Summer Temperatures On The Rise. As temperatures increase, we urge pet parents to be aware of the effects on their pet(s). This summer please ensure your pets are not left out in the heat and have multiple sources of water available. Remember, DO NOT attempt to cool your pet
Summer activities are beginning to ramp up, we urge you to ensure your pet is prepared to handle the stresses that the festivities will induce on their little systems. Whether it be travel or a house full of guests, prevent a trip to the vet for stress colitis and diarrhea that accompanies it.
A dog's ear canal has a vertical and a horizontal component. This predisposes dogs to ear infections because debris must work its way upward rather than straight out. Allergies are the most common cause as the irritation promotes the accumulation of ear wax, skin oil, and other debris; which
Training Through Consistency, Clear Communication, and Fair Leadership The Training Method The beautiful thing about dogs is that every dog is different; their personality, temperaments, behaviors, learning styles, etc. An effective training program is tailored to an individual dog’s needs and learning style while focusing on maintaining a positive relationship
Our pets suffer from the same airborne allergies as we do. Environmental allergies are the second-most common cause of allergic reactions in pets, after flea allergy dermatitis. Common Triggers: Grasses, pollens, trees, and ragweed. Early signs are usually seasonal but may be seen all year.
Stress Colitis is a common issue among pets and a frequent reason for treatment with our patients. Just as it is in humans, colitis is an inflammation of the large intestine that results in bacterial overgrowth (an imbalance of good and bad bacteria).