Recent Blog Posts

  • How to Identify a Service Animal on Duty

    September 1, 2018
    Dogs, cats, ferrets, ducks, parrots, miniature horses, monkeys and other animals may make amazing pets, but each of these animals – and many other species – can also be valuable service animals.
    read more
  • Controlling Fleas and Ticks on Your Pet

    August 1, 2018
    Fleas and ticks are uncomfortable for pets and humans alike, and because these parasites can spread diseases and cause anemia, it is imperative that pet owners take steps to control them.
    read more
  • Should You Be Changing Your Pet’s Food Regularly?

    March 1, 2018
    Once your pet becomes all grown up and it starts to enjoy the same kind of good quality food, there’s nothing else that needs to be done, right? Depending on the weight and type of pet you have, you should consider altering your pet’s diet periodically.
    read more
  • Healthy Dental Practices for Pets

    February 1, 2018
    February has been declared Pet Dental Month --and for good reason. The most common disease seen by veterinarians is dental disease. In fact, 75-85% of pets over the age of 2 have dental disease of some form.
    read more
  • Pet Care During a Weather Emergency

    September 6, 2017
    Severe weather can be a stressful, frightening time, especially for a pet that has only ever known good care and a loving, friendly home.
    read more
  • Tips to Help Calm Your Pets During Storms

    September 1, 2017
    A sudden thunderstorm can be terrifying for any pet, and cats and dogs can become very stressed during storms. There are easy ways to help your pet feel more comfortable, however, and keep them from getting too excited or anxious when storms pass by.
    read more
  • Best Ways to Get Rid of and Prevent Fleas and Ticks

    August 1, 2017
    Fleas and ticks are no one's favorite guests, but dealing with these pests is an inevitable part of pet ownership. Fortunately, there are easy ways to get rid of fleas and ticks and prevent them from coming back.
    read more
  • Flea & Tick Prevention For Pets

    June 1, 2017
    Is your pet starting to scratch a lot? Do they seem bothered or irritated for unknown reasons? Chances are during this time of the year; your pet has encountered fleas or ticks.
    read more
  • Follow These Steps If Your Pet Has an Anxiety Problem

    October 15, 2016
    Most pet owners are convinced that their furry family members have feelings, too. Fans of the animal-free lifestyle often express their skepticism, but proof of animals' emotions is well-documented.
    read more
  • Getting your dog to adapt to a "lampshade" collar

    October 1, 2016
    Although you probably think of them more as a “lampshade” collar than their actual Elizabethan collar name, they serve an important purpose. E-collars are typically used to protect your pets from licking their stitches after getting spayed or neutered.
    read more