Pet fun in the summer!

Pet fun in the summer sun!…or… WATER! There are so many fun things to do with our pets during the summer. Fun events may include some trips around town or to the beach, and possibly even a full vacation.Fun times often include water in the warmer months, and wet pets can face some issues we’d want our pet parents to…

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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 avoiding going inside the house altogether! Don’t Forget the Health Check: Previously, two key factors were discussed that are of…

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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 a long, healthy life.  Follow us to find out about your new family addition and how to treat them right.…

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Pets, Fireworks and Thunder. Oh My!

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 due to trying to get away, and lost pets.  Your pet has a much better developed sense of hearing than…

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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 have a few recommendations for both of you: All pets should be on a veterinary recommended flea prevention product year-round.…

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