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It’s Puppy and Kitten Season! A Guide to a Great Start with Your New Pet.

Friday, July 15th, 2016

  With the rest of summer to look forward to, this is often considered the ideal time to add a pet to your family.  We at PAW would like to offer some advice on this life decision.  The first step before adopting a new pet is research. Use your resources.  Ask people who have experience […]

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Dr. Shagensky Joins TEAM ASPCA for the TD Five Boro Bike Tour

Friday, June 17th, 2016

Dr. Corey Shagensky of West Hartford, owner and veterinarian at Progressive Animal Wellness (PAW) in Avon, was a charity participant in the 2016 TD Five Boro Bike Tour with TEAM ASPCA held on May 1st. Dr. Shagensky completed the 40 mile ride in a time of 2 hours, 44 minutes through miserable cold rain.  The […]

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PAW of Avon Protects Canine Community from New Dog Flu and Raises $720 for ASPCA

Friday, June 17th, 2016

Progressive Animal Wellness (PAW) of Avon hosted a vaccine clinic for the new Canine Influenza H3N2 (CIV H3N2) strain March 7th, to raise awareness of and to help protect the local canine community, from the new dog flu strain that is sweeping our nation. At the clinic, the CIV H3N2 vaccine and its subsequent booster […]

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Protect your Dog from the New Canine Influenza H3N2

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

Progressive Animal Wellness (PAW) of Avon will be hosting a vaccine clinic for the H3N2 strain of the canine influenza virus on Monday March 7, 2016 from 5:00-7:00 p.m to benefit the ASPCA. Canine Influenza H3N2 (CIV H3N2) is the virus responsible for the April 2015 outbreak in Chicago that sickened over 1000 dogs. According […]

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Red’s Dental Health Story- Fewer Teeth but a Bigger Smile!

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

February is National Pet Dental Health month.  For over twenty years, veterinarians have been using this month as a chance to educate owners on the importance of pet oral hygiene. Dental health is about more than bad breath! Although it is completely preventable, periodontal disease is the most common clinical condition seen in dogs and […]

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Progressive Animal Wellness’ Fun Fundraiser for Fidelco raised $500!

Saturday, April 26th, 2014

Living and working in the Farmington Valley, we are fortunate to have a wonderful community of pet lovers and pet related businesses.  To thank the community for the continued support that has helped Progressive Animal Wellness (PAW) in Avon grow over the past three years, we hosted our  3rd Annual Mini Pet Expo on Saturday, […]

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Dog Days of Summer – Water Safety on NBC CT

Friday, June 1st, 2012

Important water safety tips for your dog! Post by Progressive Animal Wellness (PAW).  

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