Holiday Cheer

The holidays are near and with them come food and holiday cheer. Observing simple precautions can make the holidays fun for your pets too. Pets may be the gift that keeps on giving or might the gift that gets given away. If you choose to gift a pet, allow the...

We Are Like Cats

There are two kinds of people. Those who adore cats and those who think that cats are aloof and untrainable. Non-cat people might better relate to cats if they realized how similar we truly are. Cats enjoy companionship and benefit from social interaction as much as...

Lumps and Bumps

Pets of any age may sprout growths on or under their skin. These need to be examined to diagnose what type of tumor it is. We perform a procedure called an aspiration biopsy. This is a relatively painless procedure consisting of using a very fine needle to collect...

Stress In Owned Cats

Facing long lines at the grocery store, the roundabout or the movies, you think your life is stressful? Well, what about your cat? Cats are exposed to a variety of stressors, which may have a bad effect on their welfare. Common stressors include environmental changes,...

Christmas Presents For Your Pets

Have you been Christmas shopping for the family? Let’s not forget to put our furry friends on that shopping list! They bring us joy throughout the year, so say thanks with presents under the tree. Even though the tree and those hanging ornaments can be a treat in...

Litter Box Etiquette

Prevention is easier than the cure is never a truer statement then when considering litter box etiquette. There are many types of litter to choose from. Clumping litter is convenient because it is easy to scoop. Scented litter may diminish offensive smells for us but...