Looking for a new pet? Important things to consider before getting a new pet: Do your research. Can you afford the continuous care? They will need vet visits, leashes, collars, possible behavior classes, possible special diets. Who will be the person responsible for daily care? Do you have the room for a big breed [...]
Ahhh, those big eyes, cute cocked ears, wagging tails and soft whimper, all pleading for just a nibble or crumb....DON'T fall for it, DON'T do it! Every early December we treat several cases of upset bellies, loose stool and pancreatitis. We even occasionally surgically remove gravel and rocks from the stomach and intestines. Dogs and [...]
Many people don’t know how important it is to pay attention to the oral health of their pets! Giving your pet proper care for their teeth and gums not only makes them happier and healthier- it adds years on to their life! Here are 5 quick facts that will show you why:
Joint injuries are very common in pets, and can cause a lot of discomfort and even permanent problems if left untreated. It’s important to be aware of any symptoms for these injuries, and to take appropriate steps with your veterinarian to ensure that your pet is happy and healthy. Symptoms of joint injury to look [...]
You’re now a pet’s hero by giving them a loving family. But really, that’s just the first step! In order to make sure your pet has a happy and healthy life, we’ve prepared a short list of things to think about!