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6 Foods You Didn’t Know Were Poisonous To Pets

… or maybe you did. March 18-22 is Pet Poison Prevention Week.  So we have compiled a list of foods you may or may not know can be harmful to your pet. If your pet drinks or eats any of the foods below please call your veterinarian right away....

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Dental Health in Dogs and Cats

Do you brush your teeth every day? Sure you do - maybe even twice a day.  We floss, use mouthwash, and be sure to see a dentist every six months. Why? Because we know how important our teeth are!  Well, those pearly whites are just as important for your...

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Flea and Tick Prevention

One of the most frequent concerns for dog and cat parents is how to keep their pets safe from pesky pests like fleas and ticks. Fleas are parasites which consume blood.  Over time this can cause blood loss or anemia.  This can be especially dangerous in...

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Pet Safety at Christmas: Presents and Parties

And he’s bringing presents!  As you are wrapping presents be careful to keep the string and ribbons away from your pets.  This includes not putting gifts out too soon.  Keep them hidden away in a closet until it’s time to open them....

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Pet Safety at Christmas: the Food

We all love holiday food… and our pets want to know if they’d love it too!  Be sure to keep dogs away from your holiday chocolate.  Dark chocolate and baking chocolate especially can be dangerous.  If you believe your dog has eaten...

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Pet Safety at Christmas: Decorations

But not if you have pets! Decorating for Christmas is a lot of fun!  But, before you go all out, keep a few things in mind. First and foremost, Christmas plants like holly, mistletoe, and poinsettias are poisonous if eaten.  Make...

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