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Thanksgiving Dinner

We all sit down to enjoy our Thanksgiving dinners with family and friends. Fido and Muffin look up at us with those eyes. Yes, they are family too and want a heaping helping of that dinner also!

Some of our dinners at Thanksgiving include turkey, squash, potatoes, gravy, stuffing and so much more! But are all these delicacies safe for our cat or dog? No, they are not. Some can be very harmful and even toxic to your dog or cat.

If you want to feed Fido or Muffin that Thanksgiving treat, please contact your veterinarian first.

The following, however, are some good choices:

  • Cooked turkey (white meat only)
  • Corn (NOT ON THE COB)
  • Green beans
  • Plain, mashed potato (no butter or gravy added -PLAIN)
  • Seedless apples/pears
  • Cooked soft plain brussel sprouts
  • Plain pure pumpkin
  • Raw cranberries

The following are DO NOT feeds:

  • Nuts
  • Garlic, chives, onions, scallions
  • Raisins, currants, grapes
  • Gravy
  • Sweet potato (candied)
  • Butter or other fats
  • Stuffing
  • Cranberry sauce
  • Pies, chocolate or other sweets!

If your pet indulges in any of the DO NOT’s, contact your regular veterinarian or emergency clinic.

Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving!

Written by: Michelle, RVT

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Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we are pleased to advise that effective May 19, 2020 the restrictions on veterinary practices have been lifted. Based on these changes, below are some important updates to our operating policies.

1. WE CAN NOW SEE ALL CASES BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

This includes vaccines, wellness exams, blood work, heartworm testing, spays and neuters, dental services, and more!

2. SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

3. ONLINE CONSULTATIONS ARE AVAILABLE

If you wish to connect with a veterinarian via message, phone or video, visit our website and follow the "Online Consultation" link.

4. OPERATING HOURS

We are OPEN with the following hours:
Monday - Tuesday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday - Thursday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thank you for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing you and your furry family members again!

- Your dedicated team at Baxter Animal Hospital