Heart Worms

Heartworm disease is a serious and potentially fatal condition caused by parasitic worms living in the arteries of the lungs and in the right side of the heart. Dogs are more commonly affected by heart worm disease but cats and other mammals can also become infected....

What are the symptoms of colds in pets?

What are the symptoms of cold in pets? It’s winter time in Utah. The time for sniffling, sneezing and coughing. The question is what is the best thing to do if your pet catches a cold? First and foremost pay attention to the symptoms. Most of the time a sign of...
How Is Parvo Spread?

How Is Parvo Spread?

How Is Parvo Spread? Parvo can occur in any dog, as the virus is easily transmitted. The virus is extremely hardy in the environment, and in some areas can survive 3 to 7 years. Parvo is extremely resilient and can be transmitted in any discharge from an infected...

How can I reduce my pets stress over the holidays?

How can I reduce my pets stress over the holidays? Many people get stressed over the holidays.  It’s cold, wet, stressful, busy, and for some reason it seems that many of us lose all sense of sanity. What many people don’t know, or more often, put aside, is that...

Fall Pet Safety and Care Tips

Fall Pet Safety and Care Tips With the cooler months upon us, fall is a great time to get outside and enjoy some nature time with your dog. If your dog is like mine, he loves the brisk weather, the fun of leaves blowing in the wind and watching the geese fly overhead....