Risk of Lyme Disease in Licking County – See the Updated #’s 2018

By June 16, 2018 0 Comments

Ticks are bad. What is scary is we are seeing ticks every day and seeing more dogs test positive for Lyme disease than heartworm disease here in Granville. We researched some statistics for the risk of tick bone diseases in Licking County. These are the number of dogs testing positive for Lyme Disease in Licking…

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How to Remove a Tick from A Dog or Cat

By June 11, 2018 0 Comments

How Do I remove a tick from my pet? Resource: CDC Website: How to remove a tick Use fine-tipped tweezers to grasp the tick as close to the skin’s surface as possible. Pull upward with steady, even pressure. Don’t twist or jerk the tick; this can cause the mouth-parts to break off and remain in…

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How to Get Your Pet’s Records Online

By June 7, 2018 0 Comments

In keeping with our commitment to provide excellent patient care, we are excited to introduce a new and user-friendly online service called ePetHealth. ePetHealth is an option that will allow you: 24/7 online access to your pet’s medical information Ability to make appointments or boarding reservations by email, text or phone. You can make this…

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Tips to Help Minimize the Stress of Moving

By June 3, 2018 0 Comments

Tips to Help Minimize the Stress of Moving Moving can be very stressful for dogs and cats. Here are some tips from PetPlace.com that can help minimize stress. Before the Move While packing and preparing for the move, maintain a normal routine for your pet. Keep to your regular feeding times, walks and playtime. Make a point to…

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Does My Dog Really Need the Rabies Vaccine?

By May 28, 2018 0 Comments

Does My Dog Really Need the Rabies Vaccine? The Rabies virus is spread through wounds, or via the saliva of a rabid animal, and causes symptoms such as: overly vicious or timid behavior, lack of coordination and difficulty swallowing. Once these symptoms appear, the disease is fatal. While there is an effective post-exposure treatment for…

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