Blog: pet health


Senior Pets and Arthritis

As our dogs and cats age, they begin to develop arthritis just as us humans do.  Most cats generally develop arthritis after the age of 8 to 10 years.  


Fix By Five Month

I was recently reading a veterinary magazine, when I came across an article discussing spaying and neutering cats and at what age veterinarians should be recommending it be done.


Your Pet’s Next Bait

Fall is upon us. The trees are changing colours, the a/c is off, and fleas are thriving with the dampness that fall brings. It’s also a prime time for rodents to seek out shelter for winter. This means they are looking for a way into your warm, cozy house.


Microchip: What is it and How Does it Work?

A microchip is a small device no bigger than a grain of rice. It is implanted under the skin, typically between the shoulder blades. It is placed by injecting it under the skin, just like how vaccines are administered.