Limber Tail Syndrome: What You Need To Know

Limber Tail Syndrome: What You Need To Know

When your dog is happy, his tail is likely wagging. When he’s feeling threatened or aggressive, it might be rigid. When he’s scared, he could tuck it between his hind legs. His tail helps him stay balanced when he’s moving around on land, and it works as a rudder when...
Halloween Pet Safety Tips

Halloween Pet Safety Tips

Halloween is a fun time for humans and their pets to dress up. But, Halloween can be full of hazards to your furry friends. To keep your four-legged family members content and healthy on Halloween, follow these tips.Choose Comfy CostumesShould you dress up your dog,...
First Aid for Pets

First Aid for Pets

If your pet is injured, the care you provide while en-route to our hospital or the nearest emergency veterinary hospital could mean the difference between life and death for your furry friend. Here are three common pet emergencies and how you can help.#1: A pet is...
Your Dog’s Knees: What You Need to Know

Your Dog’s Knees: What You Need to Know

With all their running after playmates at the dog park and jumping onto couches to snuggle with humans, orthopedic injuries are common for our canine companions. And, knee injuries, like torn cranial cruciate ligaments and luxating patellas, are seen often. Here’s...
How To Prevent Your Pet From Heatstroke

How To Prevent Your Pet From Heatstroke

Like humans, dogs and cats can become overheated. Unlike humans, our pets aren’t able to effectively reduce their body temperature by sweating. But, just because your furry pal can’t tell you when he’s too hot, doesn’t mean you can’t protect him from the potentially...