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Pet Costumes for Halloween and Shar Pei Health: Answers to Your Dog and Cat Care Questions

Once again, Houston Matters goes to the dogs…and cats. We welcome your questions for veterinarian Dr. Lori Teller from the Meyerland Animal Clinic. This month, Dr. Teller answers questions including: the safety of pet costumes for Halloween, why the Chinese Shar Pei breed is often susceptible to health problems, and what help exists for seniors […]

Photos: Michael Hagerty, Houston Public MediaOnce again, Houston Matters goes to the dogs...and cats. We welcome your questions for veterinarian Dr. Lori Teller from the Meyerland Animal Clinic.

This month, Dr. Teller answers questions including: the safety of pet costumes for Halloween, why the Chinese Shar Pei breed is often susceptible to health problems, and what help exists for seniors who can’t afford to get their pet spayed or neutered.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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