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Planning for Senior Care

January 31, 2012

Our pets are living longer than ever thanks to high quality pet foods and preventative veterinary care. Just as people, pets develop problems as they age. Common problems that we see with older animals include dental disease, arthritis, and kidney or liver disease. Symptoms of age-related diseases are often subtle or vague. Changes in pets’…

Routine Blood Tests Save Lives and Dollars

January 31, 2012

Most animals will hide any illness or pain as much as possible. Many times they will not show physical symptoms until a disease is in an advanced state. We recommend that senior pets should have routine blood testing every 6 – 12 months. These blood tests help veterinarians detect illnesses and infections early. Early detection…

Online Pharmacies

January 31, 2012

Most veterinarians maintain a well stocked pharmacy to provide on-site medications for their patients. These medications are purchased directly from reputable distributors and you can trust that they have been handled and stored properly. A number of on-line pharmacies are available as alternatives to pet owners. Some of these pharmacies spend millions of dollars in…

Wellness Exams

January 31, 2012

The best way to help ensure that your pet has a happy and healthy life is to have regular wellness exams by your veterinarian. Pets cannot tell you when something is wrong; in fact many pets will do their best to hide illnesses. Physical examinations and discussion of your pet’s behavior, activity, appetite, etc with…