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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9 Tips to Keep Your Pet Safe this Holiday Season

By December 19, 2017 0 Comments

It is important to be aware of the some of the seasonal hazards that can pose dangers for your pet. There is so much going on during this season and these things impact different pets in different ways. Some are not bothered by much of anything while others become stressed or expose themselves to dangers….

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