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July 11th, 2012

Welcome to our Blog. You will find a number of interesting topics, events, and videos posted here weekly. Make sure you check back often! Or if you would like to get email when there is a new post please sign up for the RSS Feed.

April 27th, 2018

The last day of April every year we celebrate World Veterinary Day. On Saturday, April 28, the global veterinary community will come together to celebrate World Veterinary Day.

March 31st, 2018

Easter is a beautiful family focused event. However, some of our favorite Easter traditions can be dangerous for our pets, and it’s not just the chocolate you need to worry about.

March 31st, 2018

Help scoop the poop! Meet for “doo-ty” at the Picnic shelter near the skate park on the east side of the Williston Central School.

March 28th, 2018

Blue Ridge Beef is recalling one lot of its BRB Complete raw frozen dog food due to possible contamination with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes.

March 24th, 2018

The J.M. Smucker Company has announced a limited voluntary recall of specific lots of two varieties of Milo’s Kitchen dog treats, distributed nationally, because the products potentially contain elevated levels of beef thyroid hormone.

December 4th, 2017

Did you know that when you give your heartworm tablet it actually covers the pet for the month before not the current 30 days?

October 9th, 2017

Register now for our Annual Canicross Fundraiser Run to support Golden Huggs Dog Rescue and Catamount Outdoor Center. CASH ONLY day of event

August 24th, 2017

Summer vacation and nice fall weekends. We love to get our pets outdoors with us. Here are tips on preparing for your next campout. Once you have selected where you will be camping and what activities you will be doing start a list!

August 24th, 2017

Vomiting is just one of those things that happens with both dogs and cats. While the most common cause stems from an irritated stomach lining, sometimes, a vehicle is to blame!

July 14th, 2017

I and Love and You of Boulder, Colorado, has announced it is voluntarily recalling 1,299 cases of Cow-Boom! Strips Beef Gullet because the product has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

June 29th, 2017

United Pet Group, a division of Spectrum Brands, Inc., is voluntarily recalling multiple brands of rawhide dog chew products due to chemical contamination.

June 16th, 2017

Loving Pets of Cranbury, NJ is voluntarily recalling a limited number of dog treats because of the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella bacteria.

April 25th, 2017

The original product, Bravecto (fluralaner) for dogs is a flavored chewable tablet designed to kill fleas, the black-legged tick, the American dog tick and the brown dog tick for 12 weeks at a time. The medication is effective against the Lone Star tick for eight weeks.

March 6th, 2017

Blue Buffalo has issued a voluntary market withdrawal of 17 varieties of its Blue Divine Delights and Blue Wilderness Trail Trays due to quality issues with the foil seals on the top of the cups.

September 26th, 2016

Dont miss our 4th Annual Cani-Cross event at Catamount Outdoor Family Center. This is a family fun event with 2 course options both walking and running.

July 7th, 2016

When pets struggle with alone time, sometimes it can help to make their space more exciting and your time together more valuable. Boredom busters like puzzle toys and exercise are a great way to pass the time and take their mind off of the situation.

July 7th, 2016

How many photos and videos do you have of your funny feline? Now, enter for a chance to have your memes and videos play on the big screen at the Flynn Theater! Your kitty could be a STAR!

June 2nd, 2016

Blue Buffalo Company of Wilton, Connecticut, has confirmed that it is voluntarily recalling a limited batch of its Life Protection Formula Dog Food product due to the presence of excessive moisture and mold.

May 3rd, 2016

We are extremely happy to introduce you to Dr. Karinda Elliott who recently joined the Long Trail Veterinary Center Team! She is a unique addition to the Burlington area as a certified physical rehabilitator.

November 29th, 2015

According to a notice posted at PetSmart retail stores, Hill’s Pet Nutrition is conducting a voluntary market withdrawal of some of its canned dog foods for reasons unknown.

October 6th, 2015

Register today for this amazing event at the end of the month!

July 17th, 2015

There are few places on earth that can escape the powerful summer sun. Summer temperatures rise quickly and can catch us unprepared, which can be harmful or even fatal for our animals.

July 7th, 2015

Carnivore Meat Company of Green Bay, Wisconsin, has announced it is voluntarily recalling two batches of its Vital Essentials raw frozen dog food due to possible contamination with Listeria bacteria.1

June 18th, 2015

Dog Behavior Workshop @ Burton

May 29th, 2015

According to PetSmart, Himalayan Corporation of Mukilteo, WA, has issued a voluntary recall of specific Ruff Roots All-Natural Dog Chews due to potential metal contamination.

