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How Often Should You Take Your Dog to the Vet?

Regular wellness checks at a vet clinic is important to the long-term health of your dog, no matter the age, breed, or size. From birth, dogs should be under the regular care of a qualified and well-respected veterinary clinic or animal hospital. That care should last throughout your dog’s life. […]

Spaying Your Dog Prevents Perineal Hernia

The close and strong bonds between humans and dogs started a long time ago and have since been acknowledged as one of the strongest ever. First of all, dogs are good pets. There are myriad of illustrations that prove this statement. Even though sometimes they may try to play smart […]

5 Surprising Ways to Help Your Dog Lose Weight

There is a big focus in today’s society around eating healthy and losing weight. However, as you have been paying much attention to your overall health and weight management, you might have forgotten that your dog needs weight management as well. Dog obesity is becoming a more pronounced aspect in […]

Pregnancy & Your Dog: Why Veterinary Clinics are Important

Americans are the largest pet owners around the world. There is a perception that most of them have a soft spot for most pets, which makes them adopt stray cats and dogs and keep them in their homes. Besides the fact that most pets have to visit an animal hospital […]

Dog Safety: What is Toxic to Dogs?

Dogs are loyal and amazing animals which is one of the many reasons why dogs are man’s best friend. Dogs are therapeutic and can help in stress reduction. This is why they often visit places such as nursing homes, hospices, and hospitals. They also provide you with company and companionship; […]

Animal Hospital: A Safe Place for Your Cat

It’s important to vaccinate your cat when he or she is a kitten, so that your kitty can live a long, healthy life. You should start your kitten’s vaccine regime when it is 6 to 8 weeks old. There are must have vaccinations and optional vaccinations. Must Have Vaccinations FPV: Also […]

Pet Dangers to Watch for On Your Next Hike

Now that spring is officially upon us, countless pet owners are itching to bring their furry friends to their favorite hiking spots. Their drive for adventure is just one of the reasons why dogs are good pets. Even though it’s essential that dogs get plenty of exercise and time outside, […]

3 Healthy Habits Pet Owners Should Do for Their Senior Dog

As a pet owner, it’s vital that you take care of your trusted companion with care and compassion as they grow older. Even though you want to treat your senior dog like the puppy it once was, there are a few things you should be doing differently to help care […]

Is My Cat Fat? How to Recognize When Your Pet Is Overweight

A pet is perfect in the eyes of their owner, but too many treats can lead to health problems down the line. Unfortunately, it can be hard to determine when a pet’s weight has become an issue. While puppies should be fed three times per day until they reach six […]

No Bunny Gifts: Why a Sykesville Vet Says You Shouldn’t Buy Your Child a Rabbit for Easter

Easter is right around the corner and what gift is more adorable for your kids than an Easter bunny, right? Wrong. While adorable, bunnies do not make a good Easter gift for your children. Toys, candy, and colored eggs are your best bets when filling Easter baskets. Bunnies are not. […]