Everything You Need to Know About Bone Fractures in Cats and Dogs

A broken bone or fracture in a pet is a serious medical emergency. Without treatment, your pet could suffer from permanent deformity, inability to walk, infection, or internal bleeding. You should not try to treat a fracture yourself. Instead, you should take your pet to an emergency veterinary hospital for treatment. Here’s everything you need […]

How to Keep Your Pet Safe this Winter

As the winter chill sets in, it’s crucial to prioritize the safety and well-being of our beloved pets. Cold weather can pose unique challenges for our furry companions, from icy sidewalks to freezing temperatures. In this season, it’s essential for pet owners to be well-informed and take proactive measures to ensure their pets stay safe […]

Holiday Health Hazards for Pets 

The holidays are a time of joy and celebration, but they can actually be quite hazardous for your pets. We’re here to shed some light on the hidden dangers of the season for your pet–from dangerous foods to unsafe decorations. Read on to find out how to keep your pets safe and secure this holiday […]

The Dos and Don’ts of Pet Toys

Pet toys provide more than just an exciting activity for your beloved cat or dog. They are also an excellent way to keep them mentally and physically stimulated. However, some pet toys can be highly dangerous, leading to unforeseen and potentially life-threatening situations.   The Dos of Pet Toys Choosing the right pet toys and treats […]

Assessing When to Visit the Animal Hospital for an Upset Stomach

You want your pet to always feel their best, so if they’re showing signs of an upset stomach like vomiting or diarrhea, it can feel like an emergency even if it’s not. However, there are times when these symptoms can point to more serious issues that should be investigated by your veterinarian. Read on to […]

Your Guide to Handling a Pet in Respiratory Distress

As pet owners, our pet’s safety and health depends on us. As such, when your pet goes into respiratory distress, it’s vital to understand how to remain calm and take on the situation in an organized manner to ensure the most successful outcome for your pet. It’s important to remember anytime a pet is having […]

What To Do If Your Pet Falls Victim to Heat Exhaustion

With summer fast approaching, it’s the perfect time to ensure you are prepared to handle the potential pet health hazards that accompany the arrival of warm weather. While the summer season is often associated with the conversation of flea, tick, and heartworm prevention, there is another risk that pet owners must be aware of, and […]

A Safety Guide for Kids and Pets

Having children and pets in the same house can be a recipe for trouble. However, as long as you teach your children from a young age how to safely behave around pets in the household, you can avoid scuffles and injuries. It’s easy for children to get carried away when playing with animals, but roughhousing […]

Treating Simple Pet Injuries at Home

If your pet has a minor injury that you can treat at home, you can ease your pet’s discomfort by providing quick, simple care using a pet first aid kit. You can either purchase a first aid kit online or make one yourself. Here are some easy ways that you can treat simple pet injuries […]

Tips for Pet-Proofing Your Home

Bringing a new pet into your home is a joyous occasion. Before your new pet arrives, you should make sure your house is safe by pet-proofing your home. Here are some great tips for pet-proofing your entire house in preparation for the arrival of a new pet.  Kitchens and Bathrooms All medications, chemicals, household cleaners, […]