CORONAVIRUS AND PETS: FAQs FOR OWNERS

CORONAVIRUS AND PETS: FAQs FOR OWNERS

  There are questions, concerns, and misinformation floating around the internet about the coronavirus. To help you understand how this pandemic affects you, as a pet owner, we bring you excerpts from an article posted today, March 12, 2020, from the University of...
The Health Benefits of Dog Ownership

The Health Benefits of Dog Ownership

We’ve heard it before and it’s true, a dog offers unconditional love. All we need to do is open our arms and our hearts to receive it. It’s up to us then, to return that love to the best of our ability by taking responsibility for the care of this beloved being...
Something to Chew On – Pet Dental Facts

Something to Chew On – Pet Dental Facts

Dog dental facts Puppies have 28 temporary teeth that erupt at about three to four weeks of age. They have 42 permanent teeth that begin to emerge at about four months. Symptoms of gum disease in dogs include yellow and brown build-up of tartar along the gum line,...
Canine Ear & Eye Care

Canine Ear & Eye Care

Not all breeds of dog require routine trimming of their coat around the eyes and ears, but all should undergo regular inspection and cleaning around these sensitive areas. It will help prevent the development of infections that could seriously damage these vital...
Problems Facing Older Pets

Problems Facing Older Pets

First let’s identify what constitutes “older,” or in veterinary terms, “geriatric.” for our pets. The American Veterinary Medical Association classifies cats and small dogs as geriatric at 7 years of age. Because larger breed dogs tend to have shorter life spans, they...