Take the Bite Out of Mosquitoes and Heartworms
Summer is almost upon us. As most people look forward to this time, the same cannot be said for pets. Why? During warm periods following rain, that is the time mosquitoes thrive. Do you know when mosquitoes thrive, so does heartworm disease?
Top Poison Items for Pets: Prevention Awareness Month
The 58th anniversary of pet poison prevention month is in March 2020, marking almost six decades of safer pet lives and safer homes. It is a great time to learn about the top poison items for different kinds of pets, as well as ways to keep them safe. While poison is something you may not usually think about, your pet can suffer accidental poisoning from various substances in and around your home.
Do’s and Don’ts of at-home dental care for your pets
Oral health isn’t just important for the human members of your family. Dogs and cats also reap huge benefits from owners spending a little time and effort on looking after their pet’s teeth, which they rely on not just for eating, but also for helping them to pick up and carry objects and defend themselves if they are ever threatened. Healthy teeth are also important for your pet’s overall wellbeing. This is because, just like in humans, poor oral hygiene in animals has been linked to the development of a progressive inflammatory condition called periodontal disease which is a contributing factor in diseases such as diabetes, heart disease and oral cancer.
When your dog suffers, it affects the whole family
We all know just how frustrating it is to have an itch that you just can’t scratch. Well, imagine living with that feeling 24/7. That is what it can feel like for dogs who suffer from an itchy-inducing condition. You may think that itching and scratching is fairly normal for dogs, and it is – to a certain extent. Unfortunately, we are seeing a huge increase in the number of canines being brought into our veterinary offices because they have a persistent itch that is driving them and their family mad. The good news is that we have solutions that can help and alleviate your pet’s itchiness once and for all.
Top Ways to Treat your Cat on National Cat Month
They may be fiercely independent and sometimes very aloof, but feline friends remain some of our favorite pets. Did you know that December is National Cat Lover’s Month? We are pretty sure that, like us, you like to spoil your furbaby all year round, but if you need some more inspiration, here are some of the top ways to treat your cat!