Helping Stray and Feral Cats

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Pet overpopulation is a huge issue, and is one of the reasons there are so many sweet kitties in shelters. It’s also something we deal with quite a bit in this area. Tampa Bay has a significant number of stray … Read More »

Rescue Dog Day

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Rescue Dog Day is May 20th! We’re always thrilled to see rescue dogs getting second chances. All of our canine companions deserve loving homes. A Tampa, FL veterinarian discusses rescue dogs in this article. Finding Fido Are you ready to … Read More »

Cold Treats for Kitties

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Summer isn’t far off now. This time of year can be brutally hot here in Florida. Fortunately, we have some great ways to beat the heat, such as frozen treats. Last year we listed a few things you can make … Read More »

Tips for Adopting a Shelter Pet

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April 30th is Adopt A Shelter Pet Day! If you’re ready to adopt, please consider going through a shelter. This is a great way to find your new pet. A Tampa, FL vet offers some suggestions on this below. Take … Read More »

Getting Fido Ready for the Heat

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Summer’s not far off now. Florida can be scorching in the warmer half of the year. The worst of the hot weather may be a ways off, but this is a good time to start getting your pooch ready for … Read More »

Keeping a Senior Dog Active

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Is your canine pal getting up there in years? If so, your pet is entering a very special time in his life. Dogs are cute at any age, but senior dogs are just heart-meltingly sweet and lovable. Of course, while … Read More »

Things That Are Toxic to Pets

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Pets are very curious, which is one of the things that is the most fun about them. However, that inquisitiveness can backfire. Our furry friends don’t know what is and isn’t safe for them to eat or play with. Given … Read More »

Creating a Dog-Friendly Yard

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Do you have a yard for your canine companion to run and play in? If so, that’s great! Fido will still need daily walks, for both exercise and stimulation, but he’ll love being able to enjoy fresh air and sunshine. … Read More »

6 Reasons to Finish Training Your Dog

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February is Dog Training Education Month! If your canine companion hasn’t been properly trained yet, you’ll definitely want to finish Fido’s petucation. All dogs should know basic commands, such as Sit, Stay, Heel, Come, and Lay Down. This basic obedience … Read More »

6 Ways to Keep Your Cat Comfortable

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If there’s one thing we know about cats, it’s that they’re masters at getting comfortable. Fluffy has a special talent for being able to sleep on just about anything. (She also manages to sleep in positions that would result in … Read More »