Tag - canine

VIDEO: How to measure blood glucose in a cat – Diabetic cat

By VanEastVet, on Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

Testing your diabetic cat’s blood glucose is more accurate and cheaper than doing it at a veterinary hospital, and it does not have to be difficult!   Here’s a quick guide to easy at-home blood glucose checks for your diabetic cat. Please remember, practice makes perfect, and love your felines!

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Surviving winter, happy and healthy!

By VanEastVet, on Friday, November 17th, 2017

With the cold weather truly settling in for the winter season, here are some tips to make sure both your pets and neighbourhood wildlife get through the long winter ahead in one piece. Lets start with Think and Thump! The warmth from your car is appealing to a lot of creatures trying to avoid the […]

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VIDEO: How-to approach a dog for the first time

By VanEastVet, on Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

This week’s video is How-to approach a dog you do not know.  It is loosely based on the guidelines put out by the American veterinary medicine association (AVMA).  A particularly useful guide if you have kids who like animals.  Its important to pet as many dogs as you can, but please do so safely!

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