Summer Heat Hazards

Summer Heat Hazards

As we reach the peak of summer we welcome long hot days and balmy nights. It’s the best time of the year to get out and about with your pet but there are a few hazards you need to watch out for. Heat stroke: It can be easy to overdo it in the summer and heat stress...
It’s all in the eyes

It’s all in the eyes

Pardon the pun, but you don’t have to be blind to see that your pet’s eyes are very important! Eye issues can be serious. That’s why, if you notice anything unusual about your pet’s eyes, it’s best to have them checked out ASAP. Conditions like conjunctivitis, corneal...

Managing arthritic pets

If your pet has been diagnosed with arthritis don’t despair! There are multiple ways we can treat the disease and help your pet live a longer and more comfortable life. They key to managing the disease is a multi-targeted approach. If we use a combination of...

Understanding blood and urine tests

Blood and urine tests are an essential part of good veterinary medicine and can be critical when diagnosing and managing diseases. Blood testsBlood tests can give us a wealth of information about the health of your pet. They provide an insight into the health of many...

Caring for senior pets

Did you know that dogs and cats are considered senior when they reach 8 years of age? Most importantly, senior pets require some extra special attention to help keep them happy and healthy. Here are some of the best ways you can care for your senior pet: 1. Regular...

Easter-time pet health hazards

A visit from the Easter Bunny is just around the corner, and with it an increase in potential health risks for pets. Here’s some of the holiday hazards you should be aware of this Easter. Chocolate Most dogs love chocolate and with their strong sense of smell they are...