Why Do I Need to Vaccinate My Dog or Cat if they are a Senior Pet and They Do Not Go Outside?

By August 10, 2019 0 Comments

Senior pets with minimal risk can go on rotation and only get one vaccine every 3 years.  One of the most important parts of the yearly vaccine program is the physical examination. Because pets age so quickly – they can age 7 to 10 years in one of our years and things can change quickly….

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Doggy Breath vs. Halitosis

By July 17, 2019 0 Comments

Many clients complain that their dogs breath smells bad. A bad odor can be a sign that your dog just ate something really stinky or a sign of a serious oral health problems such as a bad tooth, dental calculus, gingivitis, a foreign body lodged, various systemic diseases that can cause ulceration and/or infections, or…

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Important Update on Grain Free Diets & Dilated Cardiomyopathy in Dogs

By July 3, 2019 0 Comments

The FDA released their update on the issue of grain free foods and dilated cardiomyopathy in dogs on June 27, 2019. Basically, the report indicates that there still is no direct link to the reported cases of the heart condition and any specific diets. The investigation is ongoing and may last for years! Below are some links that…

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Flea and Tick Products You Should Know

By June 5, 2019 0 Comments

We are seeing dogs and cats coming in to the clinic with fleas and ticks.  The ticks scare me not only for the health risks to our pets but also for the potential health dangers to us. I’ve had a few clients that had not left the house because of their own health issues end up…

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What Tick’s Are We Finding in Granville and Newark Ohio on Dogs and Cats?

By May 10, 2019 0 Comments

We collect ticks off our dogs and cats and send them off for analysis to find out what kind of ticks they are. Here is the analysis.

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