3 Myths About Heartworm Disease in Pets

3 Myths About Heartworm Disease in Pets

3 Myths About Heartworm Disease in Pets Heartworm disease has been diagnosed in dogs in all 50 states, yet a few misconceptions still circulate about this parasitic condition. The best way to keep your furry friend safe from this disease transmitted through mosquito...
What is Your Cat Trying to Tell You?

What is Your Cat Trying to Tell You?

Ever been petting your cat when they suddenly turn on you, transforming from purring and sweet to evil and attacking? Cats can be mysterious creatures, and many owners of cats become frustrated with their seemingly erratic or aggressive behavior. But, the key to...
Be Prepared with a Pet First Aid Kit

Be Prepared with a Pet First Aid Kit

September is National Disaster Preparedness Month. As a pet owner, you have an extra responsibility to prep your pet for disaster. A first aid kit that is fully stocked—not only for you but also for your furry friend—is an essential component of your emergency plan....
Benefits of Microchipping Your Pet

Benefits of Microchipping Your Pet

Missing No More: How a Microchip Can Reunite You and Your Pet August 15 was Check the Chip Day for pets with microchips. Each year, Academy Veterinary Hospital encourages pet owners to stop by so we can quickly scan their pet’s microchip to ensure it hasn’t migrated...
Pet Safety Tips For Camping

Pet Safety Tips For Camping

Hit the Trails: Camping Safety for Your Pet As summer fades into fall, there’s no better time to get outdoors and enjoy a camping trip with your furry pal. Experience the delight of the changing leaves, a delicious s’more, and a fuzzy blanket keeping you warm in...