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What Pet Vaccinations Does My Dog Need?

What Pet Vaccinations Does My Dog Need?

As a responsible pet owner you realize keeping your dog healthy is extremely important. In order to keep your dog healthy you need to vaccinate your dog against common diseases.  These pet vaccinations are provided by your local Naples animal hospital. Most all dog owners understand that their dog needs to be vaccinated against rabies, and are also aware that there are state and county laws rega...

Naples Pet Tips – Keep Your Dog Healthy This Spring

Naples Pet Tips – Keep Your Dog Healthy This Spring

  Spring is here and a good time for your dog to see his Naples veterinarian.  Both you and your pets will want to be outside more enjoying the Naples weather.  It is a great time to play or go on walks with your dog, but it also means fleas, ticks, allergies, and more potential for cuts, scrapes, and injuries.   Tips for a Dog Healthy Spring    Water Your dog needs plenty of w...

Protect Your Dog From These Parasites – Heartworms

Protect Your Dog From These Parasites – Heartworms

Mosquitoes are an outdoor nuisance that can rapidly end up being an indoor issue. However it isn’t really just the biting from the female mosquitoes one need’s to fret about. Heartworms, which are spread  through mosquitoes that transmit the larvae, are a much more alarming concern for your dog. Heartworm larvae travel from the place of the bite through the dog’s body up until t...

It’s National Puppy Day Naples

It’s National Puppy Day Naples

  It’s National Puppy Day Naples!  We love puppies and so do you.  Please enjoy our special page for today. Ways to Celebrate! * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * 1. Adopt a puppy from your local shelter or pure breed rescue organization. 2. Are you prepared for  parenting? Start off on the right paw! Hire a professional that can help you. 3. Donate money, f...

Town & Country Animal Hospital – Dog Boarding Naples FL

Town & Country Animal Hospital – Dog Boarding Naples FL

Animal owners planning a trip or vacation have a crucial choice to make: whether to take their pets along, or leave them behind in your home. What are your alternatives? It’s tempting to wish to bring your dog with you, however you need to think about that some animals aren’t matched to travel due to personality, ailment, car sickness or physical disability. Putting their interests fir...

Show-Winning Dog Semen Is a Bargain at $2,000

Show-Winning Dog Semen Is a Bargain at $2,000

Decades-old sperm from prize-winning dogs is being used to breed a new generation of Westminster Dog Show hopefuls by Claire Suddath Yoshi, an Old English Sheep Dog owned by Jere Marder, was cheerful and friendly and so fluffy that when he was groomed, you couldn’t see his eyes. Under his registered name, Lambluv Desert Dancer, Yoshi won 64 Best in Show awards—more than any other...

What to do When Your Dog Has an Upset Stomach

What to do When Your Dog Has an Upset Stomach

Dogs like to explore and get into things and sometimes that curiosity can get them into trouble and give them an upset stomach. It is always a good idea to check with your Naples veterinarian before trying any home remedies, but sometimes that may not be so convenient.  The article below has some good tips on what to do to settle that stomach down. Note:  If your dog is vomiting excessively, ha...

Learn About Strokes in Dogs – Animal Hospital Naples FL

Learn About Strokes in Dogs – Animal Hospital Naples FL

The American Animal Hospital Association offers excellent information for pet owners on a wide variety of subjects. The article below has very important information about strokes in dogs and understanding the different types of strokes and their signs.  As an accredited AAHA Animal Hospital we highly recommend the Pets Matter Newsletter put out by the AAHA. By Sharon Seltzer Strokes in dogs are ...

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?

Dog Behavior – Why do my dogs eat grass? This one of the most typical questions of dog behavior that their owners ask about. Here you will certainly discover some of the most common reasons canines eat grass. All canines wild or domestic eat grass, this includes wolves, dingoes, coyotes and of course our pet dogs. Eating grass is perfectly normal behavior and dogs have been doing this for t...

Microchip Naples Pets

Microchip Naples Pets

The veterinarians of Town & Country Animal Hospital in Naples, FL would like to remind you that it is very important to microchip Naples pets.  In fact, you may have heard about the Naples, FL family who just reunited with their dog after missing for 7 months and being found in a New Hampshire animal shelter. From ABC  7 Dog missing for 7 months reunites with Naples family COLLIER COUNTY, ...