As our dogs get older it is imperative that we monitor them for signs of Canine Cognitive Dysfunction Syndrome. Just like their human owners, our dog’s brains begin to change as they get older. These changes can result in problems with thinking, recognition, memory, and learned behavior. This syndrome is thought to be caused by… [Read more]
Many pets develop joint issues such as arthritis or osteoarthritis as they age. This usually involves the inflammation and breakdown of cartilage in joints which can make it hard for them to walk, run, and in some cases move at all, and cold winter weather can make painful joints feel even worse. A great way… [Read more]
Trifexis is a once a month chewable oral medication for dogs used to treat and prevent flea infestations, protect against heartworms and to treat and prevent hookworm, roundworm, and whipworm infections. Many pet guardians appreciate the convenience of a medication that combines such comprehensive protection all in one convenient tablet. However, you may have heard… [Read more]
Pets are prone to serious medical emergencies, and it’s up to their owners to have the proper knowledge of pet care to ensure a good outcome.