You know how it is. You have a million questions about your pet before you get to the veterinary clinic, but when asked, your mind goes blank. Veterinarians rely on you to be your pet’s voice, so that you can share information about how your pet is behaving – including eating, drinking, sleep, urinating and/or […]

Showering your dogs with love by means of big meals and lots of tasty treats is sweet, but misguided.  In dogs, as with you humans, overeating and extra weight can lead to serious health problems. Obesity develops when energy intake exceeds energy requirements.  This excess energy is then stored as fat.  The majority of obesity […]

It’s a touchy-feely thing you do when you’re petting your pet anyway We’re all familiar with “dog years,” but we sometimes forget that our beloved pets will be with us for a precious few of them. One way to maximize the good times and minimize the bad is to give your pet a monthly home […]

We’re all familiar with “dog years,” but we tend to forget that our companion animals will be with us for a precious few of them. One way to maximize the good times and minimize the bad is to give your pet a weekly home physical exam. It’s quick, easy and oh so important. Your first […]