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Puppy Training

Puppy Training

HOUSEBREAKING A PUPPY It is important to recognize that house breaking a puppy does not occur in days or weeks, but sometimes, in months. We have all heard the tale from a friend or relative – “I got my puppy house broken in one week.” Well, it really depends on their...

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Ensuring Cats Use the Litter Box

Ensuring Cats Use the Litter Box

Here at Animal Care Clinic, we know how important it is to our clients that our feline friends use their litter boxes and not our carpets, clothing, or rugs. It can ruin the animal human bond when this is not happening. Here’s some helpful tips to prevent a problem...

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How To Prevent Fleas & Ticks for 3 Months with 1 Chew

How To Prevent Fleas & Ticks for 3 Months with 1 Chew

Topical flea & tick medications can be great for your dog, but they can also be messy. Not only that, but it can be tricky to remember to apply topical flea & tick medication monthly. Nonetheless, the team at Animal Care Clinic of Pingree Grove believes...

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Buy Your Kid a Dog

Buy Your Kid a Dog

By Dr. Dan Markwalder, DVM Most of us want to raise our kids to be leaders – to dream their own dreams stand up against the crowd when the crowd is wrong, and enjoy the joy and accomplishment of working well with others. But, how do you nurture these skills in...

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Bladder Stones Oh My

Bladder Stones Oh My

The fast onset of urinary issues is one of the more common problems we encounter for pets at Barrington Square Animal Hospital. Our clients in Hoffman Estates may recognize these problems after a variety of clinical signs develop in their pets including: increased...

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Pet Safety Considerations for Late Winter/Early Spring

Pet Safety Considerations for Late Winter/Early Spring

Here at Animal Care Clinic of Pingree Grove, we want our patients to steer clear of safety hazards which can turn into emergencies.  Each season has its own unique circumstances that we should prepare for to help minimize certain dangers.  Here are some tips to help...

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