August is Cat Month!

In celebration of International Cat Day, we are offering $10 off all cat wellness exams. Here are some interesting cat facts: Cat's are genetically predisposed to not be able to taste sweet. Cats whiskers can indicate their mood. When their whiskers are down, they are happy. If they are up or stiff, they are upset. [...]

By |2023-08-14T21:08:34+00:00August 14th, 2023|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top 10 Tips to Help Pets Cope with Cold Weather

Utah’s winter climate is relatively mild compared to many other states, but temperatures still drop below freezing overnight, snow and ice can accumulate, trails become dangerous, and pets can suffer from cold-related injuries or illness. Some pets were built for the cold, but most need extra protection, and any pet can encounter hazardous winter chemicals [...]

By |2023-01-02T03:02:22+00:00January 1st, 2023|Uncategorized|0 Comments

4 Tips for Puppy Socialization

As with people, the first few months of a dog’s life is a critical development period that shapes the way they view and interact with their environment for the rest of their lives. No pressure!  We say this not to frighten you, but to emphasize the importance of puppy socialization for their development and future [...]

By |2022-12-11T03:32:08+00:00December 10th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

10 Foods Toxic to Pets

There’s no denying that the key to your pet’s heart is through their stomach, which is great when you’re rewarding them with treats during positive-reinforcement training. However, do not take this sentiment to the extreme, or you may end up—unintentionally—damaging your pet’s health. Feeding your pet table scraps increases their risk of weight-related health conditions, [...]

By |2022-12-02T02:49:17+00:00November 29th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Pet Vaccine Tutorial

Vaccines stimulate your pet’s immune system to fight dangerous infectious diseases, and keeping your pet’s vaccines up to date can save their life. Our Desert Vet team wants to provide important information about your pet’s vaccines to ensure they are properly protected. Puppy and kitten vaccines When puppies and kittens are born, their immune system [...]

By |2022-11-18T05:49:58+00:00November 15th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What Dog Owners Should Know About Parvovirus

Parvovirus is a highly contagious viral disease that causes severe gastrointestinal (GI) signs in dogs and puppies. Without prompt treatment, parvovirus is often fatal, but with aggressive therapy and supportive care, survival rates are 85% to 95%. Our Desert Vet team wants to provide information about this dangerous disease to help protect your four-legged friend. [...]

By |2022-11-14T03:19:40+00:00November 13th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dental Care- 5 quick facts

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:

By |2021-01-23T19:55:02+00:00March 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Joint injuries in pets- symptoms and treatments

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 [...]

By |2021-01-23T19:55:02+00:00March 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments
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