Can Pets Have Allergies?
Once spring hits in Oklahoma, it’s almost inevitable for many people to start getting a stuffy nose or itchy eyes. According to recent reports, nearly half of all pet owners don’t know that environmental allergens could also affect their pets and make them feel just as miserable as the people they depend on most.
Does Pet Food Quality Matter?
Just as nutrition is important for humans, a pet’s diet determines his or her health and well-being. Many owners take the time to read the ingredient list on pet food packaging, considering this a critical factor in selecting their pet’s food.
How Much Water Should a Dog Drink?
Water is essential for all life. It is required for every chemical process in the body: it moisturizes the air in the lungs, transports oxygen and other nutrients to cells via the bloodstream, regulates body temperature, and lubricates joints while also protecting internal organs. Drinking enough water is vital for your dog’s health.
Why is it Important to Trim Your Pet’s Nails?
A solid pet-grooming schedule includes more than just bathing and brushing your pet. To protect both the owner and animal, nails/claws should be clipped regularly.
Reasons to Spay or Neuter Your Pet
Choosing to sterilize a pet can often seem inhumane to some; however, the decision to spay or neuter your pet may be one of the most important decisions you make as a pet owner.
10 Goofy Things Cats Do and Why
With the right dedication to nurturing a relationship with a cat and spending quality time with them, many pet owners find the best companions of their lives; however, that does not mean that cats don’t have their own quirks and weird behaviors that may seem hard to understand.
10 Goofy Things That Dogs Do and Why
Dogs often have a personality all their own that is often accompanied by quirks and other unexplained actions. Although intelligent companions, there are also many things that dogs might do that their owners simply do not understand.
What Pets are Considered Exotic?
When most people hear the phrase “exotic pets”, the first animals that generally come to mind are monkeys and tigers. However, many mild-mannered, pocket pets that can be found in homes across the United States are also considered exotic.
How to Brush Your Dog’s Teeth
Periodontal disease is not only one of the most common health conditions seen among adult dogs, but it is also one of the most preventable. Most pet owners don’t know that the simple act of brushing your dog’s teeth could potentially add years to their life.
Alternative Sterilization for Pets
The team at Advanced Care Veterinary Hospital is constantly working to provide new and innovative treatment options and procedures to our clients and their pets.