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  • Oct 10 2019

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    Veterinary Technician Appreciation Month

    October marks Veterinary Technician Appreciation Month, a time to celebrate the profession and the role that technicians play in veterinary medicine. Also referred to as veterinary nurses, technicians…

  • Oct 03 2019

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    Pet Obesity Awareness Day

    Pet Obesity Awareness Day is October 9th – a day that draws attention to, well, a growing problem. While estimates vary, up to 56% of cats in the United States are overweight! The situation isn’t…

  • Sep 26 2019

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    World Rabies Day

    With World Rabies Day just around the corner, and several cases of rabies reported in people this summer – yes, in North America – rabies awareness is forefront in the minds of public health…

  • Mar 31 2014

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    How Clean Is Your Pet’s Mouth?

    Some people hold the belief that it is okay for a dog or cat to ‘clean' their wounds by licking them, or that their mouths are clean. But if you think about the places that they put their mouths,…

  • Sep 20 2013

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    Myvetstore is up and running!

    Mississippi Veterinary Services has just opened our on line store!   You can order food, toys, leashes etc. on line 24/7.  We will not make prescription medications available at this time.  This…

  • Jun 01 2012

    Is having a dog under your desk better than having the corner office?

    We all know the feeling. You get home from a tough day at work: you’re tired, you’re stressed, you’re preoccupied with the day’s events. But then, you open your door, and there’s the dog,…

  • Jun 01 2012

    Tick Prevention

    Tick season is upon us again. Or at least, it is now in full swing, as ticks have been found on dogs even in northern areas in the winter. Along with these ticks come conversations about what is or…