Saying goodbye to your best friend.

  Euthanasia Process Euthanasia is the act of providing a peaceful passing to a pet in need. This can be due to declining health, sudden severe illness or even behavioral disorders such as aggression. This is often a topic we shy away from or don’t think to discuss until we are faced with making this [...]

By |2020-02-11T05:12:45+00:00February 11th, 2020|Pet Care|0 Comments

Components of Overall Pet Health: An Owner’s Guide

One definition of “health” is “the condition of being sound in mind, body, and spirit”—a state that encompasses physical, mental, and social aspects to create an individual who is totally fit. Like their owners, pets experience the benefits of all wellness facets, and the following guide can help owners support their pets in achieving this [...]

By |2020-01-25T00:48:07+00:00January 27th, 2020|Pet Care|0 Comments

Short nosed pets and some of their health concerns!

Brachycephalic Breed Concerns Brachycephalic breeds are the short nosed dogs. These breeds such as Frenchies, English bulldogs, Boston terriers and pugs all have very short noses. The short noses are super cute and make them extra lovable. Many people do not know that with the shorter nose comes a few health concerns not found in other breeds of dogs. Brachycephalic airway syndrome: [...]

By |2019-12-07T20:30:47+00:00December 7th, 2019|Pet Care|0 Comments

What is Kennel Cough?

“Kennel Cough” in Dogs Ben Gregorio, D.V.M. Have you ever heard of “Kennel Cough” in dogs, and wondered what in the world is that?? Don’t you worry, I am here to educate and answer any questions you have! So, what exactly is “Kennel Cough”? Kennel cough is an infectious airway disease of dogs that causes [...]

By |2019-11-13T13:05:36+00:00November 12th, 2019|Pet Care|0 Comments

Pilling the Unwilling: How to Get Your Pet to Take Medications

Uh-oh. Dread fills the pit of your stomach as the veterinarian hands over your cat’s medication. Not only does your cat have a chronic condition that requires lifelong treatment, but also the medication is in the most challenging form—pills. You vividly remember the last time you attempted to give your cat a flea-prevention pill.  She [...]

By |2019-09-22T17:22:04+00:00September 22nd, 2019|Pet Care|0 Comments

Should I take my pet to the vet??

5 Signs of illness you shouldn’t wait to bring your pet to the vet with Sometimes it can be easy to know when to bring your pet to the vet, but determining this can also be a struggle. Especially as pets tend to hide signs of illness and can still act relatively normal despite a [...]

By |2019-08-30T21:50:17+00:00August 30th, 2019|Pet Care|0 Comments

CBD and Pets??

CBD in Veterinary Medicine  CBD:  Center for Biological Diversity CBD:  Common Bile Duct CBD:  Central Business District C...B...D:  Cannabidiol!  Let’s face it, that’s the only CBD that anyone cares about these days, right?  Unless you have been living under a rock, you have heard about CBD being used by grandmothers, young adults, baby boomers, and [...]

By |2019-08-30T21:41:11+00:00August 30th, 2019|Pet Care, Pet Safety|0 Comments

Is it safe to use Essential Oils with Cats?

  Essential Oils and Cats Don’t Always Mix!  The popularity of health products that can be used in the home has exploded in the last decade.  Products such as essential oils and aromatherapy products are being used much more in households throughout the world.  While these products may be safe and useful in improving the [...]

By |2019-08-30T21:31:47+00:00August 30th, 2019|Pet Care, Pet Safety|0 Comments