Archive | February, 2015

What’s With All the Rules?

Do you ever wonder about the “rules” that have been set forth by your family veterinarian’s office?  Veterinarians, like all other medical professionals, undergo a rigorous training process in order to earn that title, and they are required to meet a rather lengthy list of ethical, educational, and professional requirements throughout the duration of their […]

It’s National Love Your Pet Day!

February 20, 2015 is National Love Your Pet Day! The majority of U.S. households have at least one pet, so this unofficial national holiday is one that we should all be celebrating.  Most of us don’t really need another reason to spoil our pets, but hey, we’ll take it!  The entire month of February is […]

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Pet Parents

By now, we all know that the traditional chocolate Valentine’s Day gifts can be hazardous to pets, but that doesn’t mean that your best friend has to miss out on all of the fun.  In fact, an article that was published a few years ago on Business Insider claimed that Americans spent approximately $815 Million […]

Common Pet Myths Debunked

As veterinary professionals, we hear a lot of pet-related myths and misnomer on an almost daily basis, and while the vast majority are actually quite entertaining, they can also be dangerous to your pet.  Here are some of the most common pet-related myths debunked: Cold nose, warm heart.  Oftentimes, pet owners will come to their […]