Persistent Deciduous Teeth Problems in Pets

Persistent Deciduous Teeth Problems in Pets

Persistent deciduous teeth, or baby teeth that refuse to fall out, can lead to many difficulties with your pet’s permanent dentition and also can harm their oral health. This dental issue most frequently occurs in small-breed and flat-faced dogs, and rarely in cats....
Buckle Up! Car Travel Safety Tips for Pets

Buckle Up! Car Travel Safety Tips for Pets

When taking a vacation or a road trip, you may want to include your pet in the fun and excitement. But, before heading out on your trip, ensure you prepare your pet for travel with the following tips from our team here at Academy Animal Hospital. #1: Keep your pet...
What Happens During My Pet’s Spay?

What Happens During My Pet’s Spay?

Although you know you should spay your female pet to prevent a host of medical and behavior issues, as well as unwanted puppies, you may not know what exactly happens during a spay surgery. Since World Spay Day—February 23—is approaching, let’s explain the procedure,...
Has Your Pet Put on a Little Extra Weight?

Has Your Pet Put on a Little Extra Weight?

5 Simple Steps to Healthy Weight Loss in Dogs  In honor of National Pet Obesity Awareness Day on October 14, we want to encourage pet owners to help their pooches shed those extra pounds. Losing weight is critical for overweight pets, but must be done in a healthy...
Why is Wellness Care Important for My Pet?

Why is Wellness Care Important for My Pet?

Why is Wellness Care Important for My Pet?  Pets require routine veterinary care to maintain their good health. Nothing is more important than regular wellness care to ensure diseases do not go undetected and to protect your pet from the many illnesses that can be...