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Reasons To Consider A Dog Walker

Reasons To Consider A Dog Walker

September 01, 2023

Dog Walker Appreciation Day is coming up on September 8th! Dog walkers are truly one of the unsung heroes of the pet care world. They really can make our canine companions happy and healthy. A local Seminole, FL vet lists some reasons to consider a dog walker in this article. Potty Breaks The main reason that people hire dog walkers is also the most obvious: sanitation. It’s not easy or pleasant for Fido to hold … Read More »

Posted in Dog Care

Common Bunny Care Mistakes

July 15, 2023

July is just hopping along. It’s Adopt A Rescued Rabbit Month. Plus, Rabbit Week starts on the 26th. Just like other pets, rabbits need suitable food, fresh water, and regular veterinary care. However, they also have some fairly specific needs, which are quite different from those of dogs and cats. It’s important to do some research before adopting Floppy, so you can understand her care needs and avoid harmful mistakes. A local Seminole, FL vet … Read More »

Posted in Exotic Pet Care

Teaching Your Dog To Swim

June 01, 2023
Dog jumping into swimming pool

Here in Florida, we get to enjoy swimming for most—if not all—of the year, though of course it’s more popular in summertime. It’s great to be able to hop into a pool to cool off after a long day at work! Many of our canine pals also enjoy swimming. However, not all dogs are naturals at this. A Seminole, FL vet offers advice on teaching Fido how to swim in this article. Consult Your Vet … Read More »

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Summer Pet Care Mistakes

May 15, 2023

Summer is on the way … or, in this corner of the country, it’s already here. As the hottest part of the year approaches, pet owners will need to pay extra attention to their furry friends. The heat can be very dangerous to Fido and Fluffy! A local Seminole, FL vet discusses some common mistakes in this article.    Not Adjusting Schedule    Pets overheat very quickly when temperatures soar. Keep that in mind when … Read More »

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Meet The Galgo

February 01, 2023

Did you know that today, February 1st, is World Galgo Day? This isn’t one of the more well-known breeds over here in the States, but it’s definitely one that could use more attention. A member of the Sighthound group, the Galgo is a very sweet and loving pup, who loves napping and relaxing. A Seminole, FL vet shines the spotlight on this timid pooch below. Basics The Galgo is very closely related to Greyhound, a … Read More »

Posted in Dog Care, General

Dog Party Day Tips

June 15, 2022
Dog Party Day Tips

There’s a pretty fun doggy holiday coming up. June 21st is Dog Party Day! Giving Fido a chance to run and play with his buddies can be just as adorable and entertaining as it sounds! However, there are some things to keep in mind. Read on as a Seminole, FL vet offers some tips on having your pup’s pals over. Guest List Having the right guest list can make a huge difference. Be sure to … Read More »

Keeping Your Dog Safe on the Fourth

July 01, 2021

The Fourth of July is just around the corner! This can be a scary holiday for Fido, and a dangerous one as well. In this article, a local Seminole, FL offers some tips on keeping your four-legged buddy safe over the next few weeks. Keep The Pup Hydrated Hydration is absolutely crucial at this time of year! Make sure that Fido always has cool, clean water to drink. If you take your fuzzy friend off … Read More »

Fun Facts About Guinea Pigs

March 01, 2021

March is Adopt A Rescued Guinea Pig Month! Guinea pigs—also called cavies–are very fun and cute little pets. A local Seminole, FL vet lists some interesting facts about them below. They’re Not From Guinea Guinea pigs actually come from the Andes region, which is in South America. So where did the name come from? It may have been because they cost one guinea back in 16th-century England. Others say they may have come to Europe … Read More »

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Tips for Creating a Catio

November 01, 2020

Do you keep your feline buddy indoors? If so, that’s great! We strongly suggest keeping cats inside. Fluffy may look cute chasing butterflies, but she’s actually in some very serious dangers when she goes outside. Cars, traffic, weather, gators, and stray animals are just a few of the hazards your pet faces. However, you can let your furball have the best of both worlds, by giving her a catio. A Seminole, FL veterinarian discusses creating … Read More »

Posted in Cat Care, General

Keeping Fido Cool

July 01, 2020

Florida summers are absolutely beautiful. They can also be absolutely sweltering. That can be a problem for our canine companions, however. Fido gets hot very quickly in summer! Here, a Seminole, FL vet offers some tips on keeping your pup cool. Water Make sure your pooch always fresh, clean water available. If you have a yard, you’ll want to keep water bowls outdoors as well. You may want to get Fido a pet fountain. Many … Read More »