A Pet Owner’s Guide to Preparing for Hurricane Season
By: David T. Smith, DVM Hurricane season officially began more than a month ago and will run through November 30 of this year. Have you begun your hurricane preparations? While… Read more
COVID-19 Update: Our Policies & Procedures
We've all been watching as the coronavirus (COVID-19) has made its way through the country, and our hearts go out to all those affected by the virus. The health and… Read more
Tracheal Collapse in Dogs, Is Your Pet at Risk?
What exactly is tracheal collapse in dogs? The trachea is the windpipe through which dogs-and all of us-breathe. It is a tube that is held open with circular rings of… Read more
Toxic Plants for Pets: Beautiful (But Deadly) Spring Blooms
April showers bring May flowers! Now that the spring season is approaching, many people will begin gardening, as well as purchasing plants and flowers. As gardens begin to grow and… Read more
Grooming in Sarasota: The DOs and DON’Ts of Pet Bathing
There is more to bathing a pet than just soap and water! The most important consideration is how your dog or cat responds to a bath and what you can… Read more
Sudden Death in Cats: Can It Happen to Your Pet?
Sudden death in cats is often the first and last symptom of heartworm disease! Many people are familiar with canine heartworm disease, but did you know that it is a serious… Read more
Take a Veterinarian’s Advice to Prevent Hair Loss in Your Pet!
Many dogs suffer from hair loss, also known as alopecia. This condition can be due to an underlying illness--so you should be on the lookout for it in your pet.… Read more
Socializing New Puppies for a Better Human/Animal Bond
Behavior problems are the #1 reason dog owners give up their pets to shelters. Many studies have indicated that owners who relinquish their dogs do so because of a behavioral… Read more
So Fresh and So Clean: Choose the Best for Dog Grooming Sarasota FL!
We recognize the importance of keeping your dog healthy and clean. That’s why we have one of Sarasota's best services for dog grooming! We pride ourselves on doing a great job by… Read more
Should I Spay My Dog? 5 Commonly Asked Questions
There are many good reasons to surgically sterilize your pet, including preventing pregnancy (and contributing to pet overpopulation). But in the end, it is a personal decision for you and… Read more