What To Do If Your Dog Has Anxiety

What To Do If Your Dog Has Anxiety

Anxiety is one of the most common things owners tell us about when they bring their dogs in to our clinic. Before I discuss the interventions that can be tried to help dogs with anxiety, I will focus on what causes anxiety in dogs, and what can be done to prevent...
Why Dog Owners Should Avoid Bone Chew Toys

Why Dog Owners Should Avoid Bone Chew Toys

When I go to my local pet store I am still surprised to see how many inappropriate chew toys and treats are being sold for dogs. It does not take much time to find real animal bones of all assortments, plus cow hooves and deer antlers. What do these treats have in...
Summer Hazards for Cats and Dogs

Summer Hazards for Cats and Dogs

This summer know the risks and be prepared for summer with your pets. Summer hazards include heat stroke, insects, and bacterial infections. This article will detail some common dangers, as well as precautions you can take to keep your beloved pet healthy all summer...
How to Keep Your Dog Safe at a Labor Day Party

How to Keep Your Dog Safe at a Labor Day Party

Labor Day is the last big bash of the summer, and plenty of people invite their pets to the party. However, it’s important you protect your animal from dangers like heat, greasy food, and fireworks. Beat the Heat It may be September, but the weather can still be...
How Do I Purchase a Safe Pet Food For My Cat or Dog?

How Do I Purchase a Safe Pet Food For My Cat or Dog?

Within the last few weeks, Hill’s voluntarily recalled several of their canned dog foods including some of their prescription foods. This incident highlights the importance of quality control and monitoring of dog and cat food in general. Recently there was a...
Does My Pet Need Regular Check-Ups?

Does My Pet Need Regular Check-Ups?

Everybody knows the best way to ensure you—or your pet—lives a long, healthy life is by eating well and exercising often. Well, regular visits to the doctor are just as important. Regular Veterinary Checkups Are The Best Way to Prevent Disease Annual and semi-annual...