Holiday Travel With Pets: 5 Ways to Stay Sane and Safe

The holidays are around the corner, and for many people, the holidays mean travel. Traditionally, families come together to share good tidings and cheer at this time of year—entire songs have been dedicated to holiday travel. But, when your family includes four-legged members, holiday travel can be daunting.  You don’t want to spend the days [...]

By |2019-12-22T19:54:17+00:00December 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Proper Nutrition for Your Pet

Proper nutrition is vital to your pet’s overall health, but with so many available food choices, it’s no surprise that our veterinary team members get many questions about this important decision. Here are the basics of companion animal nutrition, as well as answers to pet owners’ most frequent questions.  Pet nutrition 101 Nutrition is the [...]

By |2019-10-16T20:50:55+00:00October 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Importance of Dental Health for Your Pet

Modern convention tells us we should brush our teeth twice a day and visit our dentist twice a year, but have you ever wondered about your pet’s oral health? Can you imagine how your teeth and gums would look—and smell—if you went months or years without brushing and flossing? Your pet’s dental health is as [...]

By |2019-08-15T20:09:12+00:00August 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Busting Heat Safety Myths for Pets

We’re in the thick of the dog days of summer, and it’s the perfect time to bust some popular heat-safety myths that may put your pet in danger.  Myth #1: Pets only overheat in cars on really hot days Truth: Heat increases quickly in enclosed spaces like your car, even when the external temperature is [...]

By |2019-07-30T00:27:16+00:00July 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Safety Tips for a Pet-Friendly Fourth of July

Summer is almost here, and you may be eagerly anticipating outdoor activities and gatherings with family and friends, especially the four-legged ones. The Fourth of July is right around the corner, just in time to kick off the summer with a celebration of our nation’s independence. Filled with fireworks, food, and fun, the Fourth is [...]

By |2019-06-20T17:29:12+00:00June 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Is Your Pet Itching for Relief? A Guide to Allergies in Pets

As springtime approaches and trees and flowers burst into bloom and begin to shed pollen, we see an increase in allergic reactions. Some pets also suffer year-round from food and environmental allergies. Allergic dermatitis is one of the most frustrating conditions that veterinarians and pet owners need to diagnose and manage to alleviate an itchy [...]

By |2019-04-23T20:50:00+00:00April 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How Dangerous are Fleas and Ticks for Your Pet?

Not only people enjoy the mild Florida winters. Without a hard freeze to kill off pests, the flea and tick populations continue to grow. The mere thought of fleas and ticks can creep out a pet owner, but learning about all the different diseases they can transmit is important. With spring fast approaching, know the [...]

By |2019-03-18T17:44:05+00:00March 18th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments