COVID 19 Update - We're Open & Taking Appointments!
We are considered an essential business, and remain vigilant in monitoring the most up-to-date safety, infection control and cleaning protocols recommended by the CDC and government officials. We have reopened to elective procedures (dental, neuters, spays). We are still not allowing clients in the building, but are providing curbside services and enforcing social distancing, wearing masks and advanced cleaning protocols.
Cleaning your pet’s ears on a regular basis can help reduce infections, foul odors, head shaking and scratching and ear trauma. How to Clean Pet’s Ears Use a quality ear cleaning solution and place a small amount into the ear and allow to run down into the ear canal. You can not put in too much, as excess will drain out. Massage the pet’s ears that the base, near the skull or head. Do this for about 10-15 seconds. Allow your pet to shake it’s head. This will dislodge some of the waxy debris that may be present. Using a […]
Are you looking for alternative ways to give your dog or cat more exercise? Here’s a list of creative and fun ways to get your companion animal moving, and you’ll never be bored either! Walking and Jogging While walking or jogging with your dog may not be a novel form of exercise, it’s a different story when you add obedience to the mix. Try making surprise stops to work on “sit” and “stay” commands, or practice heeling with a pocket of treats. You can even teach your dog hand signals, which is helpful for aging dogs losing their hearing. Hide […]
The Risk of Purchasing Medication Online and Without a Prescription. There has been a trend noted of pet’s not getting proper refills of medications. When owners are surveyed, they report that their pets are on preventatives. However, when compared to medical records, no refills were approved, authorized or prescribed. THIS IS A BIG CONCERN. Prescription medication for people and pets is a huge industry. Pharmaceutical costs continue to rise and rise. So, it makes sense that consumers would like to save money when possible. However, the purchase of online mediations (especially those without a written prescription) may wind up costing […]