5 simple steps to safely remove a tick from your dog

5 simple steps to safely remove a tick from your dog

When it comes to ticks, you can never be too careful. Ticks are one of the most dangerous animals that can come into contact from our pets because they carry diseases that can be transmitted to your pet through feeding.

Why do cats purr? You might be surprised!

Why do cats purr? You might be surprised!

If you’ve ever spent some time around a cat you may have noticed a purr that sounds like a soft noise, almost like an idling engine, coming out of them. It’s a general belief that cats purr only when they are happy and content, especially when being pet by their owners.

Forgot your pet’s monthly heartworm dose?  Here’s what to do next

Forgot your pet’s monthly heartworm dose? Here’s what to do next

If you’ve missed a dose of heartworm prevention medicine, there are several things you need to take into consideration before starting your pet back on heartworm preventatives.

Achoo! The most likely reasons for your pet’s sneezing or coughing

Achoo! The most likely reasons for your pet’s sneezing or coughing

Respiratory symptoms are fairly common presentations in the small animal veterinary clinic. Symptoms may involve the upper or lower respiratory tract and include any combination of the following: eye and nasal discharge, sneezing, wheezing, coughing, or more rapid or difficulty breathing.

What’s the single most important factor in flea survival? Learn this and more in our Flea FAQs

What’s the single most important factor in flea survival? Learn this and more in our Flea FAQs

Prevent a pet poisoning: key facts about poisoning in dogs and cats

Prevent a pet poisoning: key facts about poisoning in dogs and cats

Keep your cat’s joints healthy this winter

Keep your cat’s joints healthy this winter

Joint related issues are often exacerbated by the cold weather and can cause joint pain symptoms such as limping, crying and having trouble getting up and down.