January 30, 2018

Pet Dental Health

Dental health is an important part of your pet’s overall health. Untreated periodontal disease can lead to chronic infections, heart disease, liver disease, kidney disease and chronic pain. Having a […]
January 3, 2018

Fear Free Veterinary Visits

We know veterinary visits can be stressful for both you and your pet. Can you imagine telling your dog, “Let’s go to the vet!” and seeing her tail wag? How […]
November 1, 2017

Senior Pet Care

“Love does not change, no matter how many dog years go by.” -Amanda Jones (Dog Years: Faithful Friends, Then and Now) I often thumb through this book looking at the […]
October 4, 2017

Understanding Pet Obesity…is bigger always better?

Obesity occurs worldwide and unfortunately humans are not the only ones affected. Our beloved pets also suffer from weight problems. It’s estimated that 25% to 44% of dogs in the […]
September 5, 2017

The Unseen Enemy

Parasites There are a wide variety of parasites, both internal and external in Yavapai County and Arizona that pose a potential health risk to your pets.  Many people are offended […]
August 3, 2017

What Do Veterinarians Do?

The common line given when you ask people “What do veterinarians do?” is something along the lines of “They take care of and treat animals.” Yes, it is true that […]
June 5, 2017

Are cats low maintenance pets?

Cats are often seen as the low maintenance pet. I will say, in some cases this is true. They can require very little from humans. Just the basics: food, water, […]
May 1, 2017

Itching and Scratching… dog gone it!

Itching and scratching is by far one of the most common reasons that pets and their humans make a trip in to see the veterinarian. While Fido certainly has a […]
March 8, 2017

Three Steps to Prepare Your Pets for a Disaster

Pet Disaster Preparedness DON’T LEAVE HOME WITHOUT THEM Emergencies come in many forms, and may require anything from a brief absence from your home to permanent evacuation. It is always […]