How to recognize and prevent heatstroke in dogs

How to recognize and prevent heatstroke in dogs

It’s no surprise that it’s getting warmer. And unfortunately, each summer many pets die needlessly from exposure to heat. Heatstroke is a medical emergency that needs veterinary attention as quickly as possible. Signs of heat stroke include: Excessive panting Bright red gums and ear tips Seizuring and collapse (in extreme circumstances) Unfortunately, dogs and cats don’t sweat like people do. They typically pant, in order to dispel heat, making them much […]






10 questions your veterinarian wants you to ask during a visit

10 questions your veterinarian wants you to ask during a visit

With our own medical care it’s often suggested to ask more questions when at the doctor’s office. Did you know the same advice applies to your pet’s veterinarian? By asking more questions during your pet’s next vet visit, you’re not only helping to maximize your pet’s health care, but you’re also ensuring you get the most out of each visit. To help tackle this topic, we asked holistic veterinarian Dr. […]






Is your pet protected from these 3 spring risks?

Is your pet protected from these 3 spring risks?






The most common causes of pet poisonings (and how to prevent them!)

The most common causes of pet poisonings (and how to prevent them!)






[New Product] Bayer Expert Care Quad Dewormer Chewable Tablets for Dogs

[New Product] Bayer Expert Care Quad Dewormer Chewable Tablets for Dogs

The joy and comfort of cuddling with your dog can make all the cares of the day drift away. Unfortunately, if you suspect that your dog has worms you should think twice before curling up with your pet…and not just because worms are ‘gross’. You see, intestinal worms can not only have a serious impact on your pet’s health but yours, too! It’s vital to protect the health of everyone […]






Vote now to change an adoptable pet’s life

Vote now to change an adoptable pet’s life

Change a Pet’s Life Day was established to encourage pet adoption and draw attention to the many homeless pets in the U.S. In honor of the day, we founded a grant contest in 2015 to provide medical care grants to adoptable pets across the country. Over the past two years, the Change a Pet’s Life Contest has granted funds to help a former puppy mill breeder, Regina, regain her health […]






Help change the life of a pet in need!

Help change the life of a pet in need!

Shelters and rescues across the U.S. are called upon every day to take in homeless pets, some of whom need extensive medical care before they can be adopted out into homes. This medical care can come at a steep price for rescue groups with already tight budgets, preventing them from caring for additional pets. Two years ago, we started the Change a Pet’s Life Contest to help rescue groups and […]