Monthly Archives: August 2018

Rabies Notification

9th case of rabies in a cat in Hillsborough County this year Updated: August 31 2018 A domestic short haired brown & black tabby cat in the area of Nundy Ave Gibsonton, Fl 33534 has tested positive for rabies. As … Continue reading

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4 Dangerous Myths Pet Parents Believe About Cat Health

Cats are often considered very mysterious creatures, so it’s unsurprising that feline folklore and superstitions over the years have influenced the way people care for the health of their fur babies. Unfortunately, there are several common cat health myths out … Continue reading

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Kittycon 2018

Kelly and Jay will be representing The Cat Doctors at Kittycon this year! The event will be Saturday Oct. 27, 2018 11am-6pm ​ at the Holiday Inn Westshore Tampa. (Map)     In celebration of its 21st anniversary, St. Francis … Continue reading

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The Truth About “Anesthesia-Free Dentals”

Thinking about having a groomer or pet store clerk clean your pet’s teeth? Not so fast – dental care is a lot more than cosmetic. ‘Anesthesia-free dentals’ are misleading and could potentially be harmful to your pet’s long term health. … Continue reading

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August 26th is National Dog Day! Here’s 20 ways to celebrate.

National Dog Day is celebrated August 26th annually and was founded in 2004 by Pet & Family Lifestyle Expert and Animal Advocate, Colleen Paige (also the founder of National Puppy Day, National Mutt Day and National Cat Day …to name … Continue reading

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Show us Your Ticks!

If your dog or cat has a tick, we want it! We are asking you to help us investigate which ticks are infesting dogs and cats across the country. Did you know that both dogs and cats can be infested … Continue reading

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The top 10 wacky cat names of 2018

Pablo Purrcasso tops Nationwide’s 2018 Wackiest Cat Names list, according to a recent company release. This is no small feat, considering the names were chosen out of Nationwide’s database of more than 700,000 insured pets. As you might expect, there’s … Continue reading

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The top 10 wacky dog names of 2018

Isabella Miss Worldwide Boo Boo tops Nationwide’s 2018 Wackiest Dog Names list, according to a recent company release. This is no small feat, considering the names were chosen out of Nationwide’s database of more than 700,000 insured pets. As you … Continue reading

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