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Cats

Are Your Pets Comfortable With Their Vets?

It’s usually no secret to a pet owner if their furry friend isn’t comfortable with their veterinarian; anxiety, defensive biting or scratching, hiding when it’s time to go to the vet, or creating a racket are all common signs that your pet is not pleased with the idea of a trip to the vet’s office.

Ways to Prepare Your Pet:

Socialization of pets is important for more reasons than just helping to make trips to the vet go more smoothly; socialization will create a more balanced, well behaved animal that can cope more easily with a variety of situations and stresses. If possible, start socializing your pet at a young age by having them meet and be petted by your friends, family members and children.

Dogs

Why Socializing Your Dog is Important

You probably often hear that socialization with people and other dogs is an important part of keeping your dog happy and well adjusted. Here are just a few reasons to socialize your…