Simple ways to improve your senior pet’s life

Simple ways to improve your senior pet’s life

  Just like it is for humans, with advances in veterinary medicine, our pets are living longer lives.  With wide-spread vaccination, safe medications, improved nutrition, and changes in life-styles, pets can avoid some of the illnesses and injuries that they used...
How do we know if our pets are in pain?

How do we know if our pets are in pain?

As people with the power of speech, we can tell each other if we are in physical pain.  In fact, that is really the only way we know for sure someone else is experiencing pain, as by definition, pain is a perception in our conscious brain stimulated by nerve receptors...
Holiday Trauma!!

Holiday Trauma!!

This time of year many of us are decorating for the holidays. While we love the sight of our homes decked out in festive attire, you may not realize your pets might be interested too.Be aware of those mischievous animal deviants who want in on the fun! Terra...
What You Should Know Before Adopting A Pet

What You Should Know Before Adopting A Pet

What You Should Know Before Adopting A Pet – by Sarah Cohen, ORSCC, L.C.S.W., P.P.S.C. Adopting a pet can be a great choice. This not only saves a life but also makes space in shelters and rescues for the next pet in need. While this blog will focus on dogs and...
Healthy Skin = Healthy Coats

Healthy Skin = Healthy Coats

We are proud to post important advice from Dr. Anthea Schick, Veterinary Dermatologist, and consultant for our new community partner, Rowan for dogs! We’ve all experienced itchy, dry or oily skin. Not surprisingly, dogs face similar issues with their coat and skin. In...