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West Nile

It’s not just a regular mosquito season. This summer, the mosquitoes that spread tropical illnesses like Zika, Dengue, and Yellow Fever spread across the US South and multiplied. While there have only been a handful of cases this year, travel between Zika infected areas and the US, plus the prevalence of the mosquito, is a […]

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This early spring doesn’t just mean early allergies, early bacterial food poisoning, and an earlier awakening or ticks and mosquitoes, it means taking into consideration warm weather risks for cats and dogs (and other outdoor pets if you have them, like rabbits, chickens, or other birds). There are a few simple things you can do […]

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There are a lot of health threats that humans are facing this summer, so let’s take a moment to remember our furry friends, who face many of the same problems as us! Heat & Sun Just like us, dogs can sunburn! If you have a cold-weather dog that gets shaved for summer,or just a thin-haired […]

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Spring is here, and warm summer weather is just around the corner. Kids are already counting down to the end of the school year. Warm weekends are tempting us outside to hike, ride, and play. And our pets are just as excited. More walks! More bugs, rabbits, and other critters to chase! More smells! Warm […]

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West Nile, Lyme Disease, CHIK-V, there are a lot of bug borne illnesses spreading this summer. Make sure you take all the right steps to avoid getting sick! Prepare Your Home: -Clear bushes and wild grass away from areas where people and pets play so it’s harder for ticks (and rodents who carry them) to […]

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