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Do Cats Need Heartworm Prevention?

Dog parents know that heartworms are a serious threat, but do we also need to worry about our feline friends? While feline infections are less prevalent, cats can and do contract heartworms...

Posted: August 1, 2023

Summer Storm Anxiety? What to do About Your Dog’s Thunder Phobia

Thunder and lightning may put a damper on your summer plans, but for some pet parents, the worst part of bad weather is struggling to console a distraught dog. If a stormy forecast sends your dog...

Posted: July 15, 2023

Dog’s Ear Swollen? It Might Be a Hematoma

Is your dog suddenly shying away from ear scratches? If your dog is being protective of an ear or you notice redness and swelling, a hematoma may be to blame. Though fairly common, this condition is...

Posted: June 29, 2023

Can I Give My Dog Tylenol?

If your pup is whimpering, panting, or favoring a limb, it’s likely they are experiencing discomfort. Arthritis and common injuries like sprains, ACL tears, and luxating patella can stop even...

Posted: June 15, 2023

Dog’s Tear Duct Sticking Out? It’s Cherry Eye

Notice a smooth, bright red or pink bulge in the inner corner of your dog’s eye? Your pup is experiencing a prolapsed nictitating gland, more commonly known as cherry eye. This condition is...

Posted: May 31, 2023

Hypoallergenic Dogs Don’t Exist

Dog allergies are pretty common — around 20% of people experience some level of reaction when they come into contact with pups. Allergy sufferers who want to add a dog to their family are...

Posted: May 15, 2023

Why Adopt? 50-80% of Shelter Cats are Killed in Some NC Counties

For cat parents who can’t get enough of their kitties’ snuggles, antics, and nose-boops, it’s almost unthinkable that between 60 and 100 million cats are currently homeless...

Posted: May 1, 2023

Why Is My Dog Not Eating?

Meal time is most dogs’ favorite part of the day (second only to seeing their humans come through the door). If your pup has suddenly lost interest in eating, it’s a strong indicator that...

Posted: April 15, 2023