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Rain, Mosquitoes & Heartworm

The St. Louis area has had a particularly rainy summer, and where there’s rain, there’s mosquitoes.  Keep your pet safe from potentially deadly heartworms carried by mosquitoes by learning about the problem and how to keep it from harming your furry friend. When an infected mosquito bites your pet, it transmits tiny parasitic worms into their…

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4th of July Pet Safety Tips

Scary sounds and flashes of light send some animals bolting out the door or over a fence on the 4th of July. The APA Adoption Center sees an influx of stray animals after the holiday. Keep your furry friends safe during the celebrations with these tips. Leave your dog at home when you attend celebrations with fireworks. Don’t…

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