Managing Your Cat’s Weight

Managing Your Cat’s Weight We face a feline obesity epidemic today in our society. As little as two pounds of excess weight can put your cat up to three times the risk for contracting type II diabetes, heart disease, arthritis, joint injuries and urinary tract...

Adopting a New Dog

Adopting a New Dog Adopting a new member of the family can be a difficult but rewarding process. Many people are overdetermined to adopt only a puppy. Keep in mind that a puppy is a basket of unknowns. You can tell if it’ll be a small or large adult, but you may not...

Moving with your Pets

Moving with your Pets  Soon, Copper Hill Animal Clinic will be moving to a new larger location at the corner of Seco Canyon Road and Bouquet. While we have our own challenges in moving our animals and equipment, many pet owners have just as much to consider when it...

Doggy Separation Anxiety

Doggy Separation Anxiety  You leave home and come back to a house destroyed: pillows torn apart, couch stuffing strewn upon the floor and entire doors are now splinters. The culprit? Your wonderful and energetic canine companion, relived at your return. Or maybe your...

Safe for You, Deadly for Them

Safe for You, Deadly for Them When was the last time you cleaned out your purse or backpack? You may have a vague idea of what lies within, but do you know if everything inside is animal safe? Often, our pets love to root around for goodies, especially when the bag...