Preventative Pet Health Care

Pets With Ear Infections

By |2023-09-05T18:34:00+00:00August 5th, 2023|Ear Infections, Preventative Pet Health Care|

The Secret Danger Lurking in Your Pet's Ears: Everything You Need to Know About Ear Infections Ear infections can be a painful and frustrating condition for both pets and their owners. While they may seem like a minor issue, left untreated, they can lead to serious complications and even permanent hearing [...]

What To Do, What Not To Do in Hot Weather

By |2023-07-03T17:13:15+00:00June 19th, 2023|Pet Welfare, Preventative Pet Health Care|

What To Do, What Not To Do in Hot Weather Summer is a great time to get outdoors and enjoy the sunshine and hot weather with your pet. Daily exercise is beneficial for your dog, but there are some safety issues to be aware of when taking that summer stroll [...]

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Dog Influenza

By |2022-09-06T19:25:04+00:00August 15th, 2022|Pet Health Problems, Preventative Pet Health Care|

Recent Outbreak of Dog Influenza Canine influenza or "The Dog Flu" is primarily the result of two influenza strains: H3N8 from an equine origin and H3N2 from an avian origin. Both of these strains were previously known to infect species other than dogs, but are now able to infect and spread among [...]

Should You Always Spay/Neuter Your Dog

By |2022-09-06T18:13:03+00:00August 6th, 2022|Pet Ownership, Preventative Pet Health Care, Puppies|

Why Spaying or Neutering Your Dog is the Norm For years now it has been common practice for dog owners to spay/neuter their dogs as puppies before they even reached sexual maturity.  Some who didn't abide were sometimes referred to as irresponsible dog owners. Many pet day care or dog boarding [...]

Pet Poison Prevention Awareness

By |2022-03-08T20:47:27+00:00February 25th, 2022|Pet Welfare, Preventative Pet Health Care|

When it comes to pet safety and poisonous substances, pet owners should think of their pets in the same way they would a toddler. Everything that is dangerous that they can chew, lick, spill or touch should be kept securely out-of-reach. Each year, the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center manages more [...]

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Dog Biting

By |2022-03-08T21:08:12+00:00February 20th, 2022|Pet Behavior, Preventative Pet Health Care|

We all love our furry four legged friends and treat them like our own children; however, there are canine behavioral traits that every responsible pet owner needs to be aware of. By nature, the vast majority of dogs in American households (70 million) tend to be properly trained and socialized; however, [...]

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Pet Fire Safety and Unexpected Emergencies

By |2021-08-02T20:52:29+00:00July 15th, 2021|Pet Ownership, Pet Welfare, Preventative Pet Health Care|

Pet Fire Safety Day is July 15, 2021. Statistics compiled by the National Fire Protection Association estimate that over 500,000 pets are impacted in home fires each year, with about 1,000 fires actually started by the pets accidentally. Jointly, the American Kennel Club® and ADT Security Services are committed to spread [...]

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Dog Heat Stress

By |2021-06-06T19:29:14+00:00May 30th, 2021|Pet Welfare, Preventative Pet Health Care|

Dog heat stress chances increase as the summer heat sets in. Imagine yourself wearing a thick fur coat in the middle of July, standing outside in the sun in the middle of the day. That’s what it feels like to a dog, which is generally heat-intolerant. Using common-sense can help prevent [...]

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Is Your Pet Protected From Heartworm?

By |2021-05-05T18:32:24+00:00March 30th, 2021|Pet Health Problems, Pet Wellness, Preventative Pet Health Care|

Heartworm in Dogs When it comes to preventive care for our pets there is one serious, common disease that can be prevented,  or if detected early it can be treated successfully. The mere thought of it makes most of us queasy, but if a pet is infected it can result in [...]

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Make the Holiday Season Safe For Your Pet

By |2020-12-08T19:21:30+00:00November 29th, 2020|Pet Welfare, Preventative Pet Health Care|

Holiday Safety Tips for Your Pet Safety for pets is an on-going concern for pet owners. However, during the holidays there are even more temptations that can affect their health. Although we think of fall as the start of the holiday season during which foliage changes and homes are decorated for [...]

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