Tick, Flea, Heartworm

Spring is heartworm, flea and tick prevention season.  It’s time to see your veterinarian for your dog’s annual heartworm test, and to get your cat or dog’s parasite prevention for the season. To help you protect your pet, we have done a comparison...

Cat Urinary Obstruction:

Feline Urologic Syndrome ‘FUS’ or cat Urinary Obstruction is a common syndrome in male cats. This condition is known in veterinary parlance as a ‘blocked tom’ or ‘blocked cat’. The urethra of male cats is narrow, particularly close to the tip. Consequently, any...

Mammary Gland Cancers – Dogs

  Overview on Mammary Gland Cancers: About one-half of mammary gland cancers are malignant, and the other half are benign. Spaying dogs at an early age reduces the risk of this type of cancer to 0.5% if done before the first heat and to 8.0% if done before the...

What your pet should not eat

Harmful foods to pets   Human food sometimes is harmful to your pet. Make sure your pet does not get any of the following foods: Alcohol, Avocado, Chocolate, Coffee and Caffeine, Citrus, Coconut and Coconut Oil, Grapes, Raisins, Macadamia Nuts, Milk and Dairy...

Allergies in Dogs

food allergies Did you know that animals suffer from allergies, just like humans? And just like with us, the cases of allergies in pets appears to be increasing in recent years. Some pets, like people, will just experience sneezing, wheezing, or other breathing...