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Kelli Pechal

Kelli Pechal
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Kelli is a practicing Licensed Veterinary Technician and a lifelong animal lover who regularly works with pets. On top of her professional dog experience in the veterinary field, Kelli has also worked in a dog boarding facility since 2012. Kelli is also taking care of two rescue dogs of her own, a Border Collie mix and a Westie mix.

What and How to Feed Pregnant and Nursing Dogs

Pregnant dogs require a lot of care and attention. One of the most crucial aspects to focus on is your pregnant dog's diet. But...

Anise and Catnip for Dogs: What You Need to Know

Even dog owners are familiar with the concept of catnip. This herb affect cats the way some drugs affect humans. It's a great tool...

How to Feed Dogs with Food Allergies

It's not uncommon for dogs to have food allergies, and dealing with this issue can be difficult. It takes dedication and time to figure...

Dog Pregnancy 101: The Ultimate Guide for Owners of Pregnant Dogs

If you think your dog may be pregnant, hopefully it was a planned event. If it was, chances are you've already done your research...

What to Feed a Diabetic Dog (And What Not To)

Diagnosis of diabetes in dogs is more common today than ever before. It's been estimated that about 1 in 100 dogs will develop diabetes mellitus...

How Long Does It Take for Dogs to Digest Food?

Your dog’s digestion is important for good health and a long life. Feeding times and portion size can be confusing enough, but then you...

Can Dogs Get Colds?

The infamous cold and flu season is here. Can dogs get colds just as humans can? Yes, and no. Your dog could pick up a...

3 Canine Diseases Linked to Dog Food and Nutrition

As humans concerned with our health, we know that there is a connection between the food we eat and how we feel. The same...

Study: Dogs Are The Best Natural Anti-Anxiety Treatment

Did your kids ever try to convince you to letting them have a dog? Or maybe you don’t have kids yet, but know you...

US Soldier Fights for Custody of a Dog Who Saved His...

If you have ever lost a pet and had the joyous occasion of reuniting with them, then you will understand this Army Veteran Alex...

Delta Imposes New Restrictions for Flying with Dogs

We all know pets are a part of our family. We let them live inside, they share our beds, we share our food with...

Gifted Puppy Will Help Fight Terrorism in France

Last week, I wrote about Diesel, the police service dog who lost his life in the line of duty in Paris, France. Diesel was...

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Anise and Catnip for Dogs: What You Need to Know

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