How to keep your pet safe over Labor Day weekend

YES for long weekends, especially over the summer months! Beach days, pool parties, outside events, yappy hours, cookouts, parades… The list goes on and on… This also means we have many opportunities to take our pups along with us. When out in public or in...

September is Animal Pain Awareness Month

September is Animal Pain Awareness month, dedicated by International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management (IVAPM). IVAPM is an organization that provides resources for pet owners and veterinary staff on pain management, prevention and treatment for our pets. Do you...

Back to school doggy blues!

For most of us, back to school is right around the corner! Amidst all the chaos and confusion of getting back to school gear, clothes and configuring yearly schedules… It’s no wonder our dogs are pushed off to the side. Common transitional issues can and...

Special needs of senior dogs

Senior dogs are special! They are sweet and wise and at this age, just want to be with their human counterparts as much as possible. They also have more specific needs as they turn gray in the face and start to slow down… What “defines” a senior dog?...