exotic vet

Why Exotic Vets Shouldn’t Be Overlooked

Exotic Pets The term “exotics” commonly refers to pet species besides cats, dogs, or farm animals. These include reptiles, birds, and small mammals – among many others. Such wide scope presents problems when it comes to specialized treatment. While many vet schools teach domestic animal care, very few focus on less common species, let alone
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pet health

5 Great Pet Health Tips

Dogs are mankind’s most faithful friends. Aren’t they? Our loving and affectionate companions provide us with security and excitement in the house. Because they dwell with us, we, their humans, should always take as much care of their health as we do our own. Here are five major pet tips which you should always practice.
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Newly Adopted Puppy

What to do When Your Puppy Won’t Eat

It’s normal for pets to lose their appetite once in a while. However, a medical attention may be needed if it lasts for more than two days. A loss of appetite is a concern for puppies as they have lesser abilities to sustain themselves without eating. They may get really sick if not fed for
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How to Tell if Your Pet is Overheated

How to Tell if Your Pet is Overheated – and What to Do About It

Summertime comes with plenty of fun, and we all love tagging our furry friends along during those hot summer days. Unfortunately, this intense heat can cause your pets to overheat or even suffer a heatstroke. Unlike humans, dogs have a higher body temperature and less ability to cool down. This is because they have fewer sweat glands
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What is Cat Scratch Disease? | Pet Vaccinations | The Shot Spot

What is Cat Scratch Disease?

Unfortunately, “Cat Scratch Fever” is more than just a classic rock song. What is Cat Scratch Disease? Cat Scratch Disease (CSD), also known as cat scratch fever, is an infection that is caused by the bacterium Bartonella Henselae.   There are a couple different ways that a cat can contract the disease. When a cat has an open wound,
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