5 Important Facts About Feline Behavior

Trying to decipher your cat’s behavior can be daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. Many of the most common behavioral complaints can be explained, although finding the reasons may require some time and patience. Here are some important facts regarding feline behavior. Fact #1: Household soiling could indicate a medical concern Cat owners most [...]

By |2019-07-20T21:02:13+00:00July 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Brush Your Pet’s Teeth

Your pet’s dental health is important. Without preventive care, including daily tooth brushing and annual veterinary cleanings, tartar can accumulate on the surface of your pet’s teeth and beneath the gum line. If left untreated, painful periodontal disease will develop. The tartar beneath the gum line can introduce bacteria into your pet’s bloodstream, where it [...]

By |2019-04-27T10:09:29+00:00February 8th, 2019|Pet Care, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Building the Bond by Training Your Pet

Today, many pets are regarded as members of the family. That bond, along with training and behavior studies, have caused negative, punishment-based training techniques to lose popularity among veterinary professionals and pet owners in favor of methods that incorporate positive reinforcement. The bond between pets and their people is an important one, and we encourage [...]

By |2019-04-27T10:09:37+00:00January 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Diabetes in Pets

Diabetes—also called diabetes mellitus—is a disease that affects the body’s ability to use nutrients to make energy. When energy production occurs properly, the food eaten by your pet is broken down into basic nutrients, such as glucose, that are absorbed into the bloodstream. From the blood, glucose is transported inside cells, where it is made [...]

By |2019-04-27T10:09:43+00:00December 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cancer Treatment for a Pet: What Does It Mean?

There are a variety of treatment options available for pets diagnosed with cancer. The following is a general overview of the most common treatment options. The cost, specific schedule, and number of treatments varies depending on the type and location of cancer, so your veterinarian can provide specific details based on your pet’s case. Surgery [...]

By |2019-04-27T10:09:54+00:00November 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pet Obesity

New pet owners often begin with good feeding habits: measuring food out for meals, not feeding table food, and limiting treats. But, over time, these good practices can become derailed and extra pounds can gradually add up. How should you feed your pet for lifelong health? How do you get your pet’s weight back on [...]

By |2019-04-27T10:10:02+00:00October 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy for Pets

Regenerative medicine is a medical trend continuing to make huge advancements in the veterinary world. While stem cell therapy is still out of reach for many pet owners due to its high cost, platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy—also a cutting-edge option—is available at a fraction of the cost. Traditionally, PRP therapy has only been used in [...]

By |2018-10-09T03:25:39+00:00October 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pets Get Cancer Too!

Cancer: a scary word that touches almost everyone in a deeply personal way. Unfortunately, not only is cancer a common disease in people, but in our pet family members as well. In fact, over 50% of dogs and cats die due to cancer-related illness, making it the most common cause of death in pets over [...]

By |2018-10-02T02:20:42+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments