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"Pet Care 101 Spaying & Neutering." A puppy and kitten cuddling.

The topic of pet spay/neuter procedures continually creates buzz. What are the benefits of spaying or neutering your pet? When is the optimal age to spay/neuter? Is the procedure the right choice for my pet?     There are numerous benefits to having your pet spayed or neutered, most importantly: Prevention of diseases Improved behavior […]

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How to tell if your pet is in pain

  Would you know if your pet was in pain? Most of us would like to think so, but sometimes pets are exceptionally good at hiding their discomfort. Apparent signs of illness such as bloody stool, seizures or extreme weight loss are more obvious, but some are so subtle they can be unnoticed by their […]

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As you and your furry friends begin to enjoy the lovely warmer weather, be extremely cautious of the fleas and ticks lurking outdoors that can be dangerous to your pet’s health. At Grand Valley Animal Hospital, we’ve seen a dramatic increase in the amount of tick-borne disease in the northeast North Dakota region.   Last […]

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