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
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,
Can Dogs get The Flu Virus? | Mobile Vet Dallas

Dog Flu: Yes, It’s Real

Can Dogs get The Flu Virus? Can dogs get the flu virus? Unfortunately, just like humans, dogs can be impacted by the flu, or Canine Influenza. First identified in 2004, the flu for dogs infects their respiratory system and can be extremely contagious. While some dogs are able to fight off the infection, it’s a good idea
Pet Safe Cleaning Products for Pet Parents

Safe Cleaning for Pet Parents

Pet Safe Cleaning Products It is no secret that pets can make it tough to keep a house clean, especially when they are shedding fur, or playing outside and bringing in dirt and mud wherever they walk. This can make for a challenging situation for you and any children around the home, as there may
Common Dog Emergencies | The Shot Spot Dallas TX

Most Serious Dog Emergencies

Common Dog Emergencies There is no doubt that a dog is man’s best friend, a playmate and a companion who is as loyal as it gets. That is why when your pup has a serious emergency, you need to get him or her to a Dallas vet to get proper veterinarian care as soon as