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How Pet Microchips Work

How Pet Microchips Work

How Do Pet Microchips Work? If you've been on the fence about having your pet microchipped, it might help ease your mind to understand how microchips work. While they do not provide GPS tracking capabilities, they do offer a permanent means of identification for your...

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Learn How To Spot Signs of Heatstroke in Your Pet

Learn How To Spot Signs of Heatstroke in Your Pet

How to Spot Heatstroke in Your Pet As summer reaches its height, your furry pal may grow more accustomed to the high temperatures and humidity levels associated with the season, but they still can succumb to heatstroke. Abrupt temperature increases can cause a sudden...

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Avoid These Waterborne Pet Parasites

Avoid These Waterborne Pet Parasites

4 Waterborne Illnesses Your Pet Can Contract from Swimming Summertime may mean your furry pal is splashing in and out of water all season long. While the refreshing water is a great way to cool off, it also can harbor a variety of pet parasites and pathogens that can...

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4 Ways to Ensure You Have a Cool Pet This Summer

4 Ways to Ensure You Have a Cool Pet This Summer

4 Fun Ways to Have a Cool Pet in the Summer Heat Summertime is full of opportunities to enjoy the outdoors, although high temperatures and humidity can make it uncomfortable for your pet. Help your furry pal beat the heat with the following tips. #1: Fill up a wading...

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How to Clean Your Dog’s Ears and Apply Medication

How to Clean Your Dog’s Ears and Apply Medication

Watch two of our veterinary technicians demonstrate how to properly clean your dog's ears and apply medication.Ready to schedule an appointment?   Requesting an appointment online takes under a minute. We're here to make your life easier.

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Laser Therapy FAQ

Laser Therapy FAQ

We are now proud to offer Laser Therapy at Spot On Veterinary Hospital. Are you interested in learning more about how Laser Therapy works and could benefit your pet heal faster and decrease pain? Read our FAQs, watch the video below, and come to our open...

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Highlights From Our Pet Prom On News 12

Highlights From Our Pet Prom On News 12

🎥📺Did you see our Pet Prom made it on News 12 Connecticut today?📺🎥Our red carpet pups are officially superstars!🌟Check it out! Ready to schedule an appointment? Requesting an appointment online takes under a minute. We're here to make your life...

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Canine Influenza Outbreak in Connecticut and New York

Canine Influenza Outbreak in Connecticut and New York

If your dog is not vaccinated, we recommend doing so. Vaccination is especially important for young, senior, immune compromised dogs, and those who regularly interact with other pets in dog parks, daycare, or boarding.  Because we are concerned about the health...

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