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Preventative Care

A Social Puppy Is A Happy Puppy!

Posted by trurovetblog on April 5, 2013

Courtesy of: Kaila Did you know that socialization is one of the most important things you can do for your puppy?  It is also the first step in raising a well-behaved dog.  Proper socialization involves exposing puppies to as many new people, animals, stimuli and environments as possible during this time.  It should be done… Read More

Does Your Bathroom Have A Door? – One Tech’s View

Posted by trurovetblog on January 25, 2013

Courtesy of: Joye Ok, I know the title is strange, but stick with me and you’ll see where I’m going.  This is the first in what will hopefully become a series of blogs about the way I see things at Truro Vet.  If you’ve met me, that might seem like a scary idea, but I… Read More

Trimming Your Dog’s Nails – A Step-By-Step Guide To Success

Posted by trurovetblog on December 7, 2012

Courtesy of:  Ashley Lots of pet owners cringe at the thought of having to trim Fluffy or Cujo’s nails.  Maybe it’s the thought of having to dress up in hockey gear to protect yourself, or the thought of “quicking” your pet and making them bleed that intimidates pet owners. Either way, with some training, most… Read More

To Brush Or Not To Brush?

Posted by trurovetblog on September 24, 2012

Courtesy of: Kaila I had worked at Truro Vet for almost a year when I got my puppy Indy, a Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever.  By that time I knew EXACTLY all the things I was going to do to make sure that my puppy lived a long, happy and healthy life.  One of the… Read More

There’s More Than One Way To…Pill A Cat!

Posted by trurovetblog on July 2, 2012

Courtesy of: Ashley Picture this, it’s deworming time and I have two flavored tablets to get into my boys.  Both of them have already come running into the kitchen because they think it is treat time.  Jasper, my boy who is a picky eater and doesn’t like much besides his food, seems like he should… Read More


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