Tag Archives: dogs

Senior Pet Care: How do my pet’s needs change as they age?

Thanks to advances in veterinary medicine, and the proper senior pet care, pets are living longer than ever before. However with this increased lifespan comes an increase in the types of ailments that can afflict senior pets. As pets reach … Continue reading

Posted in Caring for your pet, News, Tips & advice | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Senior Pet Care: How do my pet’s needs change as they age?

Help Your Companion Keep His Cool in Spite of Summer’s Heat!

A primer on helping your dog survive the dog days of summer: Protecting your pets from summer heat Many folks look forward to some fun in these lazy and hazy summer days, but pet owners need to know that summer … Continue reading

Posted in Caring for your pet, News, Tips & advice | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Take Your Dog To Work Day – June 21, 2019

Most of us can’t wait for the weekend to arrive. But if there’s one time during the year that you may look forward to the Monday-to-Friday work routine more than Saturday, it’s probably during National Take Your Dog to Work … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

5 Facts About Ear Infection in Pets

Ear inflammation and infection – “Otitis externa” is the fancy medical term for inflammation or infection of your pet’s outer ear canal. Here are some things some folks believe about recurring ear problems … and the facts. You might think … Continue reading

Posted in Caring for your pet, News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Healthy Mouth For A Healthy Pet – February is Pet Dental Month!

Why Dental Care? Dental care of dogs and cats is one of the most commonly overlooked areas of pet health care. In fact, a recent AAHA study showed that approximately two-thirds of pet owners do not provide the dental care … Continue reading

Posted in News, Press, Tips & advice, Veterinary Services | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Healthy Mouth For A Healthy Pet – February is Pet Dental Month!

Debunking the myths about spaying and neutering

There are many reasons why it is important to spay or neuter your pet – including the over-population of domesticated cats and dogs. Last year, over 13,000 animals were euthanized in Hillsborough County alone (that’s over 250 pets per week!). … Continue reading

Posted in Tips & advice | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Debunking the myths about spaying and neutering

‘Tis The Season: Holiday Pet Safety Tips

Holiday Pet Safety Tips: As the holiday season arrives, it means that it is time to get all of our adornment out and begin decorating.  As our lights and trees go up, so do the very beautiful trinkets and glitz.  … Continue reading

Posted in Caring for your pet, News, Tips & advice | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Protect Your Pets From The Cold

Cold Weather Is Here:  Fewer and fewer pets live outside as the human animal bond gets stronger.  Many of our family pets have migrated from our backyards to our bedrooms.  But, for those pets that live outside or stay out for … Continue reading

Posted in Caring for your pet, News, Tips & advice | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Protect Your Pets From The Cold

Holiday Pet Hazards

While you are busy making your festive plans for Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, and Christmas, please don’t forget to include your pets. The holidays are a time for giving, but there are some things you should not share with your furry friends. … Continue reading

Posted in Caring for your pet, News, Tips & advice | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month

We love our senior pets—that’s why we are thrilled that November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month! If you’ve been thinking about adding a four-legged-friend to your family, consider opening your home and your heart to an older dog or … Continue reading

Posted in News, Tips & advice | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment