Dr. Mike Hutchinson

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Local Veterinarian Details First Aid Kit Essentials For Pets

Most of us have a first aid kit in our house and many people have them in their cars as well. However, do you have a first aid kit for your pets?


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Does It Really Do That: Plaque Attack

Does your dog have dental issues? Lots of them do. In fact, smaller breeds seem more prone to plaque and tartar build-up. Veterinarians say it’s important to take care of that, and there are plenty of products that claim to be able to help.


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Dog Treats Made In China Concern Pet Owners

Pet owners are carefully checking labels after a rise in recent cases of dogs being sickened in the U.S. and Canada by chicken jerky treats made in China.


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Local Veterinarian Takes Stem Cell Work Around The Globe

There is an old saying that, “It’s hard to keep a good man down.” In this case, it’s hard to keep a good man home. A local veterinarian has been traveling the world teaching other vets about his work with stem cells.


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Vet: Exotic Animals Shouldn’t Be With Private Owners

If there’s an exotic animal living in your neighborhood, give the Pa. Game Commission a call. “We will definitely look into that – that’s probably not going to be a good thing,” Pa. Game Commission Officer Gary Fujak said.


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PTL Links: Aug. 8, 2011

Visit the links below for more information on today’s guests and topics: Winter White Wedding Prize Pancreatic Cancer Walk Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Dr. Mike Hutchinson At Animal General, Cranberry Weight Watchers Swap.Com


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Dog Owners Urged To Check For Heartworm

If you’re a dog owner, chances are your veterinarian has recommended that you put your pet on heartworm medicine.


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Does It Really Do That? Bark-Off

More than 77 million Americans own at least one dog, and many of them want to know how to get them to stop barking. What if there was kind of a remote control that would allow you to turn off your dog’s barking whenever you want?