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House training for puppies

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House training for puppies Nothing like little yellow stains on your carpet. Here are some tips on potty-training your puppy:  House Training Your Puppy (pethealthnetwork.com)  Don’t forget to check out our puppy links here: go to our page

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Importance of regular urinalysis in pets

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Importance of regular urinalysis in pets Kidney disease, bladder stones, diabetes, weight loss, and more can all be detected with the help of a urinalysis (pee sample). Our vets can help guide you on whether you can collect it at home or if we need a fresh sterile sample collected at the clinic. Check out […]

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Bring us your pet’s poop

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Bring us your pet’s poop Let’s be honest: Picking up poop is gross. What’s even more disgusting: Parasites (worms, etc) living inside your pet or IN YOU! Check out these links on why we recommend checking your pet’s poop:  Why Does My Veterinarian Want a Poop Sample? (pethealthnetwork.com)  Companion Animal Parasite Council | General Guidelines […]

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Let’s Talk Pet Insurance

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Let’s Talk Pet Insurance According to the AVMA, 1 in 3 pets will need emergency medical treatment each year. It is estimated than an urgent vet visit can cost $800-$1,500, with that amount substantially increasing if your pet needs surgery. Would you be ready financially if a medical emergency affects your pet? Having pet insurance […]

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Heat Stroke

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Heat Stroke Do you run around outside in your winter weather attire when its 80 degrees and humid?! Well sometimes our pets feel that way when they go out in that weather in their furry attire! Some pets have hair coats that can help dissipate the heat, others don’t. Some dogs don’t have thick fur-coats […]

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Heartworm Prevention

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Heat Stroke Do you run around outside in your winter weather attire when its 80 degrees and humid?! Well sometimes our pets feel that way when they go out in that weather in their furry attire! Some pets have hair coats that can help dissipate the heat, others don’t. Some dogs don’t have thick fur-coats […]

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Flea and Tick Prevention

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Flea and Tick Prevention It’s that time of year when creepy crawly bugs are a risk to your furry family members! Indoor and outdoor pets are at risk since these pests can enter our house on us or other visiting animals. We recommend Revolution Plus for cats and Simparica for dogs. If your dog has […]

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