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    Partner With Your Vet To Protect Your Pet

    Apr 14 2016

    At Country Friends Veterinary Clinic, we understand that your pet is an important part of your family. You make sure he/she has clean water and delicious food/snacks. You spend quality…

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    Dental Month FAQ

    Feb 17 2016

    February is National Pet Dental Health Month, and the perfect opportunity to discuss some of the most common questions we receive from our clients about their pet’s dental health. Nicole,…

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    Can Dogs Get The Flu Too?

    Dec 19 2015

    Dr Robin Westwood, owner at Country Friends Veterinary Clinic, shares her insight on the flu season and how it might affect your dog. We have been made aware of an…

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    Palliative and Hospice Care for End of Life Cont’d

    Mar 23 2015

    Last week, Dr Robin Westwood provided insight on making your beloved pet as comfortable as possible through palliative and hospice care, knowledge she has gained from practicing veterinary medicine for…

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    Palliative and Hospice Care for End of Life

    Mar 23 2015

    Dr. Robin Westwood has practiced veterinary medicine for over 14 years. She shares her insight on an important but often avoided subject. As animals age, just like we humans, they…

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    Grieving After the Loss of a Pet

    Mar 23 2015

    As we continue with the topic on “end of life events” with our pets, Dr Rhonda Phillips, licensed veterinarian and owner of Country Friends Veterinary Clinic, will address the emotional…

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    Fleas Season is Here!

    Mar 18 2015

    It’s flea season again! Although in Texas, sometimes its flea season all year long. Yuck! We wanted to make sure everyone understands fleas, their life cycle, and what we can…

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    Fun Facts About Ticks!

    Mar 18 2015

    *Ticks are more similar to spiders and scorpions than they are to insects. *There are about 850 species of ticks. *Ticks feed on blood and transmit diseases such as Lyme…

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    Firework and Thunderstorm Anxiety in Pets

    Mar 18 2015

    Dr Robin Westwood has encountered many clients with questions about their pets’ anxious behavior since she came to Country Friends Veterinary Clinic in 2007. In this 2 part series, she…

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    Separation Anxiety in Dogs

    Mar 18 2015

    Last week Dr Robin Westwood, Texas A&M University Class of ’98 and associate veterinarian at Country Friends Veterinary Clinic, touched on anxiety and noise phobias in dogs. She purposely held…