• Tips on How to Protect Your Dog from Rabies

    Posted on August 13, 2019 by Doctor Ron
    For centuries, dogs have been a huge source of comfort and joy for individuals and families all over the world; they are wonderful companions and can brighten our day. However, it’s important to remember that dogs are simply domesticated animals, and without proper care and medical attention can succumb to viruses and diseases that can be deadly to both animals and humans. Rabies is a concern for every state in America, as it can spread rather easily and quickly without proper precautions taken by pet owners. Dogs are required by… Read More
  • How do I know if my dog has worms?

    Posted on April 9, 2014 by Doctor Ron
    Dogs really are special friends. They provide company for a lot of lonely people and are the best playmate a child could ever have. They are considered part of the family and provide unconditional love. There are certain signs that the little guy might not be very healthy. Dog worms are one of them.     These are not the kind that you bait a fishing hook with. They are gastrointestinal and heart parasites that include hookworms, whip worms, tapeworms heart worms, and roundworms. Some of these can cause death… Read More
  • Symptoms of Food Allergies in Pets

    Posted on January 14, 2014 by Doctor Ron
    When the body has an immune reaction to a substance it is called an allergic reaction. Allergies occur in all types of people and animals, including pets like dogs and cats. Unfortunately, unlike in people, there are no direct tests for allergies in your pet. Instead allergies tend to be diagnosed by eliminating other possible causes of the symptoms.   Different animals will present with different symptoms. The signs of allergy in cats are not necessarily the same as the symptoms in dogs. If your pet is showing any of… Read More