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Five Reasons to Take Your Cat to the Vet

At Humane Society of Broward County we’re celebrating National Bring Your Cat to the Vet Day with – wait for it – five reasons to take your cat to the vet. Cats hide illness well. According to the American Humane

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Vets take steps to stop the abuse of pet medications

A new and unlikely front is opening up in America’s battle against opioid abuse — the vet’s office. Public health officials across the country have been dealing with an unprecedented rise in opioid abuse. Thousands of people have become addicted

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Five things to know about pets and solar eclipse

Humans across the United States are preparing for Monday’s solar eclipse, stocking up on special glasses and in some cases traveling hundreds of miles to see the sun totally obscured by the moon – a natural phenomenon that hasn’t been

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Sunscreen for Pets

This article was written by the Humane Society of Broward County’s Staff Veterinarian, Dr. Singh. As the hot summer approaches, a couple of the most frequent questions we get asked are about sunscreen and sunburn. As we Floridians know, the

5 Tips for Your Pets for 4th of July

5 Tips for Your Pets for the 4th of July   1. Keep your pets at home This may go without saying, but the safest place for your pets once the fireworks start booming is at home. Pets don’t associate

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Memorial Day 2017

It’s less than a week until Memorial Day, and if you’re like us, you’re probably already dreaming about that day off. How are you planning on spending it? Are you hosting a barbecue? Going on a cruise? Spend the day