One of the most common questions I get is “Can I use my dog’s flea medication, or can I cut down the dose of my dog’s flea medication and give it to my cat?” The answer to both of these questions is NO. The dosage of flea medication is calculated out exactly for the species it is… [Read more]
Cats are fastidious and many dislike having smelly topical products applied to the fur. But until now, there have not been many alternative products that cats can take orally to treat fleas, except the over-the-counter products, Capstar and Program. These treatments have limitations: Capstar treats adult fleas, but the effect does not last beyond 24… [Read more]
During the winter season, pet owners need to take extra steps to make sure their dogs and cats stay safe from harsh weather and other dangers that come along with the upcoming season.
Ticks, mosquitoes and other pests are rampant during the summer months and although there is no way to stay completely free from these critters, there are ways keep them at bay.