May 14th, 2015

Doggie First Aid Event TONIGHT!

May 12th, 2015

Check out this great video to understand what Giardia is and how your dog can get it.

April 27th, 2015

Nylabone Products of Neptune, NJ is recalling one lot of its Puppy Starter Kit dog chews because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

April 10th, 2015

Spring is almost here (really!) and with it comes parasites of all sorts that can infect your pet. Most dog and cat owners understand the importance of keeping their pets safe from parasites such as heartworms, intestinal worms, fleas, and ticks

March 9th, 2015

By now, many of you may may have heard about the lawsuit filed against Purina’s “Beneful” brand dog food. For those unaware, an individual in California has filed a class-action lawsuit against the company, as he believes his dogs’ unfortunate deaths were a result of being fed Beneful.

March 8th, 2015

Poison prevention week for pets is March 15th through the 21st.

February 27th, 2015

Submit your OWN funny video for a chance to win an aCATemy Award!

February 12th, 2015

Tuffy’s Pet Foods, Inc. of Perham, Minnesota, is voluntarily recalling specific lots of Nutrisca Chicken and Chick Pea Recipe Dry Dog Food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella

February 11th, 2015

If you ever wonder what your teeth would look like if you never brushed or flossed, take a look at your dog or cat’s teeth!

February 7th, 2015

Join us at the Pizzagalli Center at Shelburne Museum for an evening of purses, cocktails & hors d’oeuvres.

February 7th, 2015

On February 4, 2015, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced J. J. Fuds of Valparaiso, Indiana, is again expanding its recall of its raw frozen pet food to include a number of other products due to contamination with Listeria and/or Salmonella bacteria.

January 24th, 2015

On January 23, 2015, J. J. Fuds of Valparaiso, Indiana, announced it is recalling a select lot of J. J. Fuds Raw Frozen Pet Food because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria bacteria.

January 9th, 2015

Oh the Weather Outside is Frightful… For Pets, Too! Cold Weather Dangers for Pets

January 6th, 2015

Jump Your Bones, Inc. of Boca Raton, FL is voluntarily recalling Jump Your Bones Brand Roo Bites Dog Treats because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

December 24th, 2014

Our pets provide us with so much unconditional love that we should find ways to improve our relationship with them in the coming year. One way is to include them in our New Year’s resolutions.

December 12th, 2014

With the holiday season rapidly approaching, many pet owners are unsure which plants, foods, and decorations are and are not for their pets.

November 17th, 2014

The last thing any pet owner wants to do on Thanksgiving is rush their pet to the animal emergency room.  The sad truth is that many pets are injured or poisoned around Thanksgiving.  How can you make sure your holiday doesn’t end in disaster?

October 2nd, 2014

We have learned of a potential safety issue regarding: Angels' Eyes Tear-Stain Eliminator for Dogs and Cats, Beef Flavor

October 2nd, 2014

We have learned of a potential safety issue regarding: Angels' Eyes Tear-Stain Eliminator for Dogs and Cats, Beef Flavor

October 2nd, 2014

We have learned of a potential safety issue regarding: Angels' Eyes Tear-Stain Eliminator for Dogs and Cats, Beef Flavor

October 14th, 2014

Health officials have quarantined and will monitor dog and amid concerns surrounding deadly virus

October 2nd, 2014

Dont miss out in our 2nd Annual Canicross 5 and 2.5K Race this year.

September 24th, 2014

Fall means hunting season throughout much of the United States. Many animal lovers also love the outdoors. Whether you let your cats out by the woods, go hiking with your dogs, go out hunting with dogs, or live by a hunting area, autumn is a great time to remember how to safely share the woods while protecting pets.

September 22nd, 2014

September 28 is World Rabies Awareness Day: How to Prevent This Killer Disease

July 24th, 2014

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May 12th, 2014

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April 28th, 2014

With Earth Day (April 22) and Vermont Green up Day (May 3), it is time to consider some Earth friendly practices to help the environment when it comes to our furry companions.

April 11th, 2014

There are numerous charitable organizations out there that can help pay for a portion of medical treatments needed by pets belonging to people with limited incomes.

