PET POINTS

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Training Your Puppy

Puppies are extremely impressionable. How you train your new pet will have dramatic and long lasting effects. You can make your puppy a better pet and prevent behavior problems by following these guidelines.

On The Fence About Pet Dentistry? Let Us Help...

Helpful frequently asked questions about dental services for your pet.

How To Puppy And Kitten Proof Your House

Kittens and puppies are naturally inquisitive, which can often lead to serious injury. Here are some tips on how you can make your house safer for the new arrival.

Infectious Peritonitis

Feline Infectious Peritonitis, often-abbreviated "FIP," is a disease in the cat, which often affects the lining of the chest and/or abdomen. There is still a lot not known about this disease. It has been recognized since the 1960's and is much more complex than many of the other cat diseases. It is currently thought that FIP is the second biggest killer of cats, second only to Feline Leukemia.

Health Watch: Heatstroke & Frostbite

Heatstroke is a real danger for pets. Heatstroke is a serious condition that can lead to rapid death. Symptoms of heatstroke must be recognized ant treatment must initiated quickly.

Doc's Corner: Mosquitos and Fleas

Warmer weather means spring is coming, and with it a resurgence of pests. Most people think that fleas are only a problem in the summer, but fleas can live in your house and on your pet all year round Fleas have a life cycle like a butterfly