Wednesday, October 17, 2018
veterinarian surgery in operation room

Why Does It Cost So Much To Go To The Vet?

It can be costly to own a pet, especially if it gets sick. Veterinarians do many of the same procedures and diagnostics that your medical...

Help, My Cat’s Going Bald!

All cat owners know that cats shed … everywhere. If you own a cat, you’re resigned to finding hair in your clean laundry, on...

Hot Spots on Cats

Feline hot spots are also known as acute moist dermatitis. This is a painful condition which requires veterinary treatment. If your cat is excessively...
Dotty in wheelchair

Disabled Pets Get the Help They Need

Who among the pet-loving community does not want their dogs to live forever? When pets start experiencing the effects of aging, or become disabled...

Jiminy’s hops to the head of the pack

Jiminy’s line of dog treats made from cricket protein is hopping into the spotlight. Crickets are a sustainable superfood that use much less environmental...

What to Do if a Coyote Approaches You

As with most wild animals, coyotes have a natural fear of people and will nearly always retreat whenever they sense the presence of people,...

Getting to Know Your Neighborhood Ticks

By Robert Reed DVM, MSES, MPA VCA Rancho Mirage Animal Hospital I suppose beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but for most of us,...

Mosquito Season is Upon Us! What is the risk to pets?

Dengue and chikungunya and Zika … oh my! In the last year, we have heard quite a lot about exotic diseases transmitted to humans...

Mitral Valve Disease in Dogs

Heart disease is one of the most common age-related illnesses we see in dogs. While there are many potential factors that can contribute to...

What Pet Health Care Plan is Best for Your Pet?

Your choice of insurance plan may depend on such factors as your dog’s lifestyle, age, general health at adoption/purchase, and, of course, your budget. Choosing...