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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...

Protect Your Pets From These Parasites – Fleas

Protect Your Pets From These Parasites – Fleas

Fleas These little brown pests hide in cool, dubious areas among shrubs, leaves and trees until a host (like your dog or cat) goes by. Fleas then jump on your dog and are brought into your house, quickly becoming a hazard. In fact, according to the American Animal Hospital Association, just one flea can multiply to 1,000 fleas in your home in simply 21 days. All of a sudden you and your dog are i...

Love Your Pet Day

Love Your Pet Day

Who isn’t in love with their pets? February 20th is “Love Your Pet Day” and pet owners nationwide will celebrate their love for their pets during this unique day of recognition. You can participate in the fun by showing your furry best friend just how much you like them! Just like us pet’s need attention and sometimes need to feel special.  Maybe a nice walk in a special ...

Before Taking Your Pet to the Vet Know These 4 Things

Before Taking Your Pet to the Vet Know These 4 Things

Are veterinary care costs too high? As veterinarians there are many things we wish you knew about us and what we do to provide your pets the best veterinary care in Naples that we are able to offer.  We know there are budgetary issues to consider and we try very hard to present the best options available for your pets when they are sick or injured.  We are pet owners too and we love animals. Car...

Kitten Vaccinations

Kitten Vaccinations

Vaccines have actually been an essential part of preventive health care programs for a number of decades. No other medical development has actually been as successful as vaccination in controlling deadly diseases in dogs and cats. The article below explains the need for vaccines whether your cat is indoors or outdoors and describe the two types for your kitten, Core cat vaccinations and  Non-cor...

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...

Veterinary Surgery Naples FL – Town & Country Animal Hospital

Veterinary Surgery Naples FL – Town & Country Animal Hospital

Just like any other health care fields providing professional care for everyone, veterinarians can now also be specialized in various disciplines such as veterinary surgery, internal medicine, radiology, anesthesiology, ophthalmology, dermatology, cardiology and oncology. If your pet develops an injury or a problem which requires advanced pet care and procedures, your vet may need to advise you of...

Naples Veterinarians – Signs of Diabetes in Your Dog or Cat

Naples Veterinarians – Signs of Diabetes in Your Dog or Cat

Some diseases are very insidious and tend to become “full blown” before we are aware there is a problem. Diabetes Mellitus is one of those diseases in both humans and our pets. This is a bad one when neglected, but if early diagnosis is made and treatment is started this disease can usually be controlled and the afflicted pet will be able to live a relatively normal life. Early detection is of...