How Long Does Pregnancy Last with a Dog or Cat?

Our wonderful receptionist told me they have had a couple phone calls about how long dogs and cats are pregnant. I’ll answer it now. Gestation lasts about 60-63 days for dogs and cats. Gestation longer than 70 is considered abnormal. If you have additional questions about pregnancy in dogs or cats, please call us.

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How Long do Microchips Last?

By January 14, 2018 0 Comments

How long do microchips in dogs work? Microchips are designed to work for 25 years.

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How Much Does it Cost to Microchip my Pet?

By January 10, 2018 0 Comments

I had some questions recently about microchips for dogs and cats. I answered a question last week about if it hurts and have had some new questions about the cost. The average cost to have a microchip implanted is around $60 to $70, which is a one–time fee and often includes registration in a pet…

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Does it Hurt to Get a Microchip?

Many clients ask us – does it hurt my dog or cat to get a microchip? In general, It won’t hurt any more than a routine vaccination – having a microchip implanted doesn’t even require anesthetic. The procedure is similar to administering a vaccine or a routine shot. The microchip comes preloaded in a sterile…

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Dr. Primovic’s Favorite Prevention Medication for Outdoor Cats

By December 28, 2017 0 Comments

We asked Dr. Primovic what her favorite prevention medication is for cats that go outside and her answer is “Revolution”. REVOLUTION® (selamectin) is a topical medication for cats that protects against fleas, heartworms and ear mites. Here are 4 reason she likes Revolution® for cats: It is a five-in-one solution: protects against fleas, heartworms, roundworms,…

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