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We will be closed Monday, September 7th in observance of Labor Day.

Your Pet’s Relationship to Home Doesn’t Have to be Toxic

Your Pet’s Relationship to Home Doesn’t Have to be Toxic

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

FDA Alert Regarding Flea & Tick Medication

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

FDA Investigating A Potential Connection Between Diet and Heart Disease

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

ST. PETERSBURG P. D. “FELINE UNIT”

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”