Posts By: Stephanie Pylka, DVM

Flea Facts for Fido

Posted March 13, 2018 @ 3:37pm

Flea Facts for FidoSpring is coming! Warmer weather means that flea eggs can hatch and become a serious problem in your home and on your pets. During the brief warm up at the end of February, I have already seen a dog with fleas this spring! With that being...

 

Cold Winter, Warm Paws

Posted January 16, 2018 @ 12:59pm

Cold Winter, Warm PawsThe cold weather means cold paws for your pet! There are many preventative measures that you can use to decrease the risk of a paw injury in the cold winter months. Here are a few suggestions:1. Keep your pets’ paws...

 

Common Holiday Emergencies for Pets

Posted December 19, 2017 @ 11:27am

Common Holiday Emergencies for PetsIt seems like pet emergencies always happen at the worst times! During the holiday season when there are family gatherings, visitors and decorations are just a couple of the many reasons for a pet emergency to develop. Below is a list of common...

 

5 Common Holiday Plants That Are Toxic to Pets

Posted December 5, 2017 @ 12:56pm

5 Common Holiday Plants That Are Toxic to PetsHoliday time is here and that means holiday decorations! As fun as it is to be festive for the season, holiday plants can potentially be toxic to your pets. When decorating, it is important to be aware of where you are placing plants and decor to...

 

A Baking Guide to Homemade Dog Treats

Posted November 28, 2017 @ 1:00pm

A Baking Guide to Homemade Dog TreatsThe holiday season is beginning and that means it’s time to start baking! As fun as it is to share treats with our pups, it can also be hazardous to them. Here are a few common baking ingredients that can be dangerous for your pet to...