• Some Check Points To Keep Your Pets Safe In Festive Season

    Posted on October 31, 2013 by Doctor Ron
      Around this time of year the subject of pets holiday hazards always come up. Throughout the year you must be aware of dangers but this is especially true from Halloween to New Years day. There can be many new experiences that frighten pets.     Different people and possibly pets are coming to the door or visiting. Keep this in mind since your pet may need reassurance.   With extra guests in the home it is best to lay down the rules first. Firmly ask your guests not to… Read More
  • Obesity In Dogs: How To Avoid It

    Posted on October 24, 2013 by Doctor Ron
    Obesity is the number one health issue that most vets see in their practice. A 2012 survey of veterinarians by the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP) found that 52.5% of all dogs seen by the veterinarians surveyed were obese. That’s an increase of over 32% from five years earlier. The average pet owner is trying to cope with working full time, caring for their family and their pet. In an effort to ensure that everyone gets enough time and attention, all too often there is an excess of special… Read More