The 8 Most Effective Ways To Prevent Ticks on Your Dog

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It is tick season again and nothing is worse than having to remove ticks from your pet after a stint outdoors.  The process can be intrusive and it requires your dog to remain still, a feat in itself.  Plus, once they arrive, they can cause a wide range of health problems, from skin infections to… Read more »

How to Protect You and Your Pets From Lyme Disease

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The risk of contracting Lyme Disease has increased over the last few years and it is only going to get worse.  So what exactly is Lyme Disease and how can you prevent it?   Lyme Disease is an inflammatory illness caused by the bacteria Borrelia burgdorferi. Borrelia burgdorferi is a worm-like, corkscrew shaped bacterium that… Read more »

How To Beat Your Pet’s Back To School Blues

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Back to school season is a time of transition for the whole family as parents and children begin to adjust to a new routine.  But it is also a difficult time for pets.  After an entire summer of enjoying extended family time, leaving your pet at home alone for the entire day can be upsetting…. Read more »

Detecting Dehydration In Cats Made Simple

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Like you, your cat’s body is made primarily of water. Proper hydration plays a critical role in all of your cat’s bodily functions including circulation, digestion, and waste removal. Because of this, dehydration can be very dangerous and even fatal if not recognized and treated immediately.  Cats are notoriously skilled at hiding health problems so… Read more »