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Diabetes in Dogs

By hashadmin / October 23, 2015 / 0 Comments

Even dogs eating healthy diets can suffer from diabetes. As with diabetes in humans, sometimes a dog’s body’s stops producing enough insulin or the cells of a dog’s body are unable to use the insulin that is produced. When either condition occurs, the result is diabetes mellitus, which causes excessive thirst and urination and extreme…

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Pet Food Labels: The Low Down on Organic & Natural Pet Foods

By hashadmin / April 17, 2015 / 0 Comments

If you often find yourself reaching for the organic or natural foods in the grocery store you may consider feeding your pets natural or organic pet foods. As Natural and organic foods become more and more popular for us humans we see a lot more pet food labels claiming to be “All Natural” or “Organic”…

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Rub a Dub Dub, Takin’ a Bath in the Tub!

By hashadmin / April 4, 2015 / 0 Comments

From Bath time to nail clipping, keeping your pets well groomed is very important. Whether you take care of your dogs grooming or prefer to leave it up to the professionals it’s a key aspect of keeping your pets happy and healthy! Brushing Spending a few minutes a day running a brush through our pets…

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Kennel Cough

By hashadmin / March 27, 2015 / 0 Comments

Kennel Cough is the common name that is given to tracheobrinchitis, which is a very highly contagious disease amongst dogs. This disease is prevalent throughout the world and is known to infect a very large percentage of dogs at least once in their lifetime. Symptoms • Dry hacking cough • Cough may sound like honking…

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Dental Month Comes to a Close

By hashadmin / February 23, 2015 / 0 Comments

As the ever so cold month of February draws to a close so does Pet Dental Month. This also brings our dental blog series to an end. Over the course of the month we have shared quite a bit of knowledge that may be important but let’s face it a little lackluster! So for the…

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Chew on This

By hashadmin / February 13, 2015 / 0 Comments

Your dog’s tendency to chew on anything he can sink his teeth into is a pretty normal canine behavior that we can take advantage of! Dog foods and treats often boast their dental benefits and tossing your pup a dental treat can be a lot easier than trying to get him to allow you to…

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Brush ‘em, Brush ‘em real Good!

By hashadmin / February 7, 2015 / 0 Comments

To some of us pet owners remembering to brush our own teeth is hard enough, never mind the daunting task of brushing our pets teeth! Fear not! Tooth brushing doesn’t have to be a struggle! The Brush Many pet stores as well as veterinarians carry pet sized tooth brushes. These tooth brushes come in a…

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The Truth behind Dental Diets

By hashadmin / January 30, 2015 / 0 Comments

Dogs and cats are primarily meat eaters, their teeth are designed specifically for catching and killing prey out in the wild. However, even though the majority of dogs and cats no longer need to hunt their teeth are still quite similar to their hunting ancestors. Our pet’s teeth need a little extra help to be…

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Is Anesthesia Really Necessary during a Dental Cleaning?

By hashadmin / January 23, 2015 / 0 Comments

What most owners don’t realize about dental cleaning is that their pet must under-go general anesthesia. Anesthetic risks are sometimes blown out of proportion so many people are hesitant to allow their pet go under general anesthetic for minor procedures such as dental cleanings. Over the past few years there has been a lot of…

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Dental Month!

By hashadmin / January 16, 2015 / 0 Comments

February is Dental Month! In the spirit of all things teeth we would like to start the celebration a little early! We will be offering 10% off Dental Prophylaxis Throughout the remainder of January until the end of February!! Dental hygiene is one of the most important, yet most overlooked, aspects of our pets’ health…

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