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    April 22nd is Earth Day

    Apr 22 2015

    Earth Day is here and what a wonderful time to celebrate the world we live in. Earth Day started in 1970, but continues to be an annual reminder to give…

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    Canine Influenza

    Apr 15 2015

    There has been an outbreak of canine influenza in the Chicago area.  Here is some information  from the American Veterinary Medical Association  ( AVMA) to help you understand it. Canine…

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    Pet Dental Disease

    Apr 08 2015

    Rockdale Animal Hospital is celebrating Pet Health Dental Month  through the end of April!  For the rest of the month  get a FREE dental exam by our pet nurses! We…

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    April is National Heartworm Awareness Month

    Apr 01 2015

    Did you know that heartworm disease has been diagnosed in all 50 states?  Read on for some general information about heartworm disease in dogs and cats. Heartworm disease is a…

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    The importance of microchipping your pet

    Mar 25 2015

    Many of our clients ask a lot of questions regarding microchips for their pets.  Here are some FAQ’s to help you understand the technology and decide if a microchip is…

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    Meet our Saturday Doctors

    Mar 17 2015

    Rockdale Animal Hospital has two great veterinarians that work on Saturday’s.  They are full time mom’s and also do other great work in the veterianary community.   Alicia Darden, DVM…

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    Pet Emergencies

    Mar 11 2015

    Last week was a week to plan for disasters so you have a plan for all of your family members. This week we are providing a few tips in case…

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    Spring is Just around the corner

    Mar 04 2015

      Ruff Draft March 3,2015   Welcome back to Ruff Draft!   As we begin the month of March we want to remind you that as the weather warms, those…

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    National Dental Month

    Feb 25 2015

    Ruff Draft February 25,2015 Ruff Draft, Rockdale Animal Hospital’s blog will be featuring a weekly fun news and pet tips blog each Wednesday. The blog post will be available for…

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    Welcome to our new website!

    Nov 13 2014

    We are excited to roll out our newest website as it brings many new features and the latest in functionality. Already we have valuable new features such as an encyclopedic collection…