Pet Awareness - August

August Is Pet Wellness Awareness Month

Owning a pet comes with a big responsibility. Your companion depends on you to insure there wellness. There are vaccinations to keep up with and preventative meds for good health.

Find a Veterinarian in Your Area

The best way to insure your companions wellness is to find a good Veterinarian in Your Area. They will be able to help you with all your vaccinations, which can vary depending on where you live. They will also be able to help you understand what breed specific ailments that could affect your pet.

Also Remember The Importance of:

Quality Food
Fresh Water
Exercise

With the Hot Weather Here. It is important that we don't unnecessarily expose our pets to the Excessive Heat That can build in a parked car even with the widows cracked.


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mosq01.jpgheartwrm.jpgWith the rainy weather starting, the mosquitoes will be back. It only takes one bit from an infected mosquito to start the process that leads to Heartworms. So make sure you talk to your Veterinarian about the preventative products available. Because prevention only cost a few dollars a month, but the cure can cost hundreds of dollars, and doesn't always work. Even if it works your dog will never be the same.

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