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The 10 Holiday Pet Dangers Around the Home

The 10 Holiday Pet Dangers Around the Home

The holidays mean a lot of change and strange things in the eyes of our furry friends. Something that's usually outside comes inside (Christmas trees), there are shiny things everywhere (decorations), and something smells yummy, but they can't have it (name your...

3 Gifts on Your Pet’s Christmas Wishlist

3 Gifts on Your Pet’s Christmas Wishlist

As Christmas approaches, you might be making gift lists and purchasing presents for your loved ones, including your pets! Check out these three “purrfect” gifts for any pet on your list. #1: Furbo camera Although marketed for dogs, the Furbo camera can be used for any...

Top 5 Halloween Horrors Pet Owners Should Avoid

Top 5 Halloween Horrors Pet Owners Should Avoid

From your pet's point of view, Halloween probably seems like a bizarre day. Their humans dress strangely and sometimes put stuff on their faces to make them look different. There are a lot of shiny little treats that they're not allowed to have. Tiny humans are...

6 Healthy Treats for Dogs

6 Healthy Treats for Dogs

While giving table scraps to dogs is generally discouraged, there are actually some human foods that are safe for them to consume. Here are some of the healthiest options that make great treats:  Apples — Apples can help remove toxins from the intestinal tract,...

Managing Your Pet’s Separation Anxiety

Managing Your Pet’s Separation Anxiety

Summer has drawn to an end, and kids are heading back to school. Your pet may not understand why all of the humans could possibly want to leave them during the day, leaving an empty house. The change in schedule and lack of company for hours on end could cause...

Choosing the Right Shelter Animal

Choosing the Right Shelter Animal

Visiting a shelter can be a moving experience, with many of us wanting to adopt every furry friend in the place. It's admirable to want to provide a forever home for all of the dogs and cats, but it's probably not realistic. Even so, you may be looking to take a dog...

August in National Immunization Awareness Month

August in National Immunization Awareness Month

August is National Immunization Awareness Month! Vaccines are a vital part of keeping your furry companion healthy and in tip-top shape throughout his or her life. They can protect your pet from a range of preventable diseases. At Prairie Animal Hospital, we...

Summer Safety for Pets

Summer Safety for Pets

Leaving your pet in your car during a warm day—even for a few moments—should never be done. Even a sunny, 70-degree day can lead to stifling and dangerous conditions inside a vehicle. Have you considered other summertime situations? How hot is too hot for your furry...