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Ways To Lengthen Fido’s Life

Ways To Lengthen Fido’s Life

September 15, 2023

Did you know that dogs don’t all age at the same rate? Large dogs become seniors much faster than little pups. For example, a Saint Bernard may reach his golden years at just six, while a Chihuahua may not be a senior until they are nine or older. No matter what type of pooch you have, there are things you can do to help Fido live a long and happy life. A Seminole, FL vet … Read More »

Posted in Dog Care

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

Making Veterinary Appointments Easier On Your Cat

August 15, 2023
cat with orange fur

August 22nd may very well be one of Fluffy’s least favorite days of the year: it’s Take Your Cat To The Vet Day! Proper veterinary care is crucial to your feline pal’s health and well-being, but Fluffy isn’t entirely onboard. Those appointments can be quite stressful for kitties! That’s why we’ve gone Fear Free. We do everything we can on our end to help our furry patients feel safe and comfortable. There are also some … Read More »

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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 »

Posted in Dog Care

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 »

Posted in Dog Care

Local Dog-Friendly Parks

April 01, 2023

Tampa Bay is a pretty great place to be a dog. We have all sorts of dog cafes, daycares, and groomers, as well as many restararunts and breweries where people are welcome to bring their pups along. Man’s Best Friend is also quite fond of our beaches! Of course, one of Fido’s favorite things about this area are its several beautiful and dog-friendly parks. A local Seminole, FL vet discusses some local dog parks in … 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 »

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Seafaring Kitties

September 15, 2022
tabby cat in seafarer uniform with shore background

Did you know that September 19th is Meow Like A Pirate Day? You probably won’t get a paid holiday off from work, but that doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate. As it turns out, kitties have done very well on ships … despite the fact that most of them absolutely hate water! A Seminole, FL vet offers some information on pirate kitties in this article. History It’s not hard to imagine fearless furballs climbing masts and … Read More »

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 »