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The Harmful Effects That you NEED to Know About Disinfectant Residues

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Disinfecting surfaces should be quick, simple, and worry-free so that you can focus on providing the best treatment for your patients. What happens, though, when your disinfectant begins to leave behind residue on surfaces and equipment, causing more harm than good? What is Chemical Residue? Disinfectants are created to destroy pathogens of concern and reduce the spread of microorganisms between …

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Leaving Dogs in Cars in the Summer: We Debunk 3 Common Myths

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Summer is almost here and temperatures are rising across the country. Walks outside, afternoons spent at the dog park, and a good swim at the end of a long, hot day is what many of our canine friends love most. While warm temperatures are a nice change from this year’s bitterly cold winter, a hot day can quickly become a …

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The Pet Doctor Raises the Bar for Veterinary Practices Across the Country!

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It’s official! The Pet Doctor is the world’s very first Fear FreeSM Certified Veterinary Practice! Dr. Marcy Hammerle, owner of The Pet Doctor, first became a Fear FreeSM Certified Veterinary Professional when the program launched in 2016. When the announcement came that her practice could become Fear FreeSM certified with the launch of the Practice Certification program on April 2, …

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Are Seasonal Allergies Affecting Your Patients?

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May is over but allergy season is not. This time of year can trigger allergies in both humans and pets. From sneezing, itching, and runny noses, to rashes, swollen eyes and an increase in stress levels, allergies are more common in pets than owners may think! Thankfully, there are a few ways that you can educate pet owners and your …

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Friends of Colleton County Animal Shelter Continues to Improve the Lives of Animals

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Friends of Colleton County Animal Shelter (FoCCAS) has been serving the Walterboro, South Carolina area since 2009, providing loving care to animals who have yet to find their forever homes. FoCCAS is a 501 (3)c non-profit organization that relies primarily on donations and volunteers to care for animals in need. They are also a part of the Million Cat Challenge and are …

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Spring Tips To Start the Season Off Right

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Mark your calendars, because spring is here! We have been lucky over the past few weeks as warm temperatures, the twittering of birds and the first signs of new life have begun to make an appearance. When the temperatures start to rise, we can’t help but get in the mood for some spring cleaning. If you are looking to give …

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“If You Only Knew” Allows Vets to Share Their Most Disgusting Stories!

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A few months back, Rescue® Disinfectants, alongside The National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA) launched an exciting contest called, #IfYouOnlyKnew. #IfYouOnlyKnew gives veterinary technicians the chance to share their most disgusting stories, showing that caring for our fuzzy friends isn’t always a pleasant experience! A client brought their Labrador in for an appointment, and asked to have the …

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Infection Prevention for Surgical Patients

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Surgery is a standard method of treatment for animals both large and small, whether it be to remove cancerous tumors, repair broken bones, or diagnose and treat any number of disorders that are affecting a pets overall health and well-being. While surgical procedures should not create additional stress for your team, extra work must be done to protect patients from …

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Don’t Let Kennel Cough Take Over Your Practice!

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Spring is finally here and with it a season of cold and flu. While hand sanitizers and warm drinks help to keep coughs and congestion at bay, the same cannot be said for the illnesses that our furry friends can contract throughout the year. Kennel cough is one such illness that is common to our canine friends, but that can …

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Northeast Animal Shelter Saves Lives, Educates Communities and Provides Love!

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The #RescueMyShelter campaign was designed to provide shelters across the United States with Rescue Veterinary Disinfectants®, to assist staff and volunteers in creating a temporary home for animals that is free of harmful pathogens. We did not expect to receive the overwhelming number of stories and images from volunteers, pet owners, and shelters that we have! The care that animal …