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Welcome Wendi Tabor, our newest team member!

We are so excited to announce our newest member of the Blue Door Family, Wendi Tabor.  She is an awesome animal trainer, an avid studier of all things animal, and our fantastic new Client Coordinator.  If you haven’t had a … Continue reading

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Potty Training Tips – Part Two

Welcome to Part Two – Potty Training Tips Our favorite receptionist and dog training guru, Wendi (seen here on the left training her puppy, Kilo), has put together a few more tips for successfully potty training your new (or new … Continue reading

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Tips for Potty Training Success!

In our previous blog post,  Potty Training Pitfalls, we discussed some common issues that might make potty training difficult. Now we will share some training tips that will not only have you avoiding those pitfalls, they should have your dog … Continue reading

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Avoiding Puppy Potty Training Pitfalls

Avoiding potty training pitfalls House training is one of the most challenging times in all of puppyhood for both puppy and owner. Puppies are carefree and happy, and most don’t understand why their humans freak out over a piddle or … Continue reading

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New Puppy Nutrition Recommendations

Did you get a new puppy? Congratulations!  Here at Blue Door Mobile Veterinary Services, we love puppies!  If you live in or near Portland, Oregon, we can help you get your puppy started the right way and help them live … Continue reading

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Pets, Fireworks and Thunder. Oh My!

Fireworks and thunderstorms are a fact of summertime. While the celebrations and warm rain storms can be fun for people, some pets can become extremely frightened of the noise of both thunder and fireworks.  This can lead to anxiety/hiding, injuries … Continue reading

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Pets in Portland, Oregon Apartments

Do you have a dog or cat and live in an apartment complex or condo in the Pacific Northwest? Do you own or manage a pet-friendly home, pet-friendly condo or pet-friendly apartment complex in the Portland, OR metro area? We … Continue reading

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Cat Carrier woes? We can help!

  Everyone knows that cats LOVE boxes right? Then why is it so hard to put them in a cat carrier?   While the easy answer for most situations is to call a mobile veterinarian like Blue Door Veterinary Services, … Continue reading

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Hot Weather Safety Tips

We all love spending the long, sunny days of summer outdoors with our furry companions, but being overeager in hot weather can spell danger. To prevent your pet from overheating, take these simple precautions provided by ASPCA experts: Visit the … Continue reading

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What Is Canine Influenza Virus?

There are many causes of kennel cough, both bacterial and viral. Canine influenza virus (CIV) is one of the viral causes of kennel cough. This highly contagious respiratory disease has affected thousands of dogs in the United States. Because CIV is … Continue reading

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