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Tips on Traveling with Your Pet

Tips on Traveling with Your Pet

National Pet Travel Safety Day falls on January 2, so there’s no better time to learn how to hit the road or head to the skies with your furry friend. Follow our guide to travel safely with your pet.   Stock up on your pet’s necessities before traveling Before...

How to Care for Your Senior Pet in the Cold Weather

How to Care for Your Senior Pet in the Cold Weather

Frigid winter weather can be harsh on elderly pets' old bones and aching joints. When cold weather sets in, ensure your senior pet is prepared for the cold weather with the following tips to keep them comfortable.    #1: Outfit your senior pet appropriately for...

5 Ways to Celebrate National Cat Lovers Month

5 Ways to Celebrate National Cat Lovers Month

An entire month has been devoted to our feline friends! December is National Cat Lovers Month, and to celebrate your love for cats, try the following five tips.   #1: Treat your cat to a grooming session Although cats are fastidious about their hygiene, they...

Embrace the Season of Giving Back: Ways to Help Less Fortunate Pets

Embrace the Season of Giving Back: Ways to Help Less Fortunate Pets

November marks the season of giving back and what better way to embrace that than by helping out less fortunate pets?! Here are three ways you can give back to your local pet community this holiday season!   #1: Donate needed supplies or cash to an animal rescue...

Cancer Myths in Pets

Cancer Myths in Pets

In honor of National Pet Cancer Awareness Month, learn what happens when a pet develops cancer and undergoes treatment as we debunk some pet cancer myths.   Myth: Only older pets develop cancer Truth: While older pets are more likely to develop cancer for a...

3 Enrichment Tips For Your Cat

3 Enrichment Tips For Your Cat

We recognize the importance of enriching the lives of our dogs, but what about our feline companions? Cats are often left without adequate interaction or mental stimulation. Without adequate enrichment, your cat may begin to display problem behaviors. Boredom and lack...

How Improper Socialization Affects Your Pet’s Life

How Improper Socialization Affects Your Pet’s Life

Socialization plays a very important role in a dog’s or cat’s life. It is a process through which they learn to adapt to the world around them by interacting with other animals and people. This helps your pet handle any stressful situation in a positive manner, which...

Secrets To Medicate Your Pet

Secrets To Medicate Your Pet

Every pet owner has a responsibility to ensure that their beloved companion is healthy and happy. While the daily food, water, and exercise needs are a top priority, it’s also necessary to provide any essential medications regularly. It’s no secret that medicating...

Create Your Own Pet Disaster Plan

Create Your Own Pet Disaster Plan

Wouldn't it be nice to have a plan in place for when you lose your pet or when disaster strikes? A disaster could mean an unexpected house fire, or it could mean a tornado forms right outside the window of your home. It would be nice to have a plan in place if one of...

How to Make Your Cat’s Next Trip to the Vet Easier

How to Make Your Cat’s Next Trip to the Vet Easier

Bringing your cat to the veterinarian can be stressful—for both you and your cat. A veterinary visit does not have to turn into a three-ring circus, complete with a vanishing cat act. Use these tips to help make your cat’s trip to our practice a little easier, and...

3 Ways Your Dog Can Beat Back-To-School Blues

3 Ways Your Dog Can Beat Back-To-School Blues

To most dogs, the beginning of summer means long hours of playing in the backyard and getting lots of attention. By the time September rolls around, and kids are back to school, you might see your dog start to act a little differently. It’s common for dogs to get...

Grooming Tips for Your Pet

Grooming Tips for Your Pet

In the summertime, do you chop off all your hair for a cool and comfortable haircut? While that may help you in the summer heat, shaving your furry friend down to the skin could actually do more harm than good. Learn how to keep your four-legged friend cool this...