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Fun Facts About the Labrador Retriever

The Labrador Retriever is one of America’s favorite dogs! Originating in Newfoundland, the retriever is a popular breed in Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States, having won “Most Popular Breed” for a record-breaking 26 consecutive years.   Life Expectancy: 10-14 years Colors: yellow, brown, black Weight: Male 64-79 pounds, Female 55-71 pounds Temperament: […]

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Facts About French Bulldogs

The French bulldog breed originated in and around Nottingham, England. Therefore, they aren’t really French. As lace workers were displaced from England during the Industrial Revolution, they migrated to France, of course taking their bulldogs with them. These pups served as little lap blankets while the lace makers worked. The reference “French” bulldog actually originated […]

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Periodontal Disease in Pets

One of the questions that are commonly asked about pet insurance is if it covers dental cleanings. Pet insurance is reserved for unforeseen accidents and illnesses requiring veterinarian intervention to preserve the life of your pet. Teeth cleanings are considered an elective and preventative procedure similar to vaccinations, nail trimmings, and heartworm/flea medications. However, the […]

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