• Tick-Borne Diseases in Dogs – What Your Simi Valley Vet Wants You to Know

    Posted on July 24, 2019 by Doctor Ron
    Many pet owners believe that ticks only live in highly vegetated areas such as woods or bushy areas. However, it is a myth that ticks cannot dwell in grass or in a common backyard. This myth as well as others makes it difficult to protect pets from tick-borne illnesses. As a pet owner, it is important to make informed decisions about your pet’s health. Dogs are especially susceptible to ticks, as they love to scour areas where ticks typically live, and they just love to play outdoors. Therefore, it is… Read More
  • How to Keep Your Dog’s Teeth Healthy

    Posted on July 21, 2019 by Doctor Ron
    Our pets are loved and valued just like family members, and since they rely on us to care for them, it’s our job to ensure their health and wellness at all times. One of the best ways to stay on top of your dog’s health is to bring them to the veterinarian on a regular basis. Following up with check-up appointments is essential for keeping your dog healthy and happy for years to come. One area of our pets’ health that is often overlooked is their dental health. Dental health… Read More
  • Medical Causes for Your Pet’s Weight Gain

    Posted on July 8, 2019 by Doctor Ron
    Just like humans, weight gain is often a sign that something isn’t quite right with our health – whether that be biological health or our mental health. Medical causes of weight gain are common in both pets and humans and should be explored by a veterinarian as soon as signs of weight gain are apparent. Gradual changes in weight usually don’t suggest sudden medical problems have arisen; however, any time weight gain is noticed, all medical causes should be ruled-out first to ensure your pet’s ongoing health. In this article,… Read More