Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Size Matters!

Your Chihuahua may love Boxers and your Rottie mix may adore Dachshunds, but when little and big play together, keep close watch. Big dogs...

Hot Spots on Cats

Feline hot spots are also known as acute moist dermatitis. This is a painful condition which requires veterinary treatment. If your cat is excessively...

Medical Care of Senior Pets

"He’s slowing down.” “She didn’t seem to see the curb last night!” “We didn’t used to have his teeth cleaned so often.” “He’s having...

Is Your Pet Gut-Healthy?

Gone are the days of buying just any pet food off the shelf without considering about the ingredients. Today, pet guardians are as concerned...

Marijuana: If It’s Legal, Should You Give It to Your Pet?

by Robert Reed, DVM, MSES, MPA The passage of Prop 64 made it legal for Californians to possess marijuana for personal use and rekindled interest...

What Is An Emotional Support Animal?

Have you ever wondered how some people can have their animal on a plane, on their lap and out of a carrier? How do...

What to Do if a Coyote Approaches You

As with most wild animals, coyotes have a natural fear of people and will nearly always retreat whenever they sense the presence of people,...
Cat resting in cozy house bed

Keeping Your Cat Safe During the Holidays

The holidays bring potential dangers to curious cats. Seemingly benign decorations can turn into a medical emergency if ingested, for example. To follow are...

Protect Your Pets in 10 Steps

Plan for their care when you can’t take care of them yourself Wouldn’t it...

Keeping Your Cat Active

Cats are naturally active. In an outdoor environment, they hunt for prey, play with littermates and are on the lookout for predators. When domesticated,...