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

Early Detection of Diabetes in Pets

All dogs and cats are susceptible to developing diabetes, and early detection can play a critical role in the health and happiness of these pets. When discovered promptly, treatment and management can be much easier. Diabetes breakdown Diabetes is a metabolic condition in which your pet’s body is unable use glucose properly. Glucose is a [...]

By |2018-11-29T00:20:55+00:00November 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Importance of Feline Wellness

Preventive wellness care plays a critical role in keeping cats and dogs happy and healthy. But, many cat owners—52 percent— skip their cat’s annual veterinary visit because they believe their cats are fine. Even indoor-only cats can be affected by thyroid conditions, heart problems, diabetes, and other potentially deadly diseases (even flea infestations!). Cats are [...]

By |2018-11-19T17:19:18+00:00November 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments