3 Tips For Keeping Your Pet Warm This Winter

Your dog or cat may look like they are really warm with all of their fur, but the cold weather can impact your pets as well. That is why you need to make sure your pets stay warm during the cold winter months. #1 Keep Your Pet Dry When your pet gets cold, they are not able to stay warm. Their coat provides them with insulation, but much of that insulation property is lost when their fur gets wet. [Read More]

Here's Why Your Indoor Cat Needs Its Claws Trimmed

Most cat owners don't think about their cat's claws. Since a cat in the wild doesn't need human assistance with its claws, why would a pet cat that's kept indoors? However, the reality is, if you keep your cat exclusively indoors, they may actually need assistance with their claws to avoid being seriously injured. Here's what you need to know about your cat's claws and why they should be trimmed on a regular basis. [Read More]

Coprophagia, Parvo, And Pet Vaccinations: How These Are All Tied Together

Dogs get into all kinds of mischief they should not. They also do a lot of things dogs are known to do, and which humans find disgusting. Unfortunately, one of those nasty habits is coprophagia​, or the consumption of feces. Dogs are notorious fecal eaters, often consuming not just their own feces, but the feces of other dogs. This leads to a lot of serious health problems, including worms and internal parasites, and diseases that can kill your dog. [Read More]

Tips For Keeping Your Household Pets Safe And Out Of The Animal Hospital During The Holiday Season

The holiday season is one time of the year when pet owners must be extra vigilant to protect their dogs and cats from injury. While you have probably heard that poinsettia plants are toxic for dogs and cats, these flowering plants aren't actually the biggest threat to your pets' health. In fact, the holiday season is a time when many family pets end up in the local animal hospital's emergency room, suffering from preventable injuries and illnesses. [Read More]