Why Should I Vaccinate My Indoor-Only Cat?

Why Should I Vaccinate My Indoor-Only Cat? This is a question veterinarians get asked very often. Many people believe that since their cats never go outside and they are otherwise “healthy” that they do not need to be vaccinated. If a cat is truly an indoor only cat,...

Tips for Adopting a New Pet

Tips for Adopting a New Pet If you are looking for a new best friend, I highly encourage you to start your search at the local shelter or rescue. They have so many great animals available to adopt and a wide variety of breeds and ages to choose from. Contrary to...

Battling Allergies in Pets

Battling Allergies in Pets Skin allergies are one of the most common problems we veterinarians see on a daily basis. It can be a very frustrating problem for the doctor, the owner and the pet. Signs of skin allergies can include itchiness, dry flaky skin, chewing at...

Pet Dental Health

Pet Dental Health Most people don’t realize that taking care of their pet’s teeth is just as important as taking care of their own. Just like with humans, dental disease in pets can lead to disease elsewhere in the body such as the heart, liver and kidneys. Seventy...

Grain Free Diets

Grain Free Diets Grain-free diets have been the trendy diet for dogs for the past several years. Marketing tactics have convinced owners that grain-free is somehow better. New research, however, is showing that the grain-free and very limited ingredients, or...