How Wellness Lab Work Can Help Your Pet

Unless you are Dr. Doolittle, you cannot simply ask your pet what’s ailing her. Routine wellness lab work lets us keep up-to-date on your pet’s health and catch potential problems early. Why are wellness tests recommended? Animals often hide signs of illness and may appear healthy, even when disease is present. The disease may advance [...]

By |2019-03-20T16:30:51+00:00March 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What Dangers Lurk Within Your Home? How to Protect Your Pet from Poisons

Pet Poison Prevention Month is observed every March, but planning is key to preventing toxicity all year round. Curious cats and prying pooches stick their inquisitive noses into things they shouldn’t all too often. Prevent accidents from occurring by pet-proofing your home, garage, and garden and blocking access to these common poisons. Home and garage [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:26:56+00:00March 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dogs Drool, and Cats…Do, Too? Signs of Common Dental Diseases in Your Cat

Doggy breath and drool may be a common occurrence in some households, but what happens when they make the jump to our feline friends? If you’re noticing signs of bad breath and excessive salivation from your normally pristine cat, don’t blame her association with the dog. Halitosis and drooling are two key indicators of dental [...]

By |2019-02-13T20:28:15+00:00February 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Importance of Microchipping Your Pet

You’re a loving pet owner. You care about the well-being, safety, and security of your pet. But, if your pet isn’t microchipped, you’re missing an opportunity to greatly increase the chances of her being reunited with you should she become lost. According to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), a 2009 study showed that dogs [...]

By |2019-01-30T18:58:24+00:00January 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Common Winter Toxins for Pets

Dropping temperatures can bring with them a whole new set of potential pet toxins that may not have been as prevalent in the warmer months. Here are a few common winter toxins you should avoid to keep your pet healthy this season.   Antifreeze, with a sweet smell and taste, is toxic when ingested by [...]

By |2019-01-03T18:48:19+00:00January 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Prepare for a New Puppy

While we typically discourage giving living creatures as gifts, we understand that there’s nothing quite as magical as watching your child’s eyes light up when you surprise her with a new puppy. And, if you presented your favorite human with a new pet this holiday season, you may be reading this and wondering what you [...]

By |2019-01-03T18:32:15+00:00January 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments