Pet Wellness

Lyme Disease Transmitted by Pets

By |2020-03-03T21:40:09+00:00February 9th, 2020|Pet Wellness, Preventative Pet Health Care|

Pets and Lyme Disease Spring is almost here,  which means you and your pets will be enjoying lots of outdoor activities! Unfortunately, with higher outdoor activity comes the potential for exposure to outdoor diseases. Did you know that Lyme Disease is the most common tick-born disease found in North America? This [...]

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Heartworm Prevention in the Winter

By |2020-01-06T16:43:31+00:00December 30th, 2019|Pet Health Problems, Pet Wellness, Preventative Pet Health Care|

Heartworm Prevention Heartworm prevention in the winter can sometimes be as important as in warm weather. Heartworm medicine works by killing the parasites that your pet picked up the previous month. If you stop giving it in the fall or early winter, the parasites might remain and cause an infection. Plus, [...]

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The Importance of Vaccinations

By |2019-05-13T19:20:32+00:00April 30th, 2019|Pet Wellness, Preventative Pet Health Care|

Most pet owners show their furry friends love by purchasing plenty of toys, nutritious food, treats, a warm bed and much more. Another way to show your pet just how much you love them is to vaccinate and immunize on a scheduled basis for optimal health. The proper vaccinations will keep [...]

How to Give Your Dog a Pill

By |2018-12-04T21:15:46+00:00August 15th, 2018|Pet Wellness|

When Dr. Charles D. Whitworth, DVM says, "Give your dog this pill twice a day," don't panic. It’s no secret that most pets hate taking pills. Many will even turn away in refusal. Using a few clever tactics will help you to overcome this problem. Hot Dogs Dogs typically go [...]

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Pet Allergies: Causes, Symptoms, Treatments

By |2018-12-05T21:06:04+00:00March 30th, 2018|Pet Wellness|

Does your pet suffer from allergies? When pets begin to itch and scratch, some owners are quick to blame fleas. However, these blood-sucking insects are not always the culprits. The irritation could also point to another type of allergic condition. Let’s examine the most common pet allergies. Environmental Allergies A lot [...]

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