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Euthanasia: A Quality of Life

Euthanasia: A Quality of Life

Euthanasia isn’t just a medical procedure. It is the act of peacefully ending a life in order to relieve pain and suffering. Many pet owners choose to make it more ceremonial, like a funeral. It’s important to know that everything is done at the pace you and your pet...

Pet Food Myths Debunked

Pet Food Myths Debunked

Unfortunately, when looking for your pet’s nutrition information, you’ll probably find more myths than facts. As Veterinary professionals, it’s our job to navigate through these marketing claims to find the truth for our clients and their fur babies. Myth #1: “Corn is...

Pyometra In Pets

Pyometra In Pets

What is pyometra? It is always seen in un-spayed female pets regardless of their breeding status. Pyometra is an important disease to be aware of for any dog or cat owner because of the sudden nature of the disease and the deadly consequences if left untreated. It has...

Laser Therapy: A New Treatment Option

Laser Therapy: A New Treatment Option

What Is Laser Therapy? We’re always searching for new ways to care for your pets especially when pain is concerned. That’s why we offer laser therapy. Veterinary laser therapy treatment is the cutting edge of medical therapy. It is a pain-free, surgery-free and...

Fall Pet Safety

Fall Pet Safety

Cooler weather, pumpkin patches, apple cider, trick-or-treating... While Fall can be an exciting time for many people across the country, it can actually be a dangerous time for your pets if we’re not careful! With many changes due to the Fall season, we think it’s...

Top 5 Indicators That Your Pet Needs a Dental

Top 5 Indicators That Your Pet Needs a Dental

According to the American Veterinary Dental Society, more than 80% of dogs and 70% of cats have some form of dental disease by age three. Caused by plaque and tartar buildup, periodontal disease can cause tooth loss and oral lesions. Dental disease can also have a...

Canine Influenza Outbreak Blog

Canine Influenza Outbreak Blog

Canine Owners: Please Read and Be Advised. Recommended course of actions found at the bottom of this page. Multiple positive cases of Canine Influenza, a potentially deadly virus, have just recently been diagnosed in the Bay Area! On June 19th, 2019 we were made aware...

In-home Vet Visits Might be Best for Your Pet

In-home Vet Visits Might be Best for Your Pet

In-home veterinary visits are officially on the rise The popularity of in-home veterinary care is growing fast for many reasons and can be a great solution for certain pets and families. According to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), a growing number...

Which Vaccines Does Your Puppy or Kitten Really Need?

Which Vaccines Does Your Puppy or Kitten Really Need?

Congratulations on your new fur-baby! Bringing a new puppy or kitten to your family is such an exciting event with many fulfilling years of special companionship ahead of you...But as you know, puppies and kittens come with a ton of responsibility and it can be hard...

The Facts About Dogs and Hot Cars

The Facts About Dogs and Hot Cars

It only takes 6 Minutes Most people know that dogs die when left in hot cars, but many people don’t know how this happens, or even worse...how frequently and close to home. Two summers ago, a dog died inside a hot car parked in front of the Vacaville Outlets with the...

Microchipping Your Pet

Microchipping Your Pet

What is a Microchip?A microchip is a small, electronic chip enclosed in a glass cylinder that is about the same size as a grain of rice. The microchip itself does not have a battery. It is activated by a scanner that is passed over the area on a pet, and radio waves...

Cannabinoids for Pets

Cannabinoids for Pets

There has been a lot of hype and marketed information as to the use of Cannabinoids in animals. You have heard of it as CBD oil or cannabis oil, a new popular supplement that many pet owners are now reaching for to potentially avoid or minimize...