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    A Case for Year-Round Flea Control

    Mar 24 2016

    Control of fleas and flea-induced diseases requires a considerable effort by both pet owners and veterinarians. Although convenient and effective flea control products are available, successful flea management remains a…

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    Puppy Housetraining Guide

    Mar 16 2016

     In light of National Puppy Day, here are some helpful hints on puppy housetraining! Puppy housetraining guide Choose the desired location and teach the puppy where to go 1.  Ensure…

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    Veterinary Acupuncture

    Feb 18 2016

    What is acupuncture? Acupuncture is the insertion of small, sterile, stainless steel needles into a patient at precise locations and depths on the body. The insertion of the needles at…

  • Tooth Brushing Tips for Dogs and Cats

    Feb 10 2016

    Tooth Brushing Tips for Dogs and Cats Supplies: soft bristled brush in an appropriate size for your pet dog/cat toothpaste (available in many different flavors) patience (especially at first) Daily…

  • ASPCA’s Adopt a Senior Pet Month

    Nov 04 2015

    November is National Adopt a Senior Pet Month. Everybody loves puppies and kittens and they usually don’t stick around very long at the animal shelters and humane societies. Older pets…

  • National Pet Memorial Day

    Sep 09 2015

    September 14th is National Pet Memorial Day. Although we remember our lost furry family members every day, there is actually a national day of remembrance. There are many ways to…

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    Today is National Dog Day!

    Aug 26 2015

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    International Hug Your Cat Day!

    Jun 04 2015

    International Hug Your Cat Day!!!!

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    Pet Allergies

    Jun 04 2015

    Pet Allergies Just like many humans, many of our four-legged family members have allergies too. Allergies are a reaction from the body due to hypersensitivity in the immune system. Common…

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    New Canine Dog Flu!

    Apr 22 2015

    Many of you have probably heard of the new canine dog flu that has infected more than 1,000 dogs in Chicago and the Midwest. This article includes many details on…