March 23rd, 2014

National Puppy Day is a special day to celebrate the magic and unconditional love that puppies bring to our lives. But more importantly, it’s a day to help save orphaned puppies across the globe and educate the public about the horrors of puppy mills.

March 20th, 2014

Spring Garden Safety for Pets Protect Pets From Budding Danger Beautiful gardens are in popular demand, especially with the focus on enjoyment versus looks. Before you plant any seeds, however, it’s important to remember that some of the plants that make our gardens and yards beautiful can make our animal companions sick or worse.

February 22nd, 2014

Today is National Dog Biscuit Day.While the origins of this annual “howliday” are unknown,February 23 pays homage to man’s best friend.

February 5th, 2014

It feels like the holidays again with all the snow today. While fleas and ticks aren’t usually on our mind this time of year, we wanted to let you know that we currently have 3 great offers from both Vectra3D, Frontline Plus and IverhartMax.

February 5th, 2014

The veterinarians and toxicology experts at Pet Poison Helpline have released their top 10 list of household items that generated the most poison consultations for dogs and cats in 2013.

January 28th, 2014

Check out this month’s newsletter and offers.

December 7th, 2013

With the holiday season rapidly approaching, many pet owners are unsure which plants, foods, and decorations are and are not for their pets.

December 27th, 2013

The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) reminds pet owners that if you’re planning to make a New Year’s resolution for 2014 to lose weight that you should include your pet in your plans for a healthier life.

December 23rd, 2013

Check out our Holiday Pawspectives Newsletter!

November 15th, 2013

Hot off the presses! Our november newsletter! If you dont currently receive these newsletters you can sign up here! http://eepurl.com/IVsgj

November 12th, 2013

Our first event was a great success! Here is a summary of the winners!

November 7th, 2013

The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Vermont Department of Health and Vermont Veterinary Medical Association urge Vermonters to utilize best management practices when adopting a pet.

November 7th, 2013

Arthritis is a degenerative and painful condition that affects millions of people in the US. It is even more prevalent in dogs: 1 in 5 adult dogs have it and that number doubles once the dog is older than 7. 

October 22nd, 2013

Check out our October Newsletter! http://eepurl.com/HpDZX

October 16th, 2013

Dont miss out on the area’s FIRST Canicross 2.5/5K Read more and sign up! There will be prizes!! http://catamountoutdoor.com/2013/10/canine-cross-5-km-running-race/

October 16th, 2013

Hunting season doesn’t mean you have to stay home, but it is important to take some precautions before you hit the trail.

October 14th, 2013

Many people like to have fun during the Halloween festivities, but our pets can truly be frightened by all of the noises and costumes. Halloween is a holiday with many dangers for our dogs and cats.

September 19th, 2013

Check out our September Newsletter and Rabies and Exam end of the month Special!

September 17th, 2013

Pet insurance provider VPI reveals this year’s quirkiest names for feline policyholders.

September 13th, 2013

The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has announced a voluntary recall of Joey’s Jerky Chicken Jerky treats due to possible contamination with Salmonella bacteria.

September 11th, 2013

World Rabies Day is designed to raise awareness about both human and animal rabies. In honor of this, we are promoting a Special Combo Deal from Sept 23-27th ONLY: $49.99 Exam & Rabies vaccine.

September 4th, 2013

BURLINGTON – Wonder where the ticks are lurking in your community?

August 16th, 2013

The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) has voluntarily recalled specific lots of dry pet food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

August 12th, 2013

With summer in full swing, many of our pets are having more wildlife encounters. One wild animal that can have implications for both our large and small pets are porcupines.

August 6th, 2013

Veterinarians estimate that more than 88 million pets are far too heavy and this tendency towards chubbiness is causing injuries, illnesses and even shortening life spans.

August 1st, 2013

Blue green algae, (known as cyanobacteria) are microscopic plants that grow in any type water and are too small to be seen. However, they can experience rapid growth (bloom) in nutrient rich water in late summer or early fall and can be deadly to animals.

July 15th, 2013

Read the latest Pawspectives Newsletter!

July 8th, 2013

Many pet owners these days like to use CareCredit to pay for pet items and services at the vet since they do not have to pay in the amount full for at least 6 months. However, CareCredit has recently changed their promotional financing but has not done enough to make this know to you.

July 8th, 2013

Looking for Forever Home for Purebred Golden Retriever

June 27th, 2013

What would you do if you found your dog outside fighting with a raccoon?

