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The Plan to Clone an Extinct Horse

Posted by on Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 in General

One woman hopes technology can resurrect the Abaco Island breed.  

Ten Top Things We Love About Horses

Posted by on Thursday, December 1st, 2016 in General

Ten Top Things We Love About Horses Horses keep us, and our children, out of trouble. Horses require time. Lots of it. The time committed to the care and riding of a horse, will mean less time available to wander in the mall, play video games, and other less healthy activities. Owning a horse, builds […]

What To Do About Dog Fight

Posted by on Monday, October 24th, 2016 in General

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 What To Do About Dog Fights No matter how much we try to protect our dogs, there is always the possibility that a situation will arise that ends with a dog fight. It is important to remember that dog fights can be very dangerous for humans as well. Each fight is different and it is […]

Aging Pets Need Special Attention

Posted by on Monday, October 17th, 2016 in General

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Caring For Your Aging Pet Aging in pets happens.  We all know that bringing home a fluffy kitten or bouncing puppy can be a momentous event and that will entail changes and lifestyle adjustments for everyone involved. What is often overlooked, however, are the adjustments necessary to properly care for an aging pet. According to […]

Top Ten Reasons We Love Dogs

Posted by on Monday, October 10th, 2016 in General

Dog and Dog Owner in Car

Here Are The Top Ten Reasons We Love Dogs Dog owners are, shall we say, a special breed.  We share that special love of dogs and know how important they are to our lives.  But why, exactly do we love dogs so much?  There are a lot of answers to this question (and unique ones […]

What is Key In Dog Nutrition?

Posted by on Monday, September 26th, 2016 in General

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Dog Nutrition Essentials Dog nutrition isn’t necessarily a topic we think of everyday, but if you want your dog to live the longest, healthiest life possible your dog’s balanced nutrition is essential.   It’s critical in maintaining the growth and health of your dog. So what does this mean? First of all, what are nutrients? Nutrients are substances […]

What Relationships Does ViaGen Pets Have With Our Clients?

Posted by on Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 in General

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ViaGen Pets and Our Pet Owners In your time as a client, you may only speak to a few of the employees that help to make ViaGen Pets a possibility. It may be comforting to know that many of us are pet parents… just like you. We feel the loss you are experiencing when a […]

The Dog Days of Summer: Summer Hazards and Your Pet

Posted by on Monday, July 25th, 2016 in General

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Summer Can Pose Unique Pet Risks Attention all pet parents: it’s summertime!  (Trust us, nobody has forgotten this in Central Texas recently!) That means we are outside more enjoying swimming, hiking, boating, having picnics, gardening, taking walks, etc. Many of these fun times include our furry friends, our dogs and cats. Unfortunately, there are many […]

Why Are Regular Vet Visits Important for Dogs?

Posted by on Monday, June 20th, 2016 in General

Vet Visits For Your Dog Are Critical If ain’t broke don’t fix it, right? This is often the case with most things. But with preventative care for your beloved dog it is oftentimes better than dealing with a critical health issue that was ignored. There are things that your dog could be experiencing quietly that […]

Pet Memorial Day: Ten Ways to Memorialize Your Pet

Posted by on Monday, June 13th, 2016 in General

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Remembering Your Deceased Pet   Pet Memorial Day deals with an issue that as pet parents we all know is coming. We all dread it just the same. At some point our beloved four legged companion is going to cross the Rainbow Bridge. I hate to even think about it because thinking about it makes it […]