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Yearly Archives: 2018

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Taboo Foods For Pets

The holidays can spell trouble for pets. According to the National Animal Poison Control Center these foods are No-No’s for pets: Chocolate Grapes, raisins Sugar-free gums and candies (containing xylitol) Fatty foods Onions, garlic Compost, mulch Human medications Macadamia nuts Cleaning agents Unbaked bread dough Alcohol Other Holiday Hazards: Electric Cords Tinsel Ornaments Sponges Styrofoam [...]

By |2018-12-10T20:59:39+00:00December 10th, 2018|Holiday Pets|0 Comments

We Really Love and Appreciate You

When it comes to careers, the old adage says to find something you love and you’ll never work a day in your life. That’s how we feel at Westfield Veterinary Group. We simply love animals and because you afford us the opportunity to help care for yours, we are doubly grateful. In fact, being a [...]

By |2018-12-10T20:51:16+00:00November 7th, 2018|Westfield News|0 Comments

Festive Treats For Your Pets

We don’t want to leave our pets out of the festivities, however. Here’s a great recipe that allows them to enjoy the holiday spirit too! Sweet Potato Cookies – courtesy of Petplan Feed something sweet without all the sugar; a boost of beta-carotene and punch of potassium make these cookies a healthy coda to Thanksgiving [...]

By |2018-12-10T20:58:11+00:00November 7th, 2018|Holiday Pets|0 Comments

Thanksgiving Hazards – Keep Away From Your Pets

Thanksgiving is a wonderful time to get together with family and friends and enjoy a delicious meal. However, several of our favorite holiday treats can be toxic and even life-threatening, if ingested by cats or dogs. Keep the following trimmings away from your pets: Rich, fatty foods (turkey skins, gravy, etc.,) can contribute to pancreatitis. Inflammation [...]

By |2018-12-10T21:00:54+00:00November 7th, 2018|Pet Health & Safety Tips|0 Comments

Outsmarting Fleas, Ticks, and Mosquitos

Summer has ended and we’re in the full fall swing. And while some animals prepare to head into hibernation this time of year, unfortunately many parasites do not. As much as we’d like to think we can enjoy winter without bugs, these hardy critters require our pets to have year ‘round protection. Fleas and ticks [...]

By |2018-10-17T15:29:19+00:00October 16th, 2018|Pet Health & Safety Tips|0 Comments

Halloween Fun with Your Pets

We know that many of you adorn your pets with costumes this time of year. After all, who doesn’t enjoy a good masquerade party? Let us see your pets in their full regalia! Please post pics on our Facebook page and tag us on Instagram #WestfieldVetGroup Let’s see who’s in the spooky holiday spirit!

By |2018-10-16T18:49:49+00:00October 16th, 2018|Holiday Pets|0 Comments
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