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5 Ways to Lengthen Your Pet’s Life

March 01, 2019

Think about all of the love, companionship, and joy that your animal friend brings to you and your family, year in and year out. Wouldn’t you like to keep your pet around for as long as possible? There are several great ways to do just that—learn more here as your Los Gatos, CA vet tells you how to lengthen your pet’s life. Preventative Medicine Preventative medicine is the best way to keep your pet healthy … Read More »

Love Your Pet Day

February 15, 2019

February 20th is Love Your Pet Day! Of course, we think every day is Love Your Pet Day. Our animal companions deserve to feel loved and safe all the time! However, this is a great time to score some extra purrs and tail wags. A local San Jose, CA vet offers tips on pampering your pet in this article. Cats Cats have a reputation for being finicky, but that isn’t really warranted. Fluffy is actually … Read More »

Fluffy’s Nail Care Regimen

February 01, 2019

Does your kitty sometimes scratch up your sofa? Our feline pals are very cute, but they aren’t purrfect. Fluffy’s manicure habits can be quite frustrating at times. Read on as a Los Gatos, CA vet offers tips on teaching your cat better scratching habits. Understanding Your Furry Little Diva Your cat isn’t out to deliberately ruin your things. Cats actually need to scratch, to keep their claws healthy. In the wild, our feline friends use … Read More »

Answering Your Cat’s Questions

January 15, 2019

There’s a special kitty holiday around the corner: January 22 is Answer Your Cat’s Questions Day! If your feline pal could voice her questions, what do you think she would be the most curious about? A local Los Gatos, CA vet offers a few educated guesses below. Why Do You Take My Toys Away? Kitties, as you may have noticed, are quite playful and frisky. Unfortunately, Fluffy doesn’t really understand what is and isn’t safe … Read More »

New Year’s Resolutions Inspired By Dogs

January 01, 2019

Happy New Year! As we leave 2018 behind and move forward into 2019, many people are focusing on their goals for the new year. As it turns out, Fido can be great inspiration for this! Here, a Los Gatos, CA vet lists some resolutions inspired by Man’s Best Friend. Get Lots of Sleep Did you know that dogs spend about half of their time napping? You probably don’t need quite that much rest, but it … Read More »

Kittyproofing Your Tree

December 15, 2018

Kitties have some very cute holiday traditions, such as helping their humans decorate, supervising the cooking, and, of course, wreaking havoc on Christmas trees. Read on as a Los Gatos, CA vet offers some helpful advice on putting up a cat-proofed tree. Decorate Carefully Keep your feline buddy in mind as you are hanging decorations. Decorate the bottom part of the tree sparingly, and with safe, sturdy ornaments, things that won’t break if Fluffy knocks … Read More »

Homemade Holiday Doggy Treats

December 01, 2018

With the arrival of the holiday season, many of us are enjoying some delicious seasonal snacks. Our canine companions often find themselves with extra treats at this time of year. If you like cooking, you may want to make your pooch his holiday goodies. A Los Gatos, CA vet offers tips on cooking for Fido below. Ingredients Make sure to use only dog-safe ingredients. Some good options include peanut butter; whole-wheat flour; sodium-free broth; wheat … Read More »

Things Your Cat is Thankful For

November 15, 2018

Thanksgiving is on the way! While it’s always great to enjoy some delicious, seasonal food with our loved ones, it’s also important to remember the true meaning of the holiday: gratitude. What about your cat? If Fluffy could make a list of things she appreciates, what do you think would be on it? A Los Gatos, CA vet offers some suggestions below. Sunbeams Our feline friends do not actually run on solar power. However, you … Read More »

Adopting a Senior Dog

November 01, 2018

November is Adopt A Senior Pet Month! While we’re always happy to see any new pet going to a great home, adoptable senior pets do need a bit of extra attention. Read on as a San Jose, CA vet discusses adopting an older dog. Benefits of Getting An Older Pet Senior dogs can really make great pets. For one thing, they are absolutely adorable. Older dogs are often very sweet, calm, and affectionate. You may … Read More »

Halloween Dangers for Pets

October 15, 2018

Halloween is just around the corner! The autumn holiday is getting a bit more popular every year. Unfortunately, this time of year can be dangerous for our furry pals. Read on as a Los Gatos, CA vet discusses Halloween dangers for pets. Costumes We have to admit, dogs can be pretty adorable in costume. Fido makes a super cute dinosaur! However, keep your canine friend’s comfort and safety in mind when picking out clothes for … Read More »