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4 Ways That Great Nutrition Benefits Your Pet

January 15, 2020

Everyone knows that nutrition is important for any animal companion. When your pet receives the right combination of vitamins, minerals, proteins, carbohydrates, fats, and water on a daily basis, they stay healthy—it’s that simple. But what specifically does good nutrition do for our pets? How does it benefit them? Let’s take a closer look at some of the important benefits of nutrition for your pet. Skin and Fur Health Did you know that a pet … Read More »

Pets and Guests

January 01, 2020

Are you planning to have company over the next few weeks? If so, don’t forget to consider your pet when getting everything ready! Not everyone is as familiar with and/or enamored by our furry pals as we are. Read on for some great tips from a Downey, CA vet on helping guests and pets co-exist peacefully. Guest Room We recommend asking guests to keep their guest room closed at all times. This will help avoid … Read More »

Posted in Cat Care, Dog Care

Holiday Gifts for Dogs

December 15, 2019

Have you finished your holiday shopping yet? Or are you just getting started? Your canine buddy definitely deserves a special present or two! Read on as a local Norwalk, CA vet lists some holiday gifts for dogs. Toys If your pooch could write Santa Claws his own wish list, we suspect that toys would be at the top of it. Actually, making sure Fido has plenty of appropriate toys is very important! You can opt … Read More »

Posted in Dog Care, General

Caring for a Toy Breed Dog

December 01, 2019

Do you have a pint-sized pup? Small dogs are adorable! Many toy breeds were initially bred as companion animals, so they tend to be very affectionate and cuddly. However, Fido does have some specific care needs. A vet discusses small dog care below. General Health Obesity is often a problem with toy breeds, simply because it’s so easy to overfeed them. They’re also prone to hypoglycemia, which is a dangerous drop in blood sugar. Ask … Read More »

Posted in Dog Care, General

New Gadgets for Your Pet

November 15, 2019

We’re living in an age of technological marvels. It seems like almost every day there are new products and gadgets released. What about our furry friends? It seems that Fluffy and Fido both have fans in the technical sectors, as some really cool gadgets have been made just for them. A vet lists some of them below. GPS Trackers Man’s Best Friend loves exploring, and won’t hesitate to slip away for some doggy shenanigans. Some … Read More »

Acetaminophen Poisoning and Your Pet

November 01, 2019

Acetaminophen is an extremely common pain reliever and can easily be obtained over the counter. It’s probably in your home right now! Acetaminophen can be toxic to our animal companions, so it’s important to be aware of the danger so that you can take quick action in a worst-case scenario. In this article from your local veterinarian, you’ll find out why acetaminophen poisoning occurs, what it looks like, and how to deal with it and … Read More »

Raising a Friendly Kitten

October 15, 2019

Have you recently adopted a kitten? Congratulations! Little Fluffy will waste no time in gaining control of your household. Our feline overlords certainly have a way of melting our hearts … and getting us to completely spoil them. While there’s nothing wrong with pampering your adorable pet, you still need to teach your little ball of fur some manners. Read on as a Downey, CA vet offers some helpful tips on raising a polite kitty. … Read More »

Posted in Cat Care, General

Adopt a Shelter Dog Month

October 01, 2019

October is Adopt A Shelter Dog Month. This is one cause that we are always happy to support! While we love seeing any animal go to a good home, shelter dogs really need help. Read on as a Norwalk, CA vet discusses adopting shelter dogs. Benefits There are many reasons to consider adopting a shelter dog. First and foremost, you’ll be giving that one special pooch a new lease on life. That’s a truly beautiful … Read More »

Posted in Dog Care, General

Making Your Yard Dog-Safe

September 15, 2019

Do you have a yard for your pup to play in? Fido should live indoors with his humans, but he does enjoy getting outside to enjoy some sunlight and fresh air. However, our canine buddies do have a knack for getting into trouble, so you’ll need to make sure that your property is safe for your dog. A Downey, CA vet offers some advice on how to do that in this article. Fencing Sturdy fencing … Read More »

Posted in Dog Care, General

6 Ways To Tell If Your Cat Is Healthy

September 01, 2019

September is Happy, Healthy Cat Month! While Fluffy should be happy and healthy all year, this is a great time to pay her a little extra attention. Actually, it’s not always easy to tell if a cat isn’t feeling well. Our feline friends can be tough to read! In this article, a Downey, CA vet lists some signs that your kitty is in good health. Clean Bill Of Health First things first: the best way … Read More »

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