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Grain Free Diets and Heart Disease in Dogs


In recent years there has been a trend in the pet food industry to produce, market and have pet owners feed grain free diets.  While cats are truly best adapted to a high protein diet, dogs are omnivores who evolved to handle a diet replete with starches. Articles in both Scientific American and Science. It […]



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Safety and Fun Tips for Enjoying Summer with your Pet


Dr. Johnson was recently interviewed and shared some important steps you can take to keep your pets happy and safe for the summer time.  We hope you find this information helpful and informative. Have a wonderful summer.  Your friends at Fremont Vet 8 Most Pressing Summer Dog Safety Tips Provided By A Vet  



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It’s Time To Talk About Pet Obesity


An article about pet obesity from the New York Times Helping pets live a longer, happier, healthier life is our motto.  We’re sharing this wonderful article from the New Your Times to help inform and educate you about the dangers of pet obesity and hopefully help start the conversation about your pet’s ideal weight and […]



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Fremont Fest 2018 is Saturday, August 4th


It’s that time of year again! Fremont Fest is just around the corner and the weather is going to be purrrrfect.  Our booth will be in the same location it’s been the last three years:  across the street from Amalfie’s Restaurant.  We’re going to do teddy bear adoption exams for the kiddos and spin the […]



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Third & Final Chapter to our Remodel


  Whew.  Hats off to our amazing, resilient, determined, and compassionate team for all their hard work and sacrifice during our remodel.  Although we’ve never run a marathon, this remodel process has lots of similar qualities.  We’ve stayed hydrated, although we’ve had to move our refreshment cart a few times.  We’ve stayed active.  One of […]



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Remodel – New Floors


Day 57:  We’re making steady progress.  Last week, walls were painted and this week, floors are going in.  The reception area is taking shape.  We’ll have cabinets installed later this week and our big, new reception desk installed next week. Phase I of III should be done by Friday, 5/25.  We’ll then take a quick break […]



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Clinic Remodel Updates, May, 2018


Things are changing at Fremont Vet.  We’ve started a huge remodel.  It includes new floors, paint, and cabinets throughout the clinic.  We’re making room to add two more exam rooms, add a new reception desk to the lobby and add two more workstations to treatment.  Since we wanted to stay open during the remodel, we […]



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Pre-Remodel Activities


Every day for the past few months, we’ve been taking baby steps to get ready for our remodel.  We have created some storage space in our basement for some of our desks, filing cabinets and books.  Some of our staff have been expert Ikea builders, constructing 12 desks, eight book shelves, and two mobile shelf racks.  […]



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Hurricane Harvey and How You Can Help


The recent, devastating events in Texas have given us all pause. Hurricane Harvey tore through South Texas with savage force, dumped rain in epic volumes and then came back for another round. While our hearts go out to our fellow Americans we also remember that there are 4 legged critters that have no voice. Fremont […]



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Flea Control Year Round in Portland, Oregon


A common, ongoing, question that pet owners face is: “Should I treat my pet with flea/tick medicine year-round?” Our answer: Yes. Although it is up to the owners whether or not they want to treat their pets year round, the consequences can be much worse if you choose to stop treating your pet. If you […]



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