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Getting Started with a Pet Turtle

Turtles may seem like the perfect pet to get when you don’t really have time to take care of a pet at all, but before you go and get yourself a new reptile check out these tips for getting started … Continue reading

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Summer Fun: Paws By The Lake

Paws by the Lake Pet Resort is here for you and your pet. We were created to alleviate the fear of leaving your pet behind while you’re on summer vacation. Paws by the Lake provides everything your pet could need … Continue reading

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Tips for Keeping Your Cat Cool This Summer

While it’s not good for anyone to be overheated and under-hydrated, these warm summer months can be risky for your feline friends too. “Cats are like people,” says Humane Society spokesperson Nancy Peterson. “They can become dehydrated and suffer organ … Continue reading

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Summer Cookout Safety for Your Dog

Most would agree that summer months are best spent enjoying the sunshine and  grilling up lots of delicious hotdogs and burgers. Does anyone know of a better way to spend the weekend than by having a cookout with your friends, … Continue reading

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Swimming Safety Tips for Your Dog

Many will agree that summertime is best spent by the pool: sunshine, splashing, fun and colorful inner tubes; however, it is important to remember that for our pets, swimming pools can be quite dangerous. Not all dogs are naturally good … Continue reading

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Tips for Keeping Your Pet Safe this July 4th

The 4th of July is an exciting time for Americans, but can be an alarming time for our pets. Of course  you want to bring your pet along to all of your independence day festivities, but it is important to … Continue reading

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Steps to Eliminate Fleas from Your Home

If you find your pet has fleas, it is necessary to treat your pet and your home as soon as possible. Although fleas do live on their host, their eggs can be found elsewhere; often flea eggs will fall off … Continue reading

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Employee Spotlight: Dr. Laura Sutherland

Dr. Laura Sutherland brings a wealth of knowledge and worldly experiences with her to the Avon Lake Animal Clinic. She has studied at both Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts and the Ohio State University, where she earned her master’s in … Continue reading

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How to Tell If Your Pet Has Ticks

With the thick of summer quickly approaching and the number of hours your pet spends outdoors increasing, it is even more important for all pet owners to regularly check your pet’s body for ticks. Catching these unwelcome parasites before they … Continue reading

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Customer Spotlight: Herky Tippy

Herky Tippy is a vivacious three year old Havanese pup who’s favorite place to visit is the Polished Paws Salon and Boutique.

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