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Cafe Mezcla's Ellicott City location does a bustling brunch

A good waffle is hard to find. A good crepe is even harder. Café Mezcla has found the recipe for both. The small eatery specializing in these breakfast items opened its first Howard County location in 2014 in Columbia. In January, it expanded to the U.S. 40 corridor in Ellicott City. Both cafes...

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Elkridge nurse honored for starting camp for children with heart conditions

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  • Watch out for these easily overlooked pet health issues

    Watch out for these easily overlooked pet health issues

    We’ve covered some of the important pet health maintenance issues most likely to be overlooked or undervalued by well-meaning owners: dental health and weight management. This time, we’ll examine intestinal parasites, feline heartworm disease and hypertension. Worms, worms, worms Roundworms, tapeworms,...

  • Sinking your teeth into pets' dental health

    Sinking your teeth into pets' dental health

    Last issue, we dived into a great question for cat and dog owners: What are the most overlooked yet important aspects of maintaining the good health of our pets? Weight control topped that list, but dental health is a close second. When we check our patients’ teeth on their annual examinations,...

  • Collared - Baltimore Sun readers' pets

    Collared - Baltimore Sun readers' pets

    Read about local pets, or share your own story. We're interested in cats and dogs, but also hamsters, hedgehogs, turtles, horses, chickens -- the whole pet gamut. For more information, email pets@baltsun.com and be sure to put "Collared" in the subject line.

  • How to curb pets' weight gain

    How to curb pets' weight gain

    Q: What do you think are the health-maintenance things most likely to be overlooked by pet owners — and why do they matter? A: Some people only take their cars in for service when something stops working. The result can be an eye-popping bill for a big-ticket breakdown that could have been avoided...

  • Big breaks: Tecla Walton, owner and training director of Tecla's K-9 Academy

    Big breaks: Tecla Walton, owner and training director of Tecla's K-9 Academy

    Tecla Walton has always been an educator. She began by teaching music to children but found the No Child Left Behind Act left her trying “to motivate the unmotivatable,” and spending more time on paperwork than teaching. So in 2007 she returned to her first passion — training dogs. Then came a...

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