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LASER THERAPY 101

LASER THERAPY 101

While laser therapy might sound like an ironic form of torture, its actually a state-of-the-art treatment that accelerates healing for pets. And - as always - Dr. Hatt is here to lay out the facts about this remedy and put a hush to skepticism. Laser therapy was first...

Dogs Dig Calm Musical Vibes

Dogs Dig Calm Musical Vibes

Dogs’ lives are filled with more than just belly rubs, shadow chases, and playing fetch; they also suffer from anxiety as people do. So we’re digging our paws into the facts and laying out everything you should know about canine anxiety – including a musical remedy...

Common Signs of Cognitive Dysfunction in Pets

Common Signs of Cognitive Dysfunction in Pets

As pets age, they can suffer from impaired mental function, which is similar to elderly people with Alzheimer's or dementia. Cognitive dysfunction is one of these behavioral syndromes that affects older pets. However, with careful monitoring, early diagnosis, and...

Tips For Safely Camping With Pets

Tips For Safely Camping With Pets

Have you ever gone camping with your furry friend? With the right preparation, this can be a fun activity for the whole family! Our team here at Pawsh Place has put together some tips to ensure that your pet stays safe during their camping trip.    #1: Practice...

Pet-Friendly Alternatives to Popular Barbecue Foods

Pet-Friendly Alternatives to Popular Barbecue Foods

As we enter the month of July, you may be getting ready to bring out the barbecue grill more often. Every time you break out your grilling apron and tongs, and season a slab of ribs, your pooch’s mouth drips with drool. You may be tempted to let them have a nibble of...

Simple Steps for Introducing Your Shelter Cat to Your Home

Simple Steps for Introducing Your Shelter Cat to Your Home

June is set aside for National Adopt a Shelter Cat Month. Perhaps you are planning on adopting a shelter cat and becoming their forever family. Check out these simple steps for introducing your new feline buddy to your current one.  Step 1: Create separate resource...

What to Consider When Taking in a Foster Pet

What to Consider When Taking in a Foster Pet

One of the silver linings of these challenging times is seeing people step up to help their communities. If you're interested in doing good, consider taking in a shelter pet while they wait for their forever home.  Before sending out your pet foster-parent application...

Prevent Separation Anxiety From Developing in Your Puppy

Prevent Separation Anxiety From Developing in Your Puppy

Because of social distancing, many people have decided to bring home a pet. The companionship of a furry friend is good for the soul, especially during uncertain times. Have you recently brought home a new puppy? While it's probably hard to pull yourself away from...

A Letter from Your Veterinarian, Amidst Covid-19

A Letter from Your Veterinarian, Amidst Covid-19

The authorship of this article is during our Covid-19 quarantine timeframe, where perspectives have visibly varied in order to personally reflect, to worry, to improve family communication, to evaluate their own present situation. In this time, the human-animal bond...

5 Reasons To Socialize Your New FURmily Member

5 Reasons To Socialize Your New FURmily Member

The most important time to socialize a pet is before they are 12 weeks old. As responsible pet owners, we need to make sure we are hitting all areas when it comes to pet socialization- with other pet’s, with people and even the environment. Unsocialized pets can...

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...