CAN A YARD SERVICE REALLY REPLACE FLEA & TICK PREVENTATIVES?

CAN A YARD SERVICE REALLY REPLACE FLEA & TICK PREVENTATIVES?

Taken from an article written by Michael Nappier, DVM, DABVP When it comes to flea, tick and external parasite prevention, the old real estate saying rings true: It’s all about location, location, location. Some lawn companies are advertising area treatments for yards that purport to eliminate the need for external parasite prevention for pets. Let’s take a closer look and see if we like the […]

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Understanding Hot Spots

Understanding Hot Spots

Understanding Hot Spots It often starts with an itch!  An irritation that has to be nibbled at and licked until, before you know it, that itchy spot has turned into an oozing, red, painful patch of bare skin. Quick to develop, hot spots are a nuisance! Acute Moist Dermatitis, commonly referred to as a hot spot, is a localized skin infection that can occur anywhere […]

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Get Your Pet Ready for Boarding

It’s inevitable, sooner or later, you’ll have to board your pet, even for just a little while. So, be prepared, but more importantly, make sure your pet is adequately prepared. #1 YOUR PET MUST BE VACCINATED. We require proof of vaccination. If you are currently a client at our clinic, our records will indicate if your pet is vaccinated, and you will not require proof. […]

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Must I Really Heartworm Test Every Year?

Must I Really Heartworm Test Every Year?

The short answer to this question is, yes. For the health and well being of your pet it is important for your pet to receive year-round prevention. This means your pets needs heartworm prevention in the spring, summer, fall and winter months to live a healthy and happy life. A yearly heartworm test is a great first step in helping to ensure this for your […]

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Don’t Be Fooled!

Don’t Be Fooled!

Protect Your Pets Thanks for coming to our bog. Dr. Anderson is committed to providing the best care possible to your pet. She understands the importance of working within a budget and she will communicate clearly to you, the options you have for your pet(s).  As part of her commitment, she wants to inform you of a serious threat to your beloved pets. This threat […]

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