Under the Sea

Kids Contest.

Ever wondered what is beneath the waves off the San Diego coast? These are just a few of the creatures you will find in the Kelp Forests off our coast.

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Make It A Date

Fall 2016.

Reptile Awareness Day

On October 21 join in celebrating the amazing creatures that are reptiles. Take the day to donate or volunteer at a local reptile conservation group, learn about their natural habitats and the ecological threats that they are facing.

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Pampurred Pet

Holiday Gift Guide.

The holidays are upon us and tis the season to pamper your pets (and their owners) with the latest and greatest gifts.

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Paws For Thought

The Cat’s Meow.

7 Reasons Why Cat’s Meow.

Cats can make more than 100 vocal sounds and depending on the situation, they are capable of a much wider range of vocalizations than any other human pet. Have you ever wondered why cats meow? Well here are the top 7 reasons:

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Splash and Dash Groomerie & Boutique
Celebrating Anniversary in Point Loma.

Splash and Dash Groomerie & Boutique, America’s fastest growing pet franchise, according to Inc. Magazine, has been open in Point Loma for nearly a year now. This location offers a high quality pet boutique and luxurious dog grooming services. What has truly made this company famous is their unlimited Bath and Brush monthly membership starting at $39.95.

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Pet-LUVing Travelers

Southwest Airlines.

Southwest Airlines accepts small vaccinated domestic cats and dogs. All in-cabin pets must be carried in an appropriate carrier and are subject to a $95 pet fare each way per pet carrier. The pet carrier counts as the customer's carryon bag.

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Cats & Dogs Need Blood, Just Like We Do

By Nicole Edwards, RVT Blood Bank Coordinator, Veterinary Specialty Hospital.

Did you know your pets can donate blood just like you? Animals can sustain trauma and can have acquired or hereditary bleed disorders. Just like us, both dogs and cats have different blood types.

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Paws & Pints

THE LOT in La Jolla.

THE LOT in La Jolla's welcomed pets from the San Diego community to the Paws & Pints fundraiser. La Jolla Veterinary Hospital was proud to host for the third year an evening of fun all while helping raise funds for FACE Foundation, FOCAS, and Rancho Coastal Humane Society.

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Splash and Dashers

Splash & Dash Groomerie and Boutique in Point Loma welcomed adorable adoptable dogs from The Rescued Dog for a fun afternoon of raffles, dog grooming and pet adoptions.

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FACE Foundation

Celebrating 10 Years of Saving Lives.

After witnessing so many pet parents make the heartbreaking decision of euthanizing their animals due to financial constraints, a group of veterinarians and concerned citizens took action. They wanted to create a safety net for these struggling pet parents and a solution to this all-too-common issue. Thus, the Foundation for Animal Care and Education (FACE) was born, a not-for-profit that provides financial assistance to pet owners who cannot afford emergency veterinary care. FACE has come a long way in its ten years of service to the pet community.

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