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Independence Day festivities can be an extremely stressful time for pets, and more pets go missing on the 4th of July than any other holiday. Here are some helpful tips to help keep your pet safe, secure and as calm as possible during the noisy celebrations: Keep your pets indoors. When taking your dog out,…

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Spring has arrived in St. Louis, which brings flowers, beautiful weather, and kittens….lots and lots of kittens. The APA takes in close to 1,000 kittens every year. If you happen to find a litter of kittens outside, what can you do? 1. Watch the kittens from a distance to see if their mom is coming…

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Meet Moe. Moe was surrendered to the APA on April 27, 2018, after badly breaking his left hind leg. His owner said he jumped from a two-story balcony and that he couldn’t afford the vet care Moe (then Mocha) would need to repair the leg. By the time Moe was surrendered to the APA, his…

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We are pleased to announce that the Petco Foundation has chosen to award a grant to the Animal Protective Association of Missouri. The grant will support our Pet Partners program, a door to door community outreach program designed to keep people and their pets together and reduce the number of pets entering local animal shelters.…

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ARIES It’s time to focus on you: this month is all about healing and wellness. On the first of the month don’t forget to take your heartworm preventative. Behind on your doses? Come to the APA’s low cost clinic and get that overdue heartworm test – your ticker will thank you, Aries pup! This will…

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