Swimming with your Pets

Swimming with your Pets In Santa Clarita we are blessed with beautiful weather but once the middle of summer rolls around even the most confirmed lovers of the high desert must admit that it can get terribly hot. Many homeowners in this valley are blessed with pools...

Tick Talk, It’s Time for Ticks!

Tick Talk, It’s Time for Ticks! California is a great place for ticks to thrive since temperate climates don’t force them to go dormant in the winter. Taking walks at Central park or Placerita Canyon Nature Center are some of the great joys of living in Santa Clarita...

Do You Have Questions About Vaccines?

Do You Have Questions About Vaccines? During the annual health exam for your cat or dog vaccines are likely to be discussed. Do you know what vaccines you pet is being given? Do you know why is your vet recommending particular vaccines? The careful veterinarian knows...

Only an Ear Infection?

Only an Ear Infection? Maybe it starts with head shaking. Or your dog settles down, puts a foot in one ear and scratches gently while giving a deep groan. Or perhaps your dog suddenly smells like a week-old sock. You don’t need my help-you know it already. Your dog...

Pets and Tylenol Toxicity

Pets and Tylenol Toxicity Acetaminophen is the active ingredient in Tylenol and some other related medications that are used to treat pain and fever in people. Unfortunately, this drug can be extremely poisonous to cats and dogs. Acetaminophen toxicity occurs when a...