Tag Archive: dogs

Oct 09 2015

Dogs Suffer Hip Dysplasia


Hip dysplasia, a condition that results from poor joint and bone health, can significantly alter your dog’s quality of life. Though larger breeds like Labrador retrievers, Mastiffs and German Shepherds are especially prone to hip dysplasia, dogs of all ages and breeds can develop the painful condition. Genetics often takes the blame, but there are …

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Sep 13 2015

Pet Talk: Seizures In Dogs


Many of us would do anything to relieve our pets of a medical issue, especially if it interferes with their ability to live a normal life. Although the veterinary care field is more advanced than ever, some medical issues remain difficult to predict and treat. Seizures, caused by abnormal electrical activity in the brain, continue …

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Aug 22 2015

Lucky Dogs Festival Slated

On Aug. 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina made landfall, devastating everything in its path. It left more than 1,000 dead and hundreds of others displaced. It also left more than 250,000 pets homeless. Volunteers from animal rescues, shelters and humane societies all over the U.S. and Canada worked tirelessly to rescue as many animals as possible. …

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Nov 22 2013

Animal care: Tyler to purchase land

During a recent regularly scheduled City Council meeting, the Tyler City Council authorized the City manager to negotiate for the purchase of property at 4218 Chandler Hwy to be used for a future animal care facility. “We are pleased to take this step toward Tyler opening its own Animal Care Facility,” said Tyler Mayor Barbara …

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May 25 2013

Poodles and purpose: Pets create quality of life we live for

My grandmother recently made the transition from living alone to a nursing home. She will be 93 years old this month. My family credits her toy poodle, Mittzy, with helping her remain in her home as long as she did. After my grandpa died, Mittzy became my grandma’s single responsibility, and more importantly her purpose. …

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