Shilo-Martin

Why Does My Dog Eat Grass?

You’ve probably noticed it. Your dog starts eating grass, and then they throw up. Or even if they vomit, you may wonder why fido is choosing to eat grass in the first place.   The technical term for eating items that aren’t food is pica, and it’s a common thing found in dogs. Sometimes pica indicates that your dog has …

Emma

Parasites in Dogs and Cats

Dogs and cats can fall victim to many different types of parasites. Because many of these parasites live in their intestines, veterinarians will take stool samples during your pet’s annual wellness exam to check for signs of intestinal parasites. Intestinal parasites are not uncommon, especially in young animals, which is why wellness exams are so important for maintaining your pet’s …

How To Keep Your Dog Safe This Summer

Summer is here, and so are hot temperatures! Summer is a great time to enjoy the outdoors with your dog, but you need to take precautions. Dogs are very susceptible to a number of heat-related injuries, and as a dog owner, you need to be responsible. Ensure you and your dog have a great summer with these tips: Never leave …