June 8, 2017
There’s a valid reason that the internet’s supply of cat memes and dog videos are seemingly endless: pets are the best. The fact that some animals let us love them …
March 13, 2017
From the desk of our Veterinary Assisting department:
Don’t forget about all of the 4 legged heroes when being thankful for this wonderful country we live in. National K9 Veterans Day is celebrated …
November 5, 2015
Life would be easier if we acted more like our dogs:
It seems that for most of my life, I’ve owned a dog. I’ve had a Pomeranian, Shih Tzu, German Shorthaired/Weimaraner …
June 19, 2015
The Fourth of July and the days leading up to the Fourth can be a dangerous and frightening time for pets. In addition to the risks of injuries and burns, …
February 18, 2015
How many pets are in the United States? How many animals are in shelters?
According to the ASPCA:
Approximately 7.6 million companion animals enter animal shelters nationwide every year. Of those, approximately 3.9 …
February 16, 2015
February Is National Pet Spay/Neuter Awareness Month.
About 2.7 million healthy, adoptable cats and dogs—about one every 11 seconds—are put down in U.S. shelters each year. Often these animals are the …
September 16, 2014
It is an unfortunate truth that our pets’ age faster than we do, but not all pets age at the same rate.
Small breed dogs and cats tend to outlive their …
June 30, 2014
The Fourth of July, and the days leading up to the Fourth, can be a dangerous and frightening time for pets. In addition to the risks of injuries and burns, …
June 16, 2014
Ear Cropping, Tail Docking and Dewclaw Removal. What is it, should you do it?
Ear cropping is most often done when puppies are between eight and 12 weeks old and …
June 3, 2014
Summer is here! That means warm weather, swimming, snow cones and ticks. Yes ticks. Ticks thrive in warmer weather and generally stick around until September. Are your furry friends protickeded? …