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Adding a pet to your family is a big decision especially when you have children. Please read on to learn more about tips and ideas to consider when adding a pet to your family. 

  • Pet Therapy

    If you have a child who is struggling, pet therapy for children is a proven therapy treatment that works for a variety of conditions. Your child will likely respond very well to an emotional support animal. Your veterinarian can offer more information about this form of treatment, too. What is Pet Therapy

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  • Advantages & Benefits

    If you’re still on the fence about getting a pet for your child, you should know that there are many benefits of owning a pet for children. Of course, there are responsibilities and other aspects of pet ownership that need to be considered. Owning a pet is a big decision. But there are definitely more

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  • Introductions

    Bringing an animal home to become a member of your family is certainly an exciting time. However, you want to be careful when your new cat or dog first meets your kids. Here are a few of our best tips on how to introduce new pets to children in a way that fosters a bond from the very start. Have Plenty

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Animal Medical Center of Itasca

Monday:

7:00am

8:00pm

Tuesday:

7:00am

8:00pm

Wednesday:

7:00am

6:00pm

Thursday:

7:00am

8:00pm

Friday:

7:00am

6:00pm

Saturday:

7:00am

3:00pm

Sunday:

Closed

Closed

Testimonial

  • "My dog Hercules tore his ACL. After meeting with Dr. Deeke, not only was my mind at ease, but he made sure my dog was properly cared for. Within weeks Hercules was not limping and back to his happy self. Thank you Dr. Deeke!"
    Matt L - Itasca, IL