3 Things You Need To Do Prepare Your Pet To Be Neutered Or Spayed

26 December 2019
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If your pet is scheduled to be spayed or neutered, you need to make sure that you prepare your pet properly for the surgery. Preparing your pet properly for surgery will help ensure your pet goes through the surgery process without experiencing any complications. Make Sure Your Pet Is Crate Trained First, you need to make sure your pet is crate trained before you sign your pet up for surgery. Oftentimes, you need to restrict your pet's activity for multiple days after the surgery. Read More …

Do Your Cat’s Hairballs Indicate Something Worse?

23 December 2019
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Hairballs are a common enough thing for cats to go through — after all, they're kind of renowned for having hairballs. But that doesn't mean that it's necessarily a normal or safe thing for your cat to experience. There are a lot of things that a hairball can either do or signal that could mean bad news for your cat. Here's just a few of them. Stomach Blockage One of the things that a hairball might mean is that your cat has a stomach blockage. Read More …

How To Get The Most From Your Pet’s Veterinarian Appointments

23 December 2019
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As a responsible pet owner, it's your job to make sure your pet gets the veterinary treatment they need to stay healthy. At minimum, you'll need to take your pet to the veterinarian at least once a year for an annual checkup. In addition, you may need to take them to the vet if they get sick or hurt. Here are four tips you can use to make the most out of every veterinarian appointment: Read More …

Tips For Helping Your Cat Recover From Surgery

21 December 2019
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When your pet has surgery, it's a difficult time for both of you. Your cat may have discomfort as they heal and you may worry about your pet's health. No matter what type of surgery your cat has, it's important to follow the veterinarian's orders for the recovery period. Here are some tips for helping your cat recover from a surgical procedure. Use A Cone To Protect The Wound One of the most important parts of the recovery process is to leave the incision alone so the skin can stitch itself back together. Read More …

Taking A Long Drive To Visit A Vet Clinic? 3 Tips For A Good Experience

19 December 2019
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When you live somewhere rural or you simply have preferences for which veterinarian you visit to bring your pet to, you'll want to make sure that the experience goes smoothly. With a long drive ahead of you for a visit to the vet, there are several things that you can do to make sure that the drive goes well and that you won't run into an issue once you've arrived at the clinic. Read More …

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Every novice animal parent needs to learn how to care for their pet. However, even experienced pet owners can benefit from learning more about their pet's physical and psychological needs. New medical discoveries relating to animal health are made on a near-daily basis, and many reveal new facts about animal health care that can help ward off future disease and help keep pets healthier and happier even longer. We created this blog, because we love keeping up on the latest pet health news and sharing it with everyone who strives to keep their pet healthy and happy. We plan to cover topics relating to a variety of animals, including dogs, cats, birds, and much more. Come back and check out our new posts often to keep learning more about the animals you love!