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Where did I grow up?
I lived for a couple of years in Switzerland as a toddler and went across the border to school in France. My family then moved to Arizona where we have been ever since. All my life, I’ve spent my summers with my extended family in England.

Favorite movie featuring animals:
The Ugly Dachshund was a childhood favorite of mine and my sister’s when we were little! It is a 1960’s film about a Great Dane who thinks he is a Dachshund and havoc ensues. I love how old and campy the sixties couples are.

What was your first pet?
My first pet is my family dog, Cosmo, the Coton De Tulear. He is sixteen and still going strong! I also have two thirteen year old frogs named Pad and Tad that I got as tadpoles when I was in fourth grade.

If I could be any animal I would be:
A Mantis Shrimp! They are speed machines and attack their prey at the velocity of a .22 caliber bullet and have the ability to see many more colors than humans. They have sixteen color-receptors where as humans only have three (red, blue and yellow).

Dream vacation:
My dream vacation would be a trip to Japan. I would stay in a pod hotel and see the cherry blossoms in bloom.





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Heartworm Disease Alert: Is Your Pet Protected?

A dog that lived his entire life in Fountain Hills has recently been tested positive for the dreaded heartworm disease.  heartworm disease prevention options make it easier than ever to keep pets protected.  We want to stress that heartworm disease is becoming more... read more

A Wellness Revolution: Laser Therapy for Our Pets

When our pets experience any sort of pain or discomfort, it can be difficult to find ways to provide them relief beyond traditional surgeries or medication. In recent years, veterinary medicine has been dedicated to improving the use of cold-laser therapy on patients... read more

Road Trip Season: Preparing Pets for Travel

Summer is here! With the heat comes the pressing desire to escape and venture to new and exciting destinations. Road trips are the ultimate way to experience summer in the states, and they’re even better when our furry friends can come along! However, before you... read more

Five Issues To Watch Out For In Your Cat

Health issues can affect cats at any time, but they can be the most damaging at the early stages of a cat’s life. Diseases and infections can hit kittens especially hard given their fragile nature, so it’s important to monitor their health closely during these... read more