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Dog Paw Safety Naples FL

Dog Paw Safety Naples FL

Summertime presents its own unique set of dangers to your pup’s paw pads?   The summer can be very hard on dog’s paw pads. Here are some great dog paw safety tips.   From PetPlace.com Common Causes of Summer Paw Pad Injuries in Dogs yellow dog paw and human hand shaking, friendship Hot Surfaces – Outdoor surfaces can reach blazing temperatures quickly under the summer sun....

Heatstroke in Dogs Naples FL – Prevention and Awareness

Heatstroke in Dogs Naples FL – Prevention and Awareness

The hot summer season is in full-swing here in South Florida and tragically, numerous pets will certainly suffer heat-related deaths between now and the arrival of cooler weather conditions. Most cases of dogs passing away from heat exposure and heatstroke go unreported, so no stats exist on how extensive the issue is. But estimates are that hundreds of dogs suffer this sluggish, painful and entir...

Dogs, Disease and Ticks in Naples FL

Dogs, Disease and Ticks in Naples FL

What is the big deal about ticks in Naples? Dogs have a major problem with ticks in Naples and for a good reason. Ticks in Naples transmit a number of very bad diseases caused by organisms that are classified as bacteria and reketsia which are organisms too large to be classed as a virus and too small to be classed as a bacteria. There are many different diseases caused by these organisms, but he...

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...

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...

10 Easy Steps to Prevent Pet Holiday Emergencies Naples

10 Easy Steps to Prevent Pet Holiday Emergencies Naples

When it comes to pet holiday emergencies Naples, no one is safe including our four-legged companions. Did you know that in Naples Fl alone, many pets usually get into trouble during the holiday season? That is why the Naples veterinarians  at Town & Country Animal Hospital advises all pet owners to take extra precautionary measures when it comes to the safety of their pet. Below are some o...

Halloween Safety Tips for Naples Pets

Halloween Safety Tips for Naples Pets

Pet lovers, Halloween is almost upon us!   Let’s make sure our pets are safe from any tricks or the wrong treats.  Town and Country Animal Hospital wants to remind you that this fun day can be dangerous for pets.  Use some common sense and read the helpful Halloween safety tips for Naples pets below from the American Animal Hospital Association below and have a Spooktacular time this Hal...

Avoid These Holiday Pet Dangers

Avoid These Holiday Pet Dangers

The holidays are coming fast, and while you anticipate it, you should still be weary on how the holiday season can impact your pets in many various ways. There are many holiday pet dangers that you will want to avoid, and by taking just a few minutes to be more familiar with them, you can be sure your pet enjoys an safe and happy holiday season too. Take a look below at how to keep your Naples...

Keep Your Pets Safe and Healthy This Summer In Naples

Keep Your Pets Safe and Healthy This Summer In Naples

 How can you keep your pets safe and happy this summer in Naples when there are so many dangers to avoid?  Well here are some tips so you can spend your time enjoying the outdoors,  going for long evening walks or playing in and around the water and avoid the dangers that summer can  bring to your best friends. These dangers include an increase in parasites, brutal te...