Common client questions: How often should my pet visit the vet?

Common client questions: How often should my pet visit the vet?

A typical series of the questions I commonly get is, “Doc, how often does my pet need to go for a checkup?” This question is often then followed up by a pet owner stating their pet is mostly indoors or around the house and is not exposed to many other pets or diseases, and eats and acts totally normal. The answer to such questions will vary depending upon the individual […]






Enter the Beat the Heat Sweepstakes

Enter the Beat the Heat Sweepstakes

Summer has just arrived and it’s getting off to a sweltering start! Keeping our little furry ones cool in climbing temperatures is vital to their health and happiness. That’s why 1800-PetMeds® is inviting you to enter the Beat the Heat Sweepstakes!






[New Product] Gen7Pets Indoor Carpet Mini Ramp

[New Product] Gen7Pets Indoor Carpet Mini Ramp

Do you allow your pet on the furniture? For some pet parents, coming home to snuggle on the sofa with a beloved pet is the highlight of the day. Getting on and off of furniture is easy for us, but it takes a lot of effort for a dog or cat to jump so far. After all, few of us could ever jump on a surface that is as tall […]






What you need to know before adopting a cuddly new cat

What you need to know before adopting a cuddly new cat






Are you prepared? Your pet depends on you in a disaster

Are you prepared? Your pet depends on you in a disaster






[New Product] Gen7Pets Regal Plus Pet Stroller

[New Product] Gen7Pets Regal Plus Pet Stroller

Parents of small pets face different issues than those who have larger pets. Because of their size, small pets are more vulnerable to all sorts of threats the big world presents. Little paws get stuck in little crevices. Shorter legs have to work much harder than those with longer strides. Looking for a way to protect your petite pooch from dangers like these? Take your small pet along wherever you […]






What you need to know about Powassan virus and your pet

What you need to know about Powassan virus and your pet

The arrival of warmer weather is a welcome relief for most people, but there is a downside for pet parents: spring and summer also bring an increased risk of flea and tick-borne diseases in our dogs and cats. In certain areas of the U.S. such as the Great Lakes and Northeast, cases of Lyme disease are escalating at alarming rates in both humans and animals. Over the past 10 years a […]