• Deworming

    Digging Deworming

    Apr 26 2017

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    Drug resistance isn’t a human-only issue, with the last two decades giving rise to a number of equine parasite populations evolving to resist deworming medication. Repeated use of the same…

  • Parasite Prevention

    Parasite Prevention

    Apr 25 2017

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    Even if your horse shows no symptoms, an internal parasite infestation can be lowering your horse’s resistance to infection, robbing him of vital nutrients and even causing permanent damage to…

  • Flea and Tick Prevention - El Dorado Animal Clinic

    Oh “Bother”!

    Apr 21 2017

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    Benjamin Franklin once said, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” He was probably talking about fleas and ticks because nowhere does this ring more true than…

  • Easter Safety

    No Treat for Pets

    Apr 14 2017

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    The Easter holiday is a fun time for kids and adults alike, but did you know that many fun Easter activities pose hazards for your furry companion? Like any holiday,…

  • Antifreeze Safety

    Antifreeze Safety

    Apr 10 2017

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    Although winter is all but behind us, there are some holdover safety issues for our pets that may slip our minds now that the cold weather is gone. With spring…

  • No Love for Heartworms

    Apr 05 2017

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    Heartworms can cause serious and even life-threatening disease in your furry companion. The heartworm parasite is carried by mosquitoes, and just one infected bite can afflict your pet. Like other…

  • EIA Education

    EIA Education

    Mar 24 2017

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    Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) is a viral disease with no vaccine and no cure. Though most horses with EIA die from the disease, a percentage recover. They still harbor the…

  • Thunderstorms and Your Pet

    Weather the Storm

    Mar 20 2017

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    Clouds gather; you see a strike of lightning in the distance, then a rumble of thunder. The next thing you know, your dog won’t leave your side; she’s panting and…

  • St. Patrick's Day Safety

    St. Patrick’s Day Safety

    Mar 16 2017

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    St. Patrick’s Day–the day when everyone is Irish–sets the stage for many festive revelers who enjoy celebrating with parades, parties and, often, a green brew or two. It’s also fairly…

  • k9 Comrades

    K9 Comrades

    Mar 13 2017

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    In honor of K9 Veterans Day on March 13, here are some facts you may not have known about military working dogs, also known as MWDs. – Dogs have been…