Monthly Archives: September 2014

The changing nutritional needs of your pet


When you purchase pet food, it’s a good idea to read the label to be sure the food is meeting your pet’s nutritional needs. However, the descriptions on pet food labels can be confusing. Here’s a list of what you

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How to prevent and treat musculoskeletal disease in your pet


Musculoskeletal disease (disease that affects your pet’s bones, muscles and joints) can affect pets of all ages. They can have aches and pains just like we do. But, because of their survival instincts, they try to hide it. In the

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Detecting heart disease in dogs and cats


You can tell a lot about your pet by looking at them. But one thing you can’t see is their heart. Is it healthy or not? A pet may have developed heart disease, and even the most observant pet parent

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