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Proper Preparation for July Fourth to Keep Your Pet Safe

As the highlight of the summer holidays approaches, many veterinary professionals dread the July Fourth horror stories. All too often, pets run afoul of firework freakouts, barbecue bone obstructions, and sizzling heatstroke episodes during Independence Day celebrations. While a tale of woe is great for learning from others’ mistakes, let’s change things up a bit, [...]

By |2020-06-17T02:45:40+00:00June 17th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Prevent Quarantine Catastrophes: 6 Tips to Keep Your Pet Safe

With the COVID-19 threat and stay-at-home orders, your family has hopefully hunkered down, and is trying to avoid any unnecessary trips outside the house. Although they may be home more, people seem busier than ever, with teleworking, homeschooling children, and stocking up on essential groceries. A trip to the veterinarian for a pet emergency is [...]

By |2020-05-07T20:13:52+00:00May 7th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Pet Owner’s Guide to COVID-19

As worry over the new coronavirus (i.e., COVID-19) spreads, along with the disease itself, you are likely trying to sort through misinformation and inaccurate reports of how COVID-19 is transmitted, whether your pet is at risk, or if your pet can infect you. Read our pet owner’s guide to COVID-19 to clear up any confusion [...]

By |2020-03-21T02:54:13+00:00March 21st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Price of Love: Is Pet Insurance Worth It?

Imagine this scenario: Your new puppy, who you brought home only last week, destroyed her fluffy bed, eating large chunks of the memory foam mattress. When she could not keep anything down, you realized she was not going to pass her bedding, and she needed emergency treatment for her vomiting. At the emergency veterinary hospital, [...]

By |2020-03-12T02:29:38+00:00March 12th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

8 Simple Ways to Keep Your Pet Healthy

While most New Year’s resolutions have fizzled out by now, it’s never too late to make a promise to your pet. Vow to keep your best friend in optimal health all year long to ensure you can enjoy many more happy and healthy years together. To help your furry pal stay healthy, we’ve listed eight [...]

By |2020-02-18T23:03:05+00:00February 18th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lessons from Howl-O-Ween Safety School for Pets

Nothing says fall is officially here like the parade of little ghosts and goblins asking the timeless question, “Trick or treat,” but Halloween can be a spooky time for four-legged monsters. Plenty of potentially dangerous situations for pets lurk in the shadows during the Halloween season, so we’re dressing up as teachers and sending you [...]

By |2019-10-10T18:48:59+00:00October 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Arthritis in Pets: A Joint Affair

Osteoarthritis, also known as arthritis or degenerative joint disease, is a condition that refers to the degradation of the cartilage in a joint. Cartilage is the protective layer that covers all the bones in a joint, and keeps things moving softly and comfortably. Unfortunately, arthritis is a common and painful disease in domestic dogs and [...]

By |2019-09-04T03:44:52+00:00September 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments