keeping your pet safe during hot weather

Hot Weather Pet Safety 

Our furry friends are not always fans of hot weather. Their fur coats and limited abilities to eliminate heat from their bodies, make it difficult for them to stay cool. As a pet owner, you are responsible for limiting their exposure to hot weather conditions, keeping them hydrated, and providing as much cool comfort as

why you should keep your pet updated on immunizations

The Importance of Immunizations

Both cats and dogs are at risk of contracting diseases that affect their quality of life and can be deadly if they are not vaccinated. All these diseases can be transmitted by the mother or other infected animals. Cats are susceptible to diseases like FIV if they get bitten by an infected cat or through

what to do if pet has heatstroke

What to Do if Your Pet Has Heatstroke

When summer hits, and the heat starts to set in, it is important to remember that your pet will need extra care during this time. With the rising temperatures and humidity, you can easily become dehydrated and overheat. This can result in falling unconscious at best, and at its worst, vital organs can fail, and

Check out these Pet Holiday Safety Tips

Holiday Safety Tips

No matter what holiday you celebrate during this festive season, it’s important to consider what is safe for your pets. Deck the Halls with Balls & Frisbees—Skip the Boughs of Holly Make sure trees, lights, and other decorations are properly secured and out of reach of your pets. These decorations are

Diabetes is one of the most common endocrine disorders in pets.

Pet Diabetes Month

Pet Diabetes Month November is Pet Diabetes Month—the perfect time to discuss what it means to have a pet with diabetes and learn the early signs. Diabetes is estimated to affect one in 200 cats and one in 300 dogs. Diabetes is one of the most common endocrine disorders in pets. With

Most of the traditional human Thanksgiving treats are not safe for pets.

Thanksgiving Safety

When you think of what you’re thankful for this Thanksgiving, does your pet cross your mind? We’re certainly thankful for all our wonderful patients, which is why we want to help your pet stay safe during your Thanksgiving feasts. Most of the traditional human Thanksgiving treats are not safe for pets. Keep your pet happy

If you’re considering adding a new pet to your family, consider adopting from a local animal shelter.

National Animal Shelter Week

National Animal Shelter Week is November 6-12! If you’re considering adding a new pet to your family, consider adopting from a local animal shelter. Learn more about the benefits of adopting from a shelter. National Animal Shelter Week – Why Adopt? November 6-12 is National Animal Shelter Week! If