Extreme Heat Tips for Pet Owners

Extreme Heat Tips for Pet Owners

Provide fresh clean water and proper shelter from the sun and heat If you can’t provide these contact your local shelter, vet, or boarding facility to make arrangements for care Avoid strenuous exercise If you walk your dog try to do it early in the morning or later...
Why Do We Want Your Pet’s Poop?

Why Do We Want Your Pet’s Poop?

Why do we want your pet’s poop? To check for intestinal parasites ie. roundworms, hookworms, and other nasty unwanted scroungers! When do we want to see your pet’s poop? New puppy or kitten at home? Bring us their poop New pet to the household? Bring us their poop Cat...
5 truths about Heartworm disease in Dogs and Cats

5 truths about Heartworm disease in Dogs and Cats

1) Heartworms are spread by mosquitos A mosquito bites an infected animal and ingests heartworm microfilaria which is the offspring of an adult heartworm. Over time the heartworm larvae develop. The mosquito bites another animal (like your pet) and spreads the...