Feeling the Burn: Summer Pet Paw Safety Basics

You’re likely to hear that winter can be brutal on a pet’s sensitive paws. Certainly, snow, ice, and winter chemicals can wreak havoc on tender paws, but summertime also poses unique challenges to paw health. Beyond just watching for hot pavement, conscientious pet owners must take precautions to keep their pet’s paws safe and comfortable.

As you gear up for summer, True Care Veterinary Hospital wants to share a few tips about summer pet paw safety. Here are some basics to prevent your pet from feeling the burn of summer.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Exercising With Your Pet

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Have you been thinking of getting more exercise? Any time of year is a great time to embark on an exercise regime. And with over 50% of pets in the United States overweight or obese, why not take the opportunity to bring your pet along with you?

Exercising with your pet can be lots of fun, but there are a few do’s and don’ts to be aware of. With some basic preparation and a little awareness, you can make exercising fun for your pet and improve his health and longevity.

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