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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...

Naples Veterinary Dental Care for Senior Cats

Naples Veterinary Dental Care for Senior Cats

It most likely doesn’t come as a surprise to anyone that an elderly cat has needs that are different than those of a young cat. However how do you know when your cat is a senior? Naturally, cats with ages 7-10 years will be thought to be seniors. With increasing age, changes in the body take place too. Without the proper care, dental disease can present an issue, particularly for senio...

Why Adopt a Senior Pet? | Naples Senior Pet Health Care

Why Adopt a Senior Pet? | Naples Senior Pet Health Care

This November, why not consider adding a senior pet to the family? Most people would walk into a pet shelter in Naples hoping to adopt a new kitten or puppy, while almost 99% tend to overlook the idea of adopting older cats and dogs. This National Adopt a Senior Pet Month, it is strongly advised that all pet owner wannabes consider the idea of adopting a senior cat or dog. According to research ...

Class IV Laser Therapy for Pets by Naples Animal Hospital

Class IV Laser Therapy for Pets by Naples Animal Hospital

Town and Country Animal Hospital in Naples, Florida is pleased to provide class IV laser treatment to our clients as a reliable treatment for many causes of chronic and acute pain swelling and injury recovery. Laser therapy can be used in addition to other types of treatments and is a drug-free, non-surgical means of providing pain relief. Laser therapy utilizes light to permeate tissue in a proc...

Preventive Health Care Tips For Dogs Naples FL

Preventive Health Care Tips For Dogs Naples FL

Remember Annual Naples Veterinary Visits We are well aware that a yearly Naples veterinary visit is essential, right? What you may not know is that the best way to protect your pet from illnesses is through preventative health care.  At Town & Country Animal Hospital, we help to bring some preventative measures to keep your dog’s health on track. Your pet’s health and safety are alway...

More Reasons to Spay & Neuter Dogs and Cats in Naples FL

More Reasons to Spay & Neuter Dogs and Cats in Naples FL

Most pet owners in Naples know they should spay & neuter dogs and cats,  but do they ever consider why? Population control is an important factor. Thousands of animals were euthanized last year,  many simply due to lack of available homes.  But what about the medical and behavioral reasons for spaying and neutering? Intact male cats can begin spraying, marking their territory with urine. ...