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We were adopted: March 11 – 17, 2019

Monday, March 18, 2019

Our homeless pets had a very lucky week and found a loving, lasting home at last! Long-term residents- Blue Bee, Plum and Rabbit- all found their perfect match and we….

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graphic with text: poison prevention awareness month, photos of kitten and dog

Common toxicities in companion animals

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Think of the word “poison” – what does this term bring to mind? Does it conjure the image of a skull-and-crossbones label? Though this may be what many of us….

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We were adopted: March 4 – 10, 2019

Monday, March 11, 2019

March began with an awesome adoption week! Over 50 pets found their match and went home to loving guardians. Want to help our homeless pets? Register for the 17th Annual….

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We were adopted: February 25 – March 3, 2019

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Welcome to the new “We Were Adopted” blog! We are so excited to debut our revamped template and we hope you enjoy it too! We had a fabulous adoption week….

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small dog on exam table with veterinary assistant and veterinarian on either side

Pyometra: A medical emergency in intact female dogs and cats

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

There are numerous benefits to spaying and neutering. Our team hopes that raising awareness to pyometra – a deadly condition that may be unfamiliar to many pet guardians – will help keep our pet community healthy.

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We were adopted: February 18 – 24, 2019

Monday, February 25, 2019

Over 45 pets found a loving, lasting home this past week! If you love our pets, but are not in a position to adopt, consider supporting our homeless pets by….

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Photo grid of three cats, each with the mouths open wide, showing their teeth

Feline dental disease: Recognizing and addressing it in your cat

Tuesday, February 05, 2019

Many of us – even those working in veterinary medicine – pay too little attention to what is one of the most common ailments in adult cats: dental disease.

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Pets adopted from the Richmond SPCA this holiday season

Fact check: Are pets adopted at the holidays more likely to be returned?

Thursday, January 10, 2019

The news media has been under considerable scrutiny and attack lately. Many people feel a deep distrust of the news media while others, and I would count myself among this….

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