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  • Springtime/Easter Hazards

    Mar 27 2018

    Now that spring is here and Easter is almost upon us, please remember there are a lot of hazards to your pet that come around this time of year.  Always…

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    The Science Behind Cats and Essential Oils – written by Melissa Shelton DVM

    Jan 31 2018

    The Science Behind Cats and Essential Oils As a veterinarian practicing Veterinary Aromatic Medicine as my specialty, I find it incredibly frustrating when others make claims about feline physiology and…

  • Let’s talk about pet food Blog #2 – By-products

    Nov 28 2017

    In continuation with our previous blog we will be getting a little more in depth with pet foods and how to make sure you are feeding a good quality one…

  • Let’s talk about pet food – Blog 1 in the series

    Oct 18 2017

    Have you heard that Blue Buffalo is involved in yet another lawsuit?  This time the allegations are that unsafe levels of lead in their foods have caused kidney and liver…

  • Bivalent Canine Influenza Vaccine

    Aug 08 2017

    By now you may have heard of “Canine Influenza” but what is it really? And how does this new virus affect your pet? Why is there more than one Influenza…

  • Does July 4th Stress your pet out?

    Jun 29 2017

    July 4th is right around the corner –  Do Fireworks stress your pet out? Does company give your pet anxiety?   We have some all natural options for anxiety for your…

  • Flea and Tick Myths BUSTED

    Jun 06 2017

    There are so many misconceptions about fleas and ticks with our pets. Hopefully this information will help resolve some of these issues. MYTH ONE: is that fleas and ticks are…

  • Parvo – Deadly but Preventable

    Apr 24 2017

    PARVOVIRUS in DOGS   Parvovirus (or Parvo) is a very deadly virus that can be easily prevented with proper vaccination and clean conditions. Many puppies who contract parvo are either…

  • Cryptorchid – What is that??

    Feb 21 2017

    CRYPTORCHID – WHAT IS THAT???   “What is a cryptorchid?” “And what does that have to do with my pets?” “I’ll never need to know about that!” “I’ve never had…

  • Athritis Management with emphasis on Laser Therapy

    Jan 03 2017

    As we enter the colder months, arthritis becomes more significant for our dogs and cats.  We offer many options to help decrease the discomfort of arthritis in our patients. Along…