Spaying and Neutering Pets Has Many Benefits

World Spay Day is February 28 and it is a good time to remind owners for spaying and neutering their pets. Spaying is a basic term used to describe the ovariohysterectomy of a female animal. Neutering is a general term used to explain the castration of a male animal. Nevertheless, neutering is typically made use of in reference to both genders. …

Preventive Affordable Pet Care Plans

Affordable Pet Care plans Have you ever heard of a preventive Affordable Pet Care plan, also referred to as a wellness plan? It could be a great way for you to provide the best possible care to your pet, while making it easier on your pocketbook. The general idea is that you pay an affordable monthly fee, and your pet receives …

Protect Your Animals from Holiday Pet Hazards

Decorations and Christmas Trees Can Be Holiday Pet Hazards There are many holiday pet hazards you should be aware of as we enter into the holidays. As you get ready to decorate your home for the festive season, remember that from a cat’s perspective, a holiday tree in the living room is deemed there for climbing and feline fun. And, …

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Holiday Pet Hazards To Look Out For This Joyful, Festive Season

It’s that time of the year, folks. The major department stores are decking their halls even though it’s not even Thanksgiving yet. The holiday cheer is in the air with the help of festive decorations, yummy snacks, and, of course, the extra-special need to spread joy and happiness to others. However, those decorations and snacks can also be holiday pet …

Guide to Pet Diabetes

In November, there is a lot of focus on the festivities ahead so it is good that we also pay attention to the huge health problem that diabetes presents. As American Diabetes Month, awareness is spread around the country and people will be helped. However, it is a little known fact that this same month is also seen as Pet …

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Pet Parasites – How to Protect Your Family and Pets

Most people cringe when they even think about parasites. Yet, according to a study by the Veterinary Health Center of KSU, about 34 percent of all the dogs in U.S. have some kind of intestinal parasite. Moreover, it was reported by the CDC that about 14 percent of Americans are infected with roundworm Toxocara. That is right: humans can get …

Emergency Animal Hospital | What to Do in a Pet Emergency

  Call an Emergency Animal Hospital in Broken Arrow If your pet has a medical emergency, you’re the ambulance, so you need to get your pet to the animal hospital as soon as you can.  It is always a good idea to call and let the emergency animal hospital know of your situation first.  Do not call 9-1-1!  At Village …

Pet Obesity – Broken Arrow OK Veterinarians

One of the epidemics in this country is childhood obesity. Our pets are not far behind. It was found in a study that was carried out by Purina that 60% of pets in America are suffering from Pet Obesity. According to estimates in 2015, $23 billion were spent by pet owners on pet food. On average, more than $330 is …

Giardiasis in Dogs

Giardiasis is an infection of intestines that is caused by protozoan parasite giardia. It is most common type of intestinal parasite that’s found in human beings. Giardiasis in Dogs is an infection developed in dogs when they ingest infectious offspring (the cysts) that get shed in the feces of other animals. The contamination could be from direct contact or indirect …