June 25th, 2013

June 19, 2013 – The Robert Abady Company of Poughkeepsie, New York, has announced it is voluntarily recalling two of their frozen dog food products due to contamination with Salmonella bacteria.

June 11th, 2013

A microchip is a small device about the size of a grain of rice that is implanted beneath your pet’s skin. It contains a unique number used to identify the animal. This number links to your contact information in an online registry that allows shelters, clinics, veterinarians, and humane organizations to contact you if your lost pet is found. The microchip itself does not store your contact information.

June 10th, 2013

Many an evening, just after 5:00, one of our volunteers shows up in athletic gear. He’s arrived to take his favorite shelter resident, Ridley, out for a run.

June 5th, 2013

SUNDAY, JUNE 9, BATTERY PARK, BURLINGTON

May 23rd, 2013

The annual Take Your Dog To Work Day (TYDTWDay) was first celebrated in 1999 by Pet Sitters International. It was created to celebrate the great companions pets make and encourage their adoptions. It encourages employers to experience the joy of pets in the workplace at least 1 day a year and positively support their local pet community.

May 23rd, 2013

Long Trail Veterinary Center Pawspective Newsletter – http://eepurl.com/y95XP

May 21st, 2013

Many of you may be suffering from the effects of extremely high pollen counts. Did you know that your pets can suffer from seasonal allergies, too? They may not have a sniffling or runny nose, but your pets can suffer right along with you. Our pets get itchy when they have allergies, and when they scratch, the itchiness gets worse.

May 15th, 2013

Truman is just six years old, but what you might call an “old soul.” He’s calm, contemplative–he embodies that alluring feline Zen. And yet, Truman is not aloof: he prefers to meditate right next to you. If you need a little serenity in your hectic life, let Truman work his magic. He’ll make your home a sanctuary.

May 9th, 2013

Every year, about five million people are bitten by dogs (half of these are children) and almost a million of those require medical attention. Medical bills and the emotional damage, especially to children, is incalculable.  How can man’s best friend be responsible for so much damage?

May 7th, 2013

Thinking about where to go on your summer vacation?!?!?!

April 29th, 2013

One meeting with this sweet girl and we know you’ll be smitten!  Roxy doesn’t fully believe in herself—but she should: she’s got all of the fantastic qualities we look for in a dog. She boasts a lovely, wiggly personality, plenty of intelligence, a desire to see the world, and tons of affection. Though shy around unfamiliar people at first, Roxy’s truly a sweet and friendly dog at heart. She’s happy to stroll around town, take a ride in the car, or simply lie around with you. In fact, Roxy is content to do just about anything so long as she’s by your side! Will you help her believe in herself?

April 29th, 2013

Service animals – including guide dogs, service dogs, working dogs, military dogs, and search and rescue dogs – selflessly give so much to the people they serve and the public. LTVC is giving back to these incredibly talented animals by offering free dental exams to service animals for the entire month of June and the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) has wholeheartedly endorsed that contribution to some of our nation’s hardest workers.

April 24th, 2013

Natura Pet Products is recalling its dry foods for dogs and cats because they may be contaminated with salmonella bacteria.

April 23rd, 2013

Long Trail Veterinary Center April Pawspectives – http://eepurl.com/x7pRn

April 16th, 2013

April is Pet First Aid Awareness Month and a great opportunity for pet owners to brush up on tips to keep their animals safe and healthy as we head into spring and summer.

April 14th, 2013

Inky

April 4th, 2013

Bravo! Voluntary Recall for Three Raw Frozen Food Diet for Dogs and Cats Because of Possible Salmonella Health Risk

March 25th, 2013

Need a dog license? Or just need to get your cat updated on its Rabies vaccine.

March 20th, 2013

We usually think of robins as the first sign of spring, but the new reality in Vermont seems to be that ticks are also one of the first creatures to reappear as the weather warms. As soon as the temperature sneaks above 35 degrees for more than a day or two, ticks start questing for a blood meal. 

March 18th, 2013

March 18, 2013 – Natural Pet Products has confirmed it is recalling four of its most popular brands of dry dog food due to possible contamination with Salmonella bacteria.

March 18th, 2013

Here is a free online series of webinars that can give you extra knowledge to protect your pet from hidden dangers in your home as well as help you identify and deal with emergency situations.

