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Even if you don’t need to talk to an online vet immediately, you may still have questions. Hello Ralphie’s blog is here to help answer those pet questions! If you can’t find what you’re looking for below, click “Ask Ralphie” & type in your question or click “Schedule Appointment” to book an appointment to speak with a vet online.

Celebrating Small and Independent Pet Businesses
Caring for a Cat

Celebrating Small and Independent Pet Businesses Across Virginia

One of the most rewarding things you can do as a pet parent is finding a local pet business that knows your pet and their needs and treats them with love and respect. At Hello Ralphie, we support these local, independent businesses and have chosen to highlight a few of our favorites in the state of Virginia!

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Everything Pet Parents Need to Know
Dog Medication & Supplements

Veterinary Telemedicine in the State of New Jersey – Everything Pet Parents Need to Know

The COVID-19 pandemic changed the way we all view the necessity of in-person services. Where some things simply must be done face-to-face, other tasks can be performed just as effectively online or over the phone.

If you are a pet parent, you may have used online or telephone-based veterinary services during the pandemic. While many people began booking virtual appointments out of necessity, the convenience and affordability of these remote vet visits have quickly become apparent.

If you are a pet parent located in the state of New Jersey, you might be wondering whether or not virtual veterinary care is here to stay. To help you understand veterinary telemedicine regulations in your state, we are here to explain everything you need to know!

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Supporting Small Pet Businesses

Supporting Small Pet Businesses Across New Jersey

At Hello Ralphie, we believe in supporting small businesses. Especially those that share our love for animals and the families that care for them. Local pet businesses are often owned and staffed by exceptional people with strong connections to their communities and a passion for animal welfare.

If you enjoy curated stores, friendly customer service, and mission-based companies, you’ll love these outstanding local businesses that cater to our beloved pets.

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Dog-Friendly Adventures

Dog-Friendly Adventures Across New Jersey

Like humans, dogs require plenty of exercise and mental stimulation. One of the best things you can do for your furry friend’s mental and physical health is to take them out to explore the great outdoors. Not only are dog-friendly adventures an excellent way for you and your dog to get moving and socializing, but they can also help strengthen the bond you have with your canine companion.

To help you and your pup explore together, we’ve gathered a list of some of our favorite dog-friendly adventures across New Jersey.

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Dog-Friendly Adventures Across Virginia

Dog-Friendly Adventures Across Virginia

Along with a healthy and nutritious diet, ensuring that your dog gets plenty of exercise and mental stimulation is one of the best things you can do for your pup’s long-term health.

While making sure your dog gets all of its daily walks is important, taking your dog on new and exciting outdoor adventures is a great way to bond and stay healthy. Visiting dog-friendly beaches, off-leash dog parks, and dog-friendly hiking trails are all excellent ways for you and your pup to strengthen your bond and get some much-needed physical and mental stimulation!

We composed this list of dog-friendly adventures you and your canine companion can enjoy across the state of Virginia! Break the routine and start exploring the great outdoors with your dog.

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