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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 ...

7 Tips to Give Your Pets a Safe and Happy Halloween

7 Tips to Give Your Pets a Safe and Happy Halloween

Halloween can be a fun event for families and their pets. Nevertheless, if security measures aren’t taken, it may be a dangerous and stressful time for our cats and dogs. According to Dr. Justine Lee, an critical care specialist and associate director of Veterinary Services at Pet Poison Helpline, calls increase by 12 percent during the week of Halloween, making it the call center’s bu...

Senior Cat Health – 9 Common Problems Older Cats Face

Senior Cat Health – 9 Common Problems Older Cats Face

BY DR. MARTY BECKER Doesn’t it seem just like just yesterday that your cat was a crazy kinetic kitten? One of the blessings of cats is that age seems to creep up on them gently — so much so that it may be difficult for us to notice that they really are getting older and have developed some of the common health problems of old age. Among the challenges of advancing age in cats are arthritis, c...

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 ...