Category Archives: Pet Ownership

November 16
Drawing blood from a dog

Pets communicate their health through their behavior and their appearance, and as their pet parent you play an important part in keeping them happy and healthy. Regular wellness exams, at least once a year, that include blood work are the most effective way for you to keep track of their health and medications. Blood work […]

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"Pet Care 101 Spaying & Neutering." A puppy and kitten cuddling.

The topic of pet spay/neuter procedures continually creates buzz. What are the benefits of spaying or neutering your pet? When is the optimal age to spay/neuter? Is the procedure the right choice for my pet?     There are numerous benefits to having your pet spayed or neutered, most importantly: Prevention of diseases Improved behavior […]

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How to tell if your pet is in pain

  Would you know if your pet was in pain? Most of us would like to think so, but sometimes pets are exceptionally good at hiding their discomfort. Apparent signs of illness such as bloody stool, seizures or extreme weight loss are more obvious, but some are so subtle they can be unnoticed by their […]

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