March 18th, 2013

Cats, yep. Kids, yep. Dogs? Yep! This gal is one cool peanut … she knows how to work a crowd. And she never wants to be far from the crowd.

March 14th, 2013

With the spring holidays of Easter, Passover, and Mother’s Day approaching, I want to inform you of a national campaign to raise the awareness of lily toxicity to cats. This is especially pertinent as the recent AVMA survey shows Vermont tops in the nation for cat ownership with almost 50% of households having at least one cat.

March 13th, 2013

Poison prevention week for pets is March 17th through the 23rd. This annual observance started in 1961 to highlight the dangers of accidental poisonings in children, and is a great time to discuss potential dangers to our pets as well.

March 12th, 2013

LOST DOG

March 12th, 2013

It may not feel like it right now, but June is just around the corner. Time to start gearing up for the annual Walk for the Animals!

March 6th, 2013

Madeline may be a cat, but she’s not into the rat race. She came from a home with a lot of hustle and bustle, and it just got to her, plain and simple.

February 28th, 2013

This week—February 24 through March 2, 2013—is Bird Health Awareness Week.

February 20th, 2013

After recently receiving notice that there is a piece of VT legislation that will make Vermont’s State Dog: a Rescue Dog I thought it appropriate to share these Top 10 Truths that Kimberly Wang came up with on her blog:

February 19th, 2013

Have you seen a cuter face? Othello never need be jealous with looks like these. In his previous life, Othello braved the cold in an outdoor hutch and went without sufficient resources.

February 9th, 2013

Birds gotta fly, fish gotta swim and dogs gotta chew. But as much as dogs love it, the painful dental problems that sometimes accompany their chomping habits aren’t quite as enjoyable.

February 8th, 2013

After a monthlong Facebook contest called Save Your Token, voters gave the silver iron the boot — and elected to replace it with a feline figurine. The cat token won 31 percent of the fan vote, beating out other charming options like toy robot, guitar, helicopter and diamond ring.

February 7th, 2013

Tooth resorption is one of the most common dental problems suffered by cats, second only to periodontal disease, according to the American Veterinary Dental Society (AVDS). The AVDS estimates that 72% of cats age 5 or over have at least one oral resorptive lesion. Is your cat among them? Unfortunately, you may not be able to tell.

February 4th, 2013

Fido’s or Fluffy’s bad breath could be the cause of a larger issue brewing. Oral odor might signify a serious health risk, with the potential to damage not only your pet’s teeth and gums but its internal organs as well. To address the significance of oral health care for pets, the AVMA and several veterinary groups annually sponsor National Pet Dental Health Month in February.

January 23rd, 2013

Many of you are likely already aware of the large amount of upper respiratory issues that impacted the canine community since the holidays. Initially this was suspected to just be Bordetella (Kennel Cough). We did culture a number of dogs that were very sick and actually tested positive for Canine Influenza. In light of this we have decide to hold a Canine Influenza Vaccine Clinic from Jan 28 – Feb 9th to encourage participation.

January 21st, 2013

Dont let winter get you or your pet down. One of our clients proved that both you and your pet can stay in shape during the winter months by creating a routine that includes both of you.

January 21st, 2013

Three things make Penny and Leo blissfully happy: fresh greens, toys that make noise, and each other. These two are best, best buds—we’ll often catch Leo grooming Penny’s ears, or Penny burying her face in Leo’s fluffy shoulder.

January 17th, 2013

Milo’s Kitchen, Waggin’ Train and Canyon Creek Ranch brands have pulled affected treats from retailer shelves.

January 14th, 2013

Please enjoy this month’s Pawspectives Newsletter with tips, events and info.

January 13th, 2013

What: Cat House Decorating Project for kids.

January 13th, 2013

Now’s the time to snuggle up in front of a fireplace with a warm kitty on your lap or a puppy at your feet.

January 4th, 2013

Up for Adoption: Tyson, Willis

December 31st, 2012

Read our latest Pawspectives Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/ttL1L

December 20th, 2012

Contact the Humane Society of Chittenden County for further information.

December 20th, 2012

Bittering agent will be applied to products manufactured in all 50 states.

December 19th, 2012

Dog treats were made specifically for PetSmart stores. Dec 17, 2012

December 17th, 2012

With all the hustle and bustle of holiday preparations, one of our largest concerns are what we call “foreign bodies.

December 14th, 2012

The holidays can indeed be stressful for many of us. International travel with a pet during the holidays just adds to the mix.

