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Our New Blog Design

June 20, 2017
SouthPaw Animal Clinic
When we first started our blog a few years ago, blogging was a new concept for me. The idea of keeping an online journal that everyone could read was a bit overwhelming. Our initial blog posts were educational and a...
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For the Love of the Job

June 10, 2017
SouthPaw Animal Clinic
“When I was younger, I wanted to be a vet.” “You are so lucky that you get to play with puppies and kitties all day.” “I don’t know how you do it. I could never put an animal to sleep.”...
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We Are Back!

May 31, 2017
SouthPaw Animal Clinic
I can not believe that it has been so long since our last post. Time sure does fly when you are taking care of patients…but we are back! We have a lot of exciting things coming up such as some...
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Blog: Animals in the Military

November 11, 2015
SouthPaw Animal Clinic
When it comes to animals being used in the military, there are quite a few different species of animals that have been enlisted.  Dogs, pigs, horses, camels, elephants, chickens, turkeys, pigeons, rats, dolphins, and sea lions are just a few of the many...
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dirty ears

Blog: What Causes Dirty Ears

November 4, 2015
SouthPaw Animal Clinic
Dirty ears in dogs and cats are a fairly common occurrence and we get many questions as a result of this.  Many people assume that a dirty ear means ear mites.  Although the vast majority of dirty ears are not due...
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Blog: Black Cats, Bats and Halloween

October 28, 2015
SouthPaw Animal Clinic
Halloween is a time of costumes, trick-or-treating, and candy. If you have you ever wondered about the history of jack-o-lanterns and witches or wondered what black cats, bats, and spiders have to do with Halloween, read on to find out more. Halloween originally...
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Blog: The Dangers of an Internet Diagnosis

October 21, 2015
SouthPaw Animal Clinic
The internet can be a wonderful and amazing place.  Where else can you search for answers, catch up with friends, and find endless hours of entertainment all from the comfort of your couch?  While I am incredibly grateful for all that...
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Veterinary Team

Blog: The Veterinary Team

October 15, 2015
SouthPaw Animal Clinic
In honor of National Veterinary Technician Week, I have been doing a lot of reflecting on the veterinary team and how crucial each member is to the care of a pet.  Unless you have worked in a veterinary practice or...
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Flea on dog

Blog: Fighting Off Fleas

October 1, 2015
SouthPaw Animal Clinic
Anyone that has dealt with a flea infestation in their home knows exactly what an exhausting and time consuming battle this can be.  We have seen a large number of dogs and cats (yes, even indoor cats) coming in with fleas...
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