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Animal Care Tips – Paws for the Cause

I ™ve been thinking about exercise and diet a lot lately (see why in the next paragraph.) This Monday I saw 5 dogs in a row that were physically fit, and I found myself truly amazed. At least 70-80% of the pets we see each day are overweight. Those that are not carrying extra pounds [...]

By | April 5th, 2008|Community Service|0 Comments

Animal Care Tips – No Wine for Pets

As we prepare for our big Open House and wine tasting Gala on April 6, 2008 I am reminded to warn you that grapes have been shown to be toxic to dogs. While this is a relatively recent discovery, we do know that some dogs will develop kidney failure in response to ingestion of any [...]

By | March 30th, 2008|Community Service, Pet Health Care|0 Comments

Animal Care Tips – Open House

Happy Easter weekend and welcome to spring! I have taken on a crazy project and I think it is time to go truly public with it. Several friends from ACC and I, all of whom are not runners, have decided to train with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society to run a full marathon in June! [...]

By | March 22nd, 2008|Community Service|0 Comments

Animal Care Tips – A Case of Cancer

San Luis Obispo ™s Relay For Life is going on today at Santa Rosa Park. In honor of this American Cancer Society fundraiser, I thought I would tell the story of Riley. Riley was an 8 year old Australian Shepherd with a vital career as an agility dog. One morning his œmother  called me. [...]

By | June 30th, 2007|Community Service, Pet Health Care|0 Comments

Animal Care Tips – Dog Wash

If you and your dog are out and about on Saturday, June 2, we have the perfect activity for you! You can have one of our doctors wash your dog at Animal Care Clinic ™s annual fundraising dog wash! Our community service team, œPaws For the Cause , will be participating in the American Cancer [...]

By | May 28th, 2007|Community Service|0 Comments

Animal Care Tips – Relay for Life

Animal Care Clinic is up to another community service activity - and we want every one of you to join us! Relay For Life is the American Cancer Society ™s celebration of cancer survival that also serves as a great fundraiser and educational event. This is a 24 hour relay. That means that our team, [...]

By | June 4th, 2006|Community Service|0 Comments

Animal Care Tips – Welcome

I hope you are reading your paper early today, because we are having an open house and would love to meet you. Come down to Animal Care Clinic between 9am and 2pm today and let us show you around! You can start by meeting our newest doctor! Marissa Greenberg has joined us this week as [...]

By | May 21st, 2006|Community Service|0 Comments