Common Pet Problems

Like Children, Pets don’t come with instructions… thus we’ve grouped together some common issues to help you out!

Has your cat decided its not in their best interest to use the litter box? Is your dog is begging for food, eating your shoes or chasing the mailman, then you might want to check the topics below. You can find more information within the cat and dogs sections of our website.

Essential oils are a favored item in many households today. Studies show that the regular use of essential oils can assist with hormone regulation, improve disease-fighting capability, and enhance cognitive function.  But what, if any, effect do essential oils have...

If you own a dog, you are familiar with “the look”.  You know, the one Fido gives you when you are just getting ready to sink your teeth into a particularly delicious looking piece of pizza?  Yep, that’s the one. ...

Bringing a puppy home for the first time is the beginning of an exciting adventure and a new way of life for you and your family. There is so much for both you and your new pup to learn, and...

Most of us care deeply about our pets. We spend a lot of time researching foods, trying to find food that is healthy and safe. We read labels, look at ingredients, calculate calories, and try to select the best food...

So … you want a dog in your life?  Great!!  Come and sit here beside me, and we can talk about your new adventure with your new lifelong friend and companion. This is so exciting!  How did you reach your decision...

Most of us have probably been in this situation. You turn the light on in the bathroom only to find that your four-legged companion has beaten you there – and he’s enjoying your toilet as a drinking fountain! Or, maybe...

Does your dog fancy himself as an earth removal specialist? In plain English, does he love to dig holes the size of the Grand Canyon in your backyard? Many dogs go through phases when they love to dig. Some dogs,...

Here’s a scenario.  You are quietly watching television, with Fido sleeping at your feet beside the sofa.  Suddenly he jumps up, gives a howl, and charges across the room to the front door, where he dances back and forth and...

Those were the frantic words that I voiced to the veterinarian-on-call at 5:23 am on Christmas morning.  Her words back to me were calm, measured and professional – what type of dog?  What size/weight of dog?  How much chocolate?  What...