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Welcome to the Forest Hills Pet Care Blog!

This a great place to connect with our vets and employees, get some great tips, and have a good laugh. 

Giardia and Giardiasis

Giardiasis is the intestinal disease caused by the parasite Giardia canis. Giardiasis usually affects dogs, particularly puppies, but can occur in cats. In Nort ...

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Classroom Pets: Things to Consider

PetSmart and the Pet Care Trust have a "Pets in the Classroom" program where kindergarten to grade six teachers can get support for having a pet in the classro ...

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IMHA: Four Letters You Never Want to Meet

Your pet's immune system is an intricate machine with dozens of types of cells and hundreds of chemical messengers that allow it to determine what to fight off. ...

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Cliff Diving through a Cloud of Expectations

Clients’ expectations of a visit to the vet sometimes differ from what a vet expects. It’s possible this is never more true than in an emergency. A couple of ye ...

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Should a Dog with MRSP be Spayed?

This is an increasingly common question, as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius (MRSP – essentially the canine version of the high-profile hum ...

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Flea Anemia

Every summer at least one of my patients dies from excessive fleas. This year we hope to get the message out early:FLEAS AREN'T JUST A NUISANCE.  THEY DRINK BL ...

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