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Responsible Dog Ownership Month

Responsible Dog Ownership Month

September 01, 2016

September is officially Responsible Dog Ownership Month! This is a perfect time to go over some important aspects of Fido’s care. Read on as a local San Jose, CA vet discusses some key points of responsible dog ownership. Training All pups should know common doggy obedience commands, such as Sit, Stay, Come, Heel, and Lay Down. If Fido doesn’t have these basics down, he may need to go back to school! Veterinary Care Fido should … Read More »

How to Convince Your Cat to Stay Indoors

March 01, 2016

Have you recently decided to keep your feline buddy inside? If so, you’ve made a great choice. Fluffy is definitely better off indoors, where she is protected from the dangers posed by cars, chemicals, weather, predators, and other kitties. Your pet may not agree with your decision, however, and may even try to override you! You may have to do a bit of pet parenting to convince Fluffy that the indoor life is good, but … Read More »

How to Manage a Cranky Cat

September 01, 2015

Do you have a sour puss on your hands? Just like people, kitties all have their own distinct personalities. Some cats are friendly and sociable, while others can be, well, a bit dour. Below, a Cambrian, CA vet discusses cranky cats. Medical Issues Just like people, kitties often act grumpy when they don’t feel well. If your cat is acting aggressive, hiding, or doesn’t want to be touched, have your vet examine her to rule … Read More »

Secrets to a Happy Gerbil

December 15, 2014

Have you recently added a gerbil to your household? Gerbils are very popular pocket pets, and with good reason. These adorable little balls of fur are very docile, don’t need much room, are quite clean, and are generally very easy to care for, even for beginners. All that said, gerbils do need some stimulation and care to truly be happy and healthy. You definitely don’t want a sad little gerbil! Here are some tips from … Read More »