Are You Treating Your Dog Right?

Did you know that feeding your 44-pound dog a dried pig’s ear or a hotdog is the same as you eating three donuts? Or that eating two donuts is the human equivalent of one ounce of cheese for your dog? We love giving our pets treats, and resisting their sweet, expectant faces is hard, but [...]

By |2020-02-16T19:22:42+00:00February 16th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Keeping Your Pet Healthy in 2020

“I need to bring my pet in for some vaccinations.” Our hospital’s client care specialists frequently hear some version of this sentence. It is easy to think that only vaccines are given during an appointment, but a good wellness visit is made up of many additional components. Viewing a preventive visit through the eyes of [...]

By |2020-01-28T23:18:52+00:00January 28th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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