a contest on Facebook called “Truro Vet Behind the Scenes” and… Read More

CANDi + Mexico = A Great Adventure!

Posted by Gwen Mowbray-Cashen on January 31, 2014

Courtesy of: Joye On November 30, 2013 I headed off to Cancun, Mexico for the trip of a lifetime.  Over the next week, working with over 50 other volunteers organized by Cats and Dogs International, we spayed and neutered over 900 dogs and cats!  But I’m getting a bit ahead of myself… Cats and Dogs… Read More

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