Have a Safe Trip to Your Vet’s or Groomer’s Office

There are a few things you can do to help your pet have a safe and enjoyable trip to your vet’s office or groomer’s shop. If your pet is still very nervous, call ahead to explain your pet’s emotional state and ask your vet or groomer to reschedule. Before your next visit, ask your vet about ways to help make their experience lower stress.

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Then, you will also want to take care on your way home. Some pets will have a harder time accepting their housemate upon their return. Here are a few tips for making that process more smooth:

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