Welcome to the Long Trail Veterinary Center Blog!

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

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April Stools Day Event

Saturday, March 31st, 2018

Help scoop the poop! Meet for “doo-ty” at the Picnic shelter near the skate park on the east side of the Williston Central School. Pet poop that’s not picked up sends nutrients and bacteria into our waterways. Join a community effort to clean up parks, sidewalks and trails to protect our waters! LCC will supply […]

Enjoy Easter without a Visit to the ER

Saturday, March 31st, 2018

Easter is a beautiful family focused event. However, some of our favorite Easter traditions can be dangerous for our pets, and it’s not just the chocolate you need to worry about. Chocolate is primarily a problem for dogs, and the risk is two-fold. A dog isn’t going to open up the chocolate Easter bunny and […]

Two more Raw Food Recalls

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

Blue Ridge Beef is recalling one lot of its BRB Complete raw frozen dog food due to possible contamination with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes. To learn which products are affected, please visit the following link: Blue Ridge Beef Dog Food Recall of March 2018 Also… Darwin’s Natural Pet Products is recalling 4 lots of its raw dog food because they have tested positive for Salmonella and E. […]

2 more Food Recalls

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

Blue Ridge Beef is recalling one lot of its BRB Complete raw frozen dog food due to possible contamination with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes. To learn which products are affected, please visit the following link: Blue Ridge Beef Dog Food Recall of March 2018 Also… Darwin’s Natural Pet Products is recalling 4 lots of its raw dog food because they have tested positive for Salmonella and E. […]

Dog Food Recall Due to Beef Thyroid Hormone

Saturday, March 24th, 2018

March 22, 2018 — The J.M. Smucker Company has announced a limited voluntary recall of specific lots of two varieties of Milo’s Kitchen dog treats, distributed nationally, because the products potentially contain elevated levels of beef thyroid hormone. What’s Recalled? The affected products include the following items and lots: About Elevated Thyroid Hormone Dogs consuming high levels of beef thyroid […]

Winter Still Isnt Here Just Yet!?

Monday, December 4th, 2017

Did you know that when you give your heartworm tablet it actually covers the pet for the month before not the current 30 days? Insects and parasites can still survive and transmit disease as weather gets cold. It’s especially important to stay vigilant about parasite protection, especially when temperatures fluctuate from day to day. FLEAS […]

2017 Canicross Registration is now OPEN!!!

Monday, October 9th, 2017

Register now for our Annual Canicross Fundraiser Run to support Golden Huggs Dog Rescue and Catamount Outdoor Center. CASH ONLY day of event WWW.CANICROSS2017.EVENTBRITE.COM

Got Motion Sickness?

Thursday, August 24th, 2017

Vomiting is just one of those things that happens with both dogs and cats. While the most common cause stems from an irritated stomach lining, sometimes, a vehicle is to blame! Many cats and dogs vomit when traveling. Air, boat, or car, the mode of transportation doesn’t seem to matter when an animal suffers from motion sickness. The following […]

Tips for getting outdoors with your Pet

Thursday, August 24th, 2017

Summer vacation and nice fall weekends. We love to get our pets outdoors with us. Here are tips on preparing for your next campout. Once you have selected where you will be camping and what activities you will be doing start a list! INSECT CONTROL There are many diseases your dog can be exposed to […]

Multiple Rawhide Recalls

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

June 10, 2017 — United Pet Group, a division of Spectrum Brands, Inc., is voluntarily recalling multiple brands of rawhide dog chew products due to chemical contamination. What’s Recalled? Click the links below for complete lot identification information and associated product images for each recalled item. American Beefhide Digest-eeze Healthy Hide Chews Good-n-Fun Chews What Caused the Recall? […]

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