December 10th, 2012

If you have cats (or dogs or young kids), don’t forget to make sure your tree is secure in its stand – fastening it to the wall is even better.

December 6th, 2012

Up For Adoption: Duke and Pumpkin!

December 4th, 2012

Timber Lane Allergy & Asthma Research, LLC. is looking for participants for a clinical research study.

November 23rd, 2012

Does your dog commonly has vaccine reactions no matter what you do??!! You are in luck!

November 21st, 2012

Here’s some tips to make sure your Thanksgiving is a happy and healthy one!

November 20th, 2012

To help kick off the winter season we are pleased to announce the official launch of our Season’s Pass Card Program

November 15th, 2012

Up for Adoption: Precious and Chloe!

November 10th, 2012

Pet food found to be high in moisture. Wellness Natural Pet Food recalled some 12-pound bags of Small Breed Adult Health Dry Dog Food with the “best by” date of Aug. 18, 2013. The batch was found to be high in moisture, which could cause the food to mold before its expiration date.

November 8th, 2012

For information about Gus and Oliver, or to see other adoptable pets; contact the Humane Society of Chittenden County at http://www.chittendenhumane.org/

November 5th, 2012

When preparing for evacuation the more your can be prepared in advance and calm, the calmer your pet will be. They can sense your anxiety.

October 25th, 2012

If you or anyone you know is interested in adoption, please call the Humane Society of Chittenden County at (802) 862-0135 or email bestfriends@chittendenhumane.org. For more information on adopting, or other adoptable pets, visit http://www.chittendenhumane.org/.

October 24th, 2012

It’s that time of year again, folks! A time when not only is it fun, but its encouraged to dress up and go out on the town in crazy outfits; and that includes your pets!

October 16th, 2012

We are pleased to inform you that November 6th from 6:30-8pm we have been able to get a representative from VPI insurance to come talk to you about Pet Insurance.

October 11th, 2012

For more information on Shirley and Lucy, or other loving companions who are looking for homes visit, www.chittendenhumane.org .

October 7th, 2012

Details of the recall and warning posted to the Petco website are as follows:

October 1st, 2012

Here is a recent article we found on kids getting sick from their pets…just wanted to make you aware:

September 18th, 2012

“Littlewan” is a two-year old orange male Domestic Short Hair cat.

September 14, 2012

People often say to our staff, “How do you work there? I’d take all the animals home!” Well in that case, we’re hiring!

September 13th, 2012

Check out the photos!

September 12th, 2012

Breeder’s Choice Pet Foods has recalled specific batches of its AvoDerm Natural Lamb Meal & Brown Rice Adult Dog Formula. Here’s the information from the company’s statement(PDF):

September 12th, 2012

World Rabies Day is designed to raise awareness about both human and animal rabies. In honor of this day, we are promoting a Special Combo Deal: $34.99 exam & $12 Rabies vaccine.

September 11th, 2012

SAVE the DATE: Shelburne Museum and Pet Food Warehouse will be hosting the “Pawlympics” on Sunday, September 16th from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

September 4th, 2012

Maddie Rose is a wonderful 9-year-old, declawed cat. She was abandoned by her owners and taken in by Rita Thrun.  She has a great temperament, “as sweet as can be” says Rita.

September 4th, 2012

If anyone has any information concerning Lola, please contact HomeAgain at 1-888-466-3242. Lola is sorely missed and her owners would love to see her returned home safely.

August 31st, 2012

While we will be closed Labor Day, Monday, Sept 3 for appointments, we will be available for emergencies.

August 30th, 2012

Don’t miss out on these two full-of-love companions! See their profiles and adoption information at http://www.chittendenhumane.org/

August 29th, 2012

“Lola” went missing from 251 Country Meadows in Colchester last friday 8/24.

August 27th, 2012

If you have any information regarding this lost companion or her whereabouts – please contact HomeAgain at 1888-466-3242.

August 27th, 2012

Buddy and Jumber are now up for adoption at the Humane Society of Chittenden County!

August 21st, 2012

“Princess” is a 5 year old spayed female bulldog.

August 16th, 2012

Check out the really nice article done by the Williston Observer today!

August 15th, 2012

Arthur Dogswell LLC is voluntarily recalling 1,051 cartons of Catswell Brand VitaKitty Chicken Breast with Flaxseed and Vitamins.

August 14th, 2012

“Herbie Hancock” is a handsome 4 year olf Neutered Male dog of an unknown mix breed.

August 14th, 2012

“Boss” went missing from a Burlington apartment on Front Street the night of August 10th. He slipped out through a screen door and is sorely missed by his person, Dave, a new resident to VT from Toronto.  

August 12th, 2012

“Oscar” is a grey and white male American Shorthair cat. He weighs approximately 8 pounds and is 9 months old. His People classify him as a long and skinny cat with a great personality.

August 10th, 2012

Some people like kittens who climb curtains and do back flips into lamps. Other people prefer their lamps upright. Tank is definitely not into ninja warrior training.

August 8th, 2012

International Assistance Dog Week (IADW) is August 5-11. It was created to recognize all the devoted, hardworking assistance dogs helping individuals mitigate their disability related limitations.

August 6th, 2012

You dont want to miss out on this amazing sporting dog event!

August 4th, 2012

Introducing the Garmin® Alpha™: Premium Integrated Tracking and Training for Sporting Dogs

August 4th, 2012

Check out these black beauties! Golden Huggs brought in these beautiful 5 month old puppies in for their shots today.

July 26th, 2012

Thumper is a good-natured boy searching for the simple life: a healthy diet, some regular exercise and a lot of love and affection!

July 25th, 2012

PMI Nutrition International is expanding its voluntary recall of Mazuri and LabDiet feed to include additional varieties of those brands and varieties of AquaMax feed due to the potential for elevated vitamin D levels.

July 25th, 2012

“Jax” is a Male orange Domestic Short Hair cat with a bob-tail. He lives on Hemlock Rd. in St. George Villa, and is presumed to have gone missing from that area.

July 24th, 2012

Lost Dog: Missing from Oak Hill Lane Cross Streets: Deer Run Lane and Plains Rd

July 19th, 2012

Lost Dog: Last seen Downtown Burlington on Church St. on Friday, July 13th.

July 19th, 2012

“AGATHA” is a 2.5yr old spayed female, black and tan Domestic Short Hair cat.

July 19th, 2012

“ALICE” is a 1.5 year old female Guinea Pig looking for a forever home!

July 18th, 2012

Prairie Beef Meal and Barley Medley Kibble for Dogs, made by Nature’s Variety, may not remain fresh for the shelf life of the product. According to a July 12 release by the company, a voluntary recall of the product is in effect due to an “off-odor smell that may develop over time.”

July 18th, 2012

Question: What is the best way to pull ticks off of my animal?

July 18th, 2012

Overview of canine artificial insemination for the breeder

July 18th, 2012

Question: What is the best way to travel this summer with my Pet?

June 26th, 2012

We are pleased to announce our new website is LIVE.

June 7th, 2012

Only 32 days till our practice doors open!

May 24th, 2012

We just wanted to share that our Facebook page is now LIVE.  We have recently posted some photos of construction to keep you up to date on our progress!

May 8th, 2012

May 20-26, 2012, is National Dog Bite Prevention Week!

April 16th, 2012

Dogs get lost every day. In fact, statistics show ONE IN THREE pets will get lost at some point in their life.

April 12th, 2012

In 2011, Veterinary Pet Insurance Co. (VPI) reports that policyholders spent more than $46 million in  treating the 10 most common medical conditions afflicting their pets. Here are the Top 10:

March 10th, 2012

National Puppy Day is a special day, recognized on March 23rd annually, to celebrate the magic and unconditional love that puppies bring to our lives.

February 28th, 2012

World Spay Day is officially the last Tuesday of February. Spay/neuter or educational events are being held around the world throughout February in honor of Spay/Neuter Awareness Month.

January 27th, 2012

For the hunting and working dog owners out there, outdoor specialty retailer Cabela’s recently launched Cabela’s Pet Insurance in partnership with Embrace Pet Insurance of Beachwood, OH.

January 2nd, 2012

January 2012 marks the 11th annual observance of Adopt-A-Rescued-Bird month. The ASPCA originally proclaimed January as the official Adopt-A-Rescued-Bird month in 2002 to encourage bird-lovers to consider adopting a pet bird instead of buying one from a pet store.

December 14th, 2011

February 1st, 2011

Thank you for visiting Long Trail Vets! We strive to provide you access to the most current preventive animal care programs, certified breeding and reproductive services, online pharmacy for home delivery (current clients only), and other important resources.