Sarasota Veterinary Center

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Risky Business!

Online Pet Pharmacies & Over-the-Counter Pet Medicine Sales Professional announcers, paid celebrity endorsements, and slick advertisements offer affordable pet prescriptions at discount prices and, at times, with no prescription required. Since pets are increasingly becoming a part of the family and annual spending on pet products has reached more than $60 billion in the United … Read moreRisky Business!

Deadly Heat

Keeping Pets Safe When Temperatures Soar The summer months are the hottest time of the year in Southwest Florida.  As the temperature rises to extreme levels, most people find comfort by staying inside in air conditioning or immersing themselves in water at the beach or the pool. Ensuring that our pets can maintain proper body … Read moreDeadly Heat

Seasonal Dangers That Can Poison Your Pets!

Seasonal showers bring plenty of flowers, including new plantings in our gardens, yards and neighborhoods. Unfortunately, many of these beautiful flowers can be poisonous to our pets and other animals. Many popular plants, such as rhododendron and azalea, are highly toxic to pets—check out this list of poisonous plants maintained by the American Society for the Prevention … Read moreSeasonal Dangers That Can Poison Your Pets!