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Thanksgiving Pet Safety

Thanksgiving Pet Safety

Thanksgiving is a special holiday that brings together family and friends, but it also can carry some hazards for pets. Holiday food needs to be kept away from pets, and pet owners who travel need to either transport their pets safely or find safe accommodations for them at home. Follow these tips to keep your pet healthy and pet safety during the holiday. Poison Risks : Pet Safety Overindulg...

Perfect Family Pet : How to choose the perfect pet for your family

Perfect Family Pet : How to choose the perfect pet for your family

Thinking about caving into demands from your kids for a pet? Find out which animal would make the perfect family pet. If your home is anything like ours, you’ll have battled with requests for pets many times over the years – from the reasonable (a hamster) to the ridiculous (a baby fox – my daughter’s latest obsession). But what pet would fit in with your family? If you find your...

Halloween Pet Costumes: Safety Guidelines

Halloween Pet Costumes: Safety Guidelines

9 safety tips to remember if you dress your pet in a Halloween Pet Costumes. It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s SUPERDOG! Costumes aren’t just for people. Pet owners love spreading the Halloween pet costumes fun by dressing their four-legged friends up as superheroes, scary ghosts and famous celebrities. Tiffany Donhauser Thomas, a mother and pet owner, who works in a veterina...

Senior Dog Care – What Naples Pet Owners Should Know

Senior Dog Care – What Naples Pet Owners Should Know

As your dog ages, many of his basic needs, from diet to exercise, will begin to change. This guide will help you understand what it takes your senior dog care and make them happy and healthy. Dogs are very good at hiding their health problems and as an owner, it’s your responsibility to keep an eye on your senior dog to ensure that you are adjusting his routine to match changes in his ...

August 15th is Check the Chip Day in Naples

August 15th is Check the Chip Day in Naples

Check the Chip Day is a Great Reminder for Pet Owners Microchips greatly increase the chances that pets will be reunited with their families if they are lost or stolen…but a microchip only works if its registration information is accurate. To remind pet owners to have their pets microchipped and to keep the registration information up-to-date, AVMA and the American Animal Hospital Associati...

Pet Ear Infections – A Common Condition in Dogs and Cats

Pet Ear Infections – A Common Condition in Dogs and Cats

Pet ear infections are very common in both cats and dogs and at some point in their life, they’ll most likely suffer from this painful disease. There are two different types of ear infections, otitis media, where the middle of your pet’s ear is inflamed, and otitis interna which is inflammation of your pet’s inner ear. Yeast and bacteria cause both of these ear infections that affect your ad...

National Walk Your Pet Month

National Walk Your Pet Month

National Walk Your Pet Month in Naples FL If you’re one of the 45% of Americans who make New Year’s Resolutions, chances are that weight loss and/or exercising more often is among them. You probably already know about the health benefits of losing weight. There’s less stress on your joints, your heart, etc. But did you know that when your pet loses weight, he or she enjoys the same benefits?...

Veterinarian in Naples : Seek Veterinary Advice When It Comes to Life & Death Decisions

Veterinarian in Naples : Seek Veterinary Advice When It Comes to Life & Death Decisions

As pet owners, we only want what’s best for our beloved companions. We treat them just like our own children, give them the best tender loving care suitable for their needs. But what if this strong bond we have with our pets create exceptional struggles and challenges when it comes to healthcare related issues? Sometimes, pet owners could go beyond what is expected and tends to project what they...

Pet Immunizations : Side Effects After Having Been Vaccinated

Pet Immunizations : Side Effects After Having Been Vaccinated

Pet immunizations help prevent numerous diseases that affect pets. Vaccinating your pet has long been thought of one of the easiest ways to help him enjoy a long, healthy existence. Not only are there different vaccines for different diseases, there actually are different types and combinations of vaccines. Vaccination is a procedure that has risks and benefits that must be weighed for every pet...

Labor Day Pet Safety Tips

Labor Day Pet Safety Tips

Many people take this day once a year to celebrate as a tribute to all their hard work over the past year. Many people will gather with friends and families and enjoy games, picnics, and BBQ’s outdoors. As always, our furry family members are included on these holidays! These are some quick Labor Day Pet Safety tips and things to avoid during this time of the year. The Backyard: Fire Up The Gri...