Since pets are naturally curious, it is extremely important to keep certain things away from paws’ reach. We encourage you to pay attention to: · Living rooms. Poisonous things in these areas include certain plants, fragrance products, batteries, bags/purses (which can contain many toxic items), and more. · Kitchens. There are many human foods that are poisonous to pets and should be kept away from … Read moreYour Pet’s Relationship to Home Doesn’t Have to be Toxic
A dog in Tampa came in contact with the poisonous Bufo toad this past month while he was playing outside, and died shortly after the encounter. Partridge Animal Hospital wants to make sure all our pet owners are aware of this type of Amphibian that lives in our area. The Bufo or (or Cane) toad … Read moreDog Died in Tampa After Ingesting Bufo Toad’s Toxin!
What You Should Know The information that will be added to all isoxazoline labels identifies the potential for neurologic adverse reactions. The labeling for Simparica® (sarolaner) Chewables has always included information about the potential for neurologic signs such as tremors, unsteadiness, and/or seizures that have been associated with use of it in some dogs. Merial updated the NexGard®(afoxolaner) … Read moreFDA Alert Regarding Flea & Tick Medication
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting pet owners and veterinary professionals about reports of canine dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) in dogs eating certain pet foods containing peas, lentils, other legume seeds, or potatoes as main ingredients. These reports are unusual because DCM is occurring in breeds not typically genetically prone to the disease. The … Read moreFDA Investigating A Potential Connection Between Diet and Heart Disease
The dogs had been stuffed in a 2-foot by 3- foot crate and left in the alley near 1020 15th Street N. A woman found the crate and contacted police, who brought the dogs to Pawlicious Poochie Pet Rescue. After initial examinations, vets reported that the dogs were covered in feces and fleas, suffering from … Read moreWe’re Treating 9 Abandoned Chihuahuas
Are you and your pets prepared? During the months of May and June Microchipping will be $32. Thats a $10 savings! *All appointments can be scheduled with a technician* Things to do before hurricane season arrives: Make sure ALL pets in your household are microchipped. If there is ever an evacuation and you get separated … Read moreGetting Ready for Hurricane Season!
Did you know that your dog can get the canine influenza virus? We are offering a buy one set (H3N2 and H3N8 strains) and get the boosters FREE during the months of November and December! The first appointment will be scheduled with a doctor (brief exam charge will apply) and the booster appointment (3 weeks … Read moreIt’s (Canine) Flu Season!
Yes, the puppy that was stolen from All About Puppies is here. She was purchased by a family who had no idea that she was stolen. They brought her in because she was very sick. She has an upper respiratory infection and intestinal parasites. The intestinal parasites have caused intestinal bleeding and anemia. She is … Read moreSTOLEN PUPPY AT PARTRIDGE ANIMAL HOSPITAL
S.P.P.D “Feline Unit” The spring and summer months tend to be what the veterinary world refers to as “kitten season.” Keeping the feline population under control is extremely difficult with a large number of animals that go by without being spayed or neutered. As a result, many unwanted litters flood shelters and rescue organizations. Sadly, … Read moreST. PETERSBURG P. D. “FELINE UNIT”