Breed Highlight: German Shepherd

German Shepherd

German Shepherds are fierce but friendly dogs that have a calm confidence that may seem kind of aloof. However, when in need, a German Shepherd is instantly ready to protect, play a game or perform a task — in some cases as a guard dog, police dog, herder or seeing eye dog. Therefore, we will discuss this breed to help you determine if it is the best fit for you and your family.

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National Check the Chip Day

National Check the Chip Day

August 15 National Check the Chip Day. Statistics show that approximately 10 million dogs and cats find themselves lost each year. Many companion animals now have happy reunions with those they love thanks to microchipping. However, the implant can only be of help if the information it contains is current. As a remind to get your canine or feline companion microchipped and to keep the data up-to-date, the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) have teamed up to create National Check the Chip Day.

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Breed Highlight: Collie

Collies make great family dogs, as they are devoted to the entire family, eager to please, house-train easily and need less grooming than you might think. They’re also energetic outside and calm inside. We will discuss this breed to help you determine if it is the best fit for you and your family.

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Signs of Parasites in Cats

Signs of parasites in cats

Cats can get a variety of intestinal parasites, including some that are commonly known as “worms”. For this reason, it’s essential to know the signs of parasites in cats so you can protect your pet. Therefore, we will discuss the signs of parasites in cats, as well as the causes, diagnosis and treatment plans we offer.

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Signs of Parasites in Dogs

Signs of Parasites in Dogs

All dogs are susceptible to intestinal parasites. For this reason, it is essential to know the signs of parasites in dogs so you can protect your pet. Therefore, we will discuss the signs of parasites in dogs, as well as the causes, diagnosis and treatment plans we offer.

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Breed Highlight: French Bulldog

The French Bulldog has a long history as a companion dog. This breed once served as an excellent ratter. However, today his job focuses on being a fabulous family friend and show dog. We will discuss this breed to help you determine if it is the best fit for you and your family.

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Breed Highlight: Shih Tzu

Shih Tzu

The Shih Tzu is a compact, ideal canine companion. Originally bred for royalty in China, this dog considers himself a prince among dogs. A true sweetheart, the Shih Tzu’s purpose in life is to love and be loved. However, this breed is also playful and mischievous. We will discuss this breed to help you determine if it is the best fit for you and your family.

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Skin Diseases in Dogs and Summer Heat Flares

Skin Diseases in Dogs

Summer is almost here. While this is a great time for our pups to play outside in the sunshine, this also means heat flares for dogs with skin diseases. Therefore, we will discuss skin diseases in dogs and how to treat summer heat flares.

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Rattlesnake Vaccine for Dogs in Texas

Rattlesnake Vaccine for dogs

According to Texas Parks and Wildlife, Texas is home to 15 potentially dangerous snake species, including rattlesnakes and copperheads. Dogs have a natural curiosity and an innate instinct to protect their family. These both can spell danger when snakes are sharing our outdoor spaces. Fortunately, there’s a Rattlesnake Vaccine for dogs available to reduce the impact of a snakebite.

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