Category Archives: Pet Safety

Kennel Cough: Everything You Need To Know

The caring staff at Barx Parx are committed to keeping your dogs safe and healthy. As we head into our fall season here in Vegas, we are keeping a close eye out for Kennel Cough, and bringing awareness to local dog parents!

Pet Safety Tips For 4th Of July


What is the number one thing you can do to help your pet feel safe, happy and more relaxed during the July 4th holiday?

Stay INSIDE and simply just be WITH YOUR PET! Turn on...

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Spring is dog lice season

Here are some common questions about Coronavirus (Covid-19) along with some research that we've done to learn how it effects our canine family members.

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Is my dog predisposed to Progressive Retinal Atrophy?

Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA) is the scientific term for the degeneration of the retina. This disease is fairly common in certain dog breeds such as Bullmastiff and Husky. Progressive retinal atrophy causes a progressive loss of vision ultimately leading to blindness. 

Genetic Causes

In most breeds, the gene that causes PRA is autosomal recessive which means that...

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