Superintendent: School security has seen significant changes at GPS

Superintendent: School security has seen significant changes at GPS

I had originally reserved this column for commentary on what I hoped would be a fully funded pay raise so desperately needed for our teachers.  After last Monday, it appears the political gridlock that has become our state government will continue.  It appears such gridlock has become business as usual in our state.  I had […]

Dog obedience training basics: The release cue

Dog obedience training basics: The release cue

In today’s blog, I wanted to talk about an obedience training cue that often gets overlooked: the release cue.  The release cue is very important since it marks the end of a behavior (i.e., “sit,” “stay,” etc.). This gives the dog a clear cue to know that she can break position. It reduces confusion and prevents […]

5 tips for stress-free winter driving

5 tips for stress-free winter driving

By: Blake Wimsey Special to Guthrie News Page Blake Wimsey operates Foundation Insurance in downtown Guthrie. 5 Tips for Stress-Free Winter Driving Now that winter temperatures have officially taken hold, here are a couple tips to help keep you safe until Spring: Your antifreeze reservoir should be full. Your radiator uses water to keep your engine cool while […]

Ask Dr. Anna: The three D’s of dog training

Ask Dr. Anna: The three D’s of dog training

When I was eight years old, my parents adopted a puppy for me from our local humane society. Being an incredibly creative kid, I named her “Puppy.” She was a Boston Terrier/Beagle mix with a lot of attitude and even more energy. Within the first few weeks, she was with us, we decided that she […]

Ask Dr. Anna: Top 5 myths for pet vaccines

Ask Dr. Anna: Top 5 myths for pet vaccines

Some individuals are unwilling to vaccinate their pets because they don’t believe in pet vaccines.  Vaccines are a vital part of keeping your pet healthy.  Dr. Anna Coffin will dispel the most common myths and help educate you about the need for preventative healthcare. Read more: Top 5 myths for pet vaccines

Ask Dr. Anna: How to keep your cat out of the litter box

Ask Dr. Anna: How to keep your cat out of the litter box

Have you noticed your cat in the litter box more than normal during these holiday seasons?  It’s a common complaint that we see at Guthrie Pet Hospital.  Many people think that their cat has a urinary tract infection, but they actually have feline interstitial cystitis.  This week, Dr. Anna Coffin will discuss feline cystitis and […]