Jason Nicholas, BVetMed

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Dr. Jason Nicholas – Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer Emeritus

Dr. J is a former ER and general practice veterinarian obsessed with keeping pets safe and healthy. Just like Preventive Vet, Dr. J strives for a world where all pet owners are empowered to keep their pets happy, healthy, and free from preventable suffering.

The Top Halloween Dangers for Dogs & Cats

Updated: September 22, 2020

Halloween can be a great time to include your pet in trick-or-treating or costume contests. Make sure to watch out for these top 10 Halloween dangers for dogs and cats.

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Public Dog Water Bowls: Think Before They Drink

Published: March 22, 2019

You may just want to take a pause before letting your dog take that drink from a public water bowl or the communal water bowl at the dog park. They could be lapping up bacteria, viruses, or even parasites that could make them quite sick. Same goes for puddles. Read more to find out what risks await.

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How to Help A Dog That’s Missed Early Socialization

Updated: October 29, 2020

Proper early life socialization (before 16 weeks old) is very important for a dog’s wellbeing and development. If you’ve missed their critical early socialization window, your dog is falling behind. But a lot of dogs have adjusted just fine, and yours can too!

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Why You Should Watch Your Dog Pee

Updated: November 17, 2020

The way your dog is peeing can give you some important information about their urinary, and even overall health. This article will highlight some of the signs you may notice when your dog pees that could indicate that a vet visit is needed. Even frequency and color matter!

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