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  • National Heartworm Prevention Month-What in the world is a Heartworm?

    Apr 22 2015

    Sure, you know that we tell you that your pet needs to take heartworm preventative and be tested at least once each year- but do you know why it is…

  • Introducing Odie- March 2015 Pet Of The Month

    Apr 12 2015

    Congratulations to “Odie” our very first Pet of the Month. Odie’s owner tells us that Odie just loves squeaker toys that look like animals, and his favorite trick is “roll…

  • Flea & Tick Prevention

    Apr 08 2015

    Yes, the ticks are out and about and looking for a meal- If you haven’t started your flea and tick preventative yet, now is the time. Ticks carry many diseases-…

  • Why Does My Indoor Cat Need Vaccinations?

    Mar 25 2015

    “My cats are indoor only- Do I really need to vaccinate them”? We hear this question a lot- which probably means there are even more people out there wondering the…

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    Rockford Veterinary Clinic Pet of the Month

    Feb 24 2015

    Do you think your pet would like to be the Rockford Veterinary Clinic Pet of the Month? Stop in anytime this month to enter your pet into our Pet of…

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    National Puppy Day Event- 3/21/15

    Feb 16 2015

    Join us in celebration of National Puppy Day! We will be hosting a FREE puppy social hour on Saturday, March 21st, 2015 from 1:30 PM-3:00 PM. Please see our Facebook…

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    International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day- 2/23/15

    Feb 16 2015

    Join us in celebration of International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day! We will be giving away special “doggie bags” to all of our canine visitors on February 23rd, 2015. Check out…

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    How to Brush Your Pet’s Teeth

    Feb 10 2015

    Brushing your pet’s teeth is vital to their overall health. Are you ready to start brushing your pet’s teeth but unsure how to start? Check out this brief video. Be…

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    Dental Health Month

    Jan 05 2015

    Dental care is imperative to every pet’s health. Peridontal disease causes bad breath and painful mouth issues that we can smell and see, but it also creates damage in areas…

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    Rabies Statistics

    Nov 17 2014

    The AVMA has just released (11/15/14) a publication on reported Rabies cases for 2013. Check out this infographic: https://www.avma.org/Events/pethealth/Documents/Rabies_Infographic2013data.pdf The full length publication is available at: http://avmajournals.avma.org/doi/abs/10.2460/javma.245.10.1111