A Guide to Safe Chew Toys

A Guide to Safe Chew Toys

Did you know that some tasty chew toys can be harmful to your pet's teeth and gastrointestinal tract, and can even be a choking hazard? Make sure your chew toys are safe for your furry friends with this helpful guide!  Safe chew toys for pets While many great chew...

The Truth About Heartworm Disease

The Truth About Heartworm Disease

We're addressing common heartworm myths for National Heartworm Awareness Month. We know heartworm disease is a confusing topic, but we're here to help!  Myth: Only dogs get heartworms Truth: Heartworms can infect any mammal, including people. While dogs and wild...

Help! My Pet Ate A Poison

Help! My Pet Ate A Poison

Did you know that March is National Pet Poison Prevention Month? In celebration of this month, we'd like to help you brush up on the steps to take if your furry pal has been in contact with a potentially toxic substance.    Step 1: Find the potential toxin’s...

Are My Cat’s Hairballs Normal?

Are My Cat’s Hairballs Normal?

Part of cat ownership involves coming across furry, slimy tubes, otherwise known as hairballs. Depending on your cat’s hair coat length, you may encounter hairballs on such a regular basis that you become worried about your feline friend’s health. Our team here at...

What Happens During My Pet’s Spay?

What Happens During My Pet’s Spay?

Although you know you should spay your female pet to prevent a host of medical and behavior issues, as well as unwanted puppies, you may not know what exactly happens during a spay surgery. Since World Spay Day—February 23—is approaching, let’s explain the procedure,...

Is My Pet Suffering from Allergies?

Is My Pet Suffering from Allergies?

Could Your Pet Be Suffering from Allergies? If you’ve ever suffered from allergies, you know how irritating (in more ways than one) the symptoms can be. But we aren’t the only species that can experience a wide array of unpleasant reactions to various allergens; our...