Category: Pet Health

Myths about Fleas and Ticks You Ought to Know

Anyone who has suffered through an infestation of fleas knows these parasites are programmed for survival. In ideal conditions, fleas can complete their life cycle in just 12 days, adding thousands of new offspring. Understanding how to control this life cycle and killing adult fleas helps your pet – and your home – remain flea-free!… Read More

Avoid Winter Danger for Pets

Winter is a time when the temperatures drop and we all have the instinct to hibernate a bit. It is a great time to stay and snuggle with your cat or dog while watching TV or reading a book. You may not want to go out but your dog probably does. Most cats these days… Read More

Now that we are into the holidays, here are some tips on keeping your pet safe from Holiday Hazards

The last thing any pet owner wants to do on Thanksgiving or Christmas is rush their pet to the animal emergency room! But, the truth is that many pets are injured or poisoned during these holidays. How can you make sure your holiday doesn’t end in disaster? During the holidays, most animal-related ER visits are… Read More

Dog Days of Summer (and precautions therein)!

Well, the long hot Summer days are here, and Dr. Bradt has written an informative article for this time of year: Summer Precautions for our Pets It’s 99 degrees out. A heat wave is upon us. We are enjoying the barbequing, the opportunity to bask in the sun, exercise outdoors for a change. How can… Read More

Warm weather is on the way, and more critters are in the neighborhood

…make sure you review Dr. Bradt’s latest article on rabies. It has interesting information to keep you on your toes about this disease that is always fatal. Protecting People and Pets From A Killer! As more and more people question the need to vaccinate their pets against infectious diseases, veterinarians are increasingly concerned about the… Read More

10 Reasons Why You Should Take Care of Your Pet’s Teeth

It’s Dental Health Month! Check out this informative list, and be sure to watch the videos within it so you can better learn how to care for and brush your pet’s teeth! 10 Reasons Why You Should Take Care of Your Pet’s Teeth Best, Pixie and the ACVH gang

What Does It All Mean? A Look at the Food Your Pet Eats

Hey there! With Thanksgiving behind us and the rest of the holidays coming right up, take a minute to expand your knowledge about the myths vs. the realities on the product label of your pet’s food. Think you’re being vigilant about the ingredients in that bag of kibble? Don’t let the clever marketing pull the… Read More

Pixie’s Tips for Staying Safe During the Holidays

Hello there! I’m Pixie the Sato, and as you can see by my jaunty scarf, the cold weather is upon us! The added chill in the air means the holidays are fast approaching, so I’d like to take a minute to review some winter safety tips for your pets. Besides some of the more obvious… Read More

May is Pet Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month!

We all know how it feels to be plagued by seasonal allergies, but what most people don’t know is .. is that our furry friends may be suffering right alongside us! Here at All Creatures Veterinary Hospital, we are already seeing seasonal allergy flare-ups and it is only the beginning! I have compiled a